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error 403 forbidden

by flannie / November 3, 2008 4:15 AM PST

i get 403 forbidden when i search on u torrent

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It Means You Don't Have Permission For That Account
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / November 3, 2008 7:42 AM PST
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A little more information would be helpful.. Which operating system? What are you trying to find on the Torrent sites? The more information you give us, the better informed our answer will be.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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A 403 error means that ...
by Edward ODaniel / November 3, 2008 10:33 AM PST
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the HTTP data stream sent by the client (your Web browser) was correct, but access to the resource identified by the URL is forbidden for some reason.

The most common reason for this error is that directory browsing is forbidden for the Web site. Most Web sites want you to navigate using the URLs in the Web pages for that site. They do not often allow you to browse the file directory structure of the site. For example try the following URL to see what happens -

http://www.checkupdown.com/accounts/grpb/B1394343/

You need to confirm if you have encountered a "No directory browsing" problem. You can see this if the URL ends in a slash '/' rather than the name of a specific Web page (like the example above). If this is your problem, then you have no option but to access individual Web pages for that Web site directly.

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