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Old 05-15-2006, 01:15 PM   #1
dipankar
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can not login yahoo mail, hotmail from Redhat/ Firefox browser


Hello All,

I am a new Linux user. I am using Redhat 9 distro. and
Firefox as web browser.

My laptop has IP address assinged by DHCP. I can browse all sites perfectly.
Interesting thing is, when i try to login yahoo mail, my universt mail server, hotmail server

any of them is not login. shows

" The connection has timed out... "

All of them perfectly works when I switch to Windows XP.

Is that any reason for using Linux?
what should i do?

Thanx in advance for help.

/dipankar
 
Old 05-15-2006, 08:45 PM   #2
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You were able to login to this site? Is it just those specific sites or all login sites?
 
Old 05-16-2006, 12:56 AM   #3
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Hello dipankar,

Have you blocked the sites in your browser's deny list? If so, it would reject them.

Thanks,,
 
  


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