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#1 Wolfknoc

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Posted 27 August 2006 - 11:27 AM

My mother is running Win 98. She is now getting the plain box W/ the red X in the upper left corner. Had her open IE/Internet Ops./Advance/go to multimedia/ make sure box is checked for show pictures. Did this and box was checked, however still getting red x when trying to view pictures and/or e-cards. At a loss as to what to tell her now. help anybody!! thanks in advance Wolf

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Posted 27 August 2006 - 03:41 PM

Try temporarily shutting down your firewall as an experiment.
I have seen Zone Alarm cause this when the security settings were set too high
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Posted 27 August 2006 - 07:04 PM

Perhaps this MS article will help resolve the problem:

http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=283807

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#4 Wolfknoc

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Posted 27 August 2006 - 11:54 PM

Thanks folks, I will pass this on to her and see if she can follow directions and will let you know how she did. Thanks again. W.

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Posted 09 September 2006 - 07:53 PM

Thanks folks, I will pass this on to her and see if she can follow directions and will let you know how she did. Thanks again. W.


This little gal will get rid of that red x. I couldn't resist. Seriously hope you get the problem solved.

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