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#1 Sunhaven73

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Posted 07 August 2006 - 06:10 AM

i've tried to change my home page to yahoo, but it keeps reverting back to msn (originally installed in my computer) every single time. very irritating.

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Posted 07 August 2006 - 08:03 AM

What anti-malware aps are you running. You may have one or more set to protect your homepage thereby eliminating your ability to change it.

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Posted 07 August 2006 - 06:50 PM

Go into Safe Mode and change it there, then reboot. Seems to be the only way I could because of some anti-spyware was keeping me out.

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Posted 07 August 2006 - 11:10 PM

if you have a utility called IBM Access Connections there is a option within the IBM Access Connections application the option exists to override proxy & homepage settings

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Posted 07 August 2006 - 11:51 PM

If you are running Ad-Aware or Spybot,disable one at a time then change your home page then re-enable it.
Check if you have "Windows Defender", it is a free antispyware
program from Microsoft, If you have Windows Defender, I believe there is
an option in Internet Explorer under Tools/Advanced Options, to
keep your homepage as msn.com....
Also... Home page setting changes unexpectedly, or you cannot change your home page
settings,a good KB article to read:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?...kb;en-us;320159
Hope something in this helps!
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