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Can't use links in newsletters

By datarend ·
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Maybe I'm having a senior's moment but about a week ago I lost the ability to use the links to specific topics in the various TechRepublic newsletters. I don't have problems with any other newsletters or URLs. I have tried using both Outlook and Windows mail in Vista. Maybe I have changed a setting. Any help would be appreciated as I value these resources.

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Try this

by nepenthe0 In reply to Can't use links in newsle ...

Right-click the link, and you will see a context menu that includes copy shortcut. Click this, which saves the URL to the clipboard.

Next, clear the browser window, and use Ctrl-V to paste the saved URL into the window. Hit enter. That should do it.

I don't know the reason for this glitch, which I often encounter, but I suspect it relates to a security parameter set in your browser menu. Perhaps others with more knowledge about this will post the definitive answer in this thread.

Rick/Portland, OR

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links

by george18 In reply to Try this

I tried this but I got a message saying that no pages could be found with that address. Any other suggestions?

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I have the same problem

by george18 In reply to Can't use links in newsle ...

I have the same problem. It started about 1 week ago. Nothing I have done has helped. I hope somebody can come up with how to solve this problem

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Can't use links in newsletters

by datarend In reply to I have the same problem

I solved the problem on my sytem George by experimenting with the Advanced settings in the Internet options in the control panel. Set the default option first tried that and then tweaked one at a time until things changed. Hope this helps

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Which one?

by ThumbsUp2 In reply to Can't use links in newsle ...

You didn't tell him which setting you found that fixed the problem.

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by george18 In reply to Can't use links in newsle ...

Tried this , but no joy.

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