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Freezes up in Yahoo games.

by imearly4u / April 22, 2004 6:26 PM PDT

I have XP home, use cable. When I attempt to leave yahoo games the last window freezes up. Only way to get out is re booting. con-alt-del wont come up when I try to use it. Any help appreciated.

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Re:Freezes up in Yahoo games.
by mngenea / April 24, 2004 4:57 AM PDT

I just purchased a laptop with XP and mine does the same thing when I close yahoo games. I use DSL.

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Re:Re:Freezes up in Yahoo games.
by mike2507 / April 24, 2004 9:26 AM PDT

Had the same kind of problem until some one told me to do the following and it fix the hang ups and freeze ups at yahoo games. Delete your cookies and Histroy files. If you are not sure how to do it this is were you go . First open explorer click on "TOOLS" >internet options>Delete Tempoary files & also Click "Delete cookies". After I did that that was the end of all my problems with getting in and out of the yahoo games.

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