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Firefox won't connect

By brifd1 ·
Internet Explorer works fine, Firefox cannot find the home page (or any other page for that matter). What might be blocking Firefox??? Windows XP is the OS. Thanks.

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by TheChas In reply to Firefox won't connect

Check that your firewall has not blocked Firefox.

If not, in Firefox, click on Tools, Options.

On the General Tab, click on the Connections Button.

Unless you have a proxy configuration, you should have Direct Connection to the Internet checked.


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by brifd1 In reply to

Good information to know, however, I've gotten it working some other way, but I'm not sure how. Speculation suggests it had to do with 2 anti-virus programs that were running - or attempting to run - simultaneously.

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