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Old 03-26-2010, 07:23 AM   #1
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gmail is not opening while google can be opened in ubuntu 9.10..


hi ...my internet is working well and i can manage to open google but cannot open gmail.....how can i get rid of this....
 
Old 03-26-2010, 07:28 AM   #2
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Can you open other websites?
Are you behind a proxy?
Do you have a firewall?
Is https allowed?
 
Old 03-29-2010, 04:41 AM   #3
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i can open other websites....i am behind a proxy...firewall is there in my office....http allowed.....firefox is not opening gmail....kindly help us
 
Old 03-29-2010, 05:29 AM   #4
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.http allowed..
is https allowed?
 
Old 03-29-2010, 06:05 AM   #5
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If you are behind a proxy and firewall and are using internet in office, there are chances https requests are blocked are so are the mailing sites. We do that at our office as well.
And be noted that do not try to flout the office policies or ask here how to break the rules. You might not get much help.
 
Old 03-29-2010, 06:34 AM   #6
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Have you set the proxy for https in your web browser?

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