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Cookies (and sometimes the cache ) are being eating.

by mabauti / March 3, 2006 12:00 PM PST

When I close the web browsers (Opera and/or Firefox), I have to log in again (on the sites required); I don't use IE (is excessively slow for me)

- I do not have CLEAR COOKIES ON EXIT (or clear cache on exit) enabled on the browsers.

- I scanned with antyspyware (Ad Aware, SpyBot & MS A-Spy) and with Avast AV and found neither spyware nor virus. All of them are up to date.

Any advices? Sad

p.s. I'm using WXP-H

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Cookies
by tomron / March 3, 2006 12:34 PM PST
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(NT) (NT) Do you have Java enabled
by tomron / March 3, 2006 1:01 PM PST
In reply to: Cookies
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Re: Of course I have Java enabled.
by mabauti / March 3, 2006 5:10 PM PST

Before doing this thread,I had cleaned the cache and cookies before several attempts w/o results

p.s. Sorry for the delay

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I know,it was a long shot
by tomron / March 3, 2006 9:39 PM PST

I recently had this issue in which i could not log in on cnet.For days i could not get this issue resolved.

Then i got it.This is what i did

In FF>tools>options>privacy>cookies>exceptions button,maybe certain sites are blocked and you could change the status,worked for me.Don't know anything about Opera

Just a thought
Tom

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Disregard last post,I forgot you are able log in
by tomron / March 3, 2006 9:47 PM PST

This is a tough one.I goggled and googled and googled

you could also try the firefox and oprea forums

I tried FF forum,to no avail

Stick around for more feedback

Tom

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Just a link to the other discussion.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 3, 2006 10:20 PM PST
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Re:
by mabauti / March 4, 2006 8:31 AM PST

Thanks.

I'm reading. I'll update later

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Re: Re : he he , That's the same question I did later.
by mabauti / March 4, 2006 8:40 AM PST
In reply to: Re:

I started a discussion here due an advice of Roddy :).

Yep. I used the auto-scan log page, w/o result Sad

I'll try uninstalling some programs. I'll update later.

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