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Can't access internet, please help.

Everything was fine, but then, everytime now I try to access Internet Explorer, I get one of the following messages. Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage, or, The address is not valid. I know I have connection as Outlook still receives my email, Norton is still receiving updates, but anything that has to open a IE window will give one of the messeges. I have XP Pro with all updates on a Dell Vostro 1510. I run Norton 360, which finds nothing, I've ran Malwarebytes, nothing. I need my laptop back and really don't want to have to format and reload everything. Please help.

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2 ideas.

1. Use another browser.

2. Since you didn't reveal which Internet Explorer, I'm left to guess if the reset settings button was used. Read

Also, be sure your choice of PROXY is correct. Most often the right choice is no proxy.

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maybe solved

Thanks for the help. It was my proxy setting that was keeping off the web. At least now I can go online and find more help. I still think I have a malware bug. I did download Firefox and install it for help the next time it screws up. Again, thanks.

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About spyware.
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Thanks Bob and I will. At least now I can update my Malwarebytes and see if it finds anything.


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