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My Yahoo Home Page Wont Open


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#1 jimymac

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Posted 25 January 2008 - 02:23 PM

the last few days I have tried to open my yahoo web page and all i get is The page cannot be displayed, so Im thinking its yahoos fault so i pull out my laptop and I get my home page, so its my computer..
now all my security and ad prevention that i have on my laptop I have exactly on my computer, so I shut down my virus protection, admuncher and spyware dr and still no home page, i can get yahoos home page ,i can get my yahoo mail page just not the home page, what else could it be
thank you for any help you can give me, also every other web page loads perfectly

Edited by jimymac, 25 January 2008 - 02:25 PM.


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Posted 25 January 2008 - 04:59 PM

Hello and welcome. What browser and Operating system are you using?
First do this
Delete your temporary Internet files and cookies. To do this, follow these steps:
a. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
b. Double-click Internet Options.
c. Under Temporary Internet Files, click the Settings button.
d. Click the View Files button.
e. Press CTRL+A to select all files.
f. Press DEL or click the Delete option at the top of the window.
g. Click the Yes button on the dialog box that appears.
h. After all the files are gone, close the window.
i. Click OK two times.
j. Close Control Panel.
k. Close and reopen browser.

Edited by boopme, 25 January 2008 - 05:00 PM.

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Posted 25 January 2008 - 05:12 PM

thank you for the welcome, I have windows xp and browser IE 6.0 i did all you mentioned didnt fix the problem, there has to some type of program that wont let me open that page
this is really confusing
thanks for the help

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Posted 28 January 2008 - 05:03 PM

There are so many reasons for this. So I feel I'll just have to let you run thru this page.
Error message when you try to access a Web site in Internet Explorer 6: "Page Cannot Be Displayed"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/326155/
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