Re: IE7 cookies/session/connection problem
"Where are all the MS folks that worked on 7?"
Won't find any of them here. This a peer-to-peer newsgroup.
Errare humanum est
> Can anyone give some practical advice on how to deal with this? It's been
> about 6 weeks and there have been no replies. I know MS is working on IE8; is
> that the fix? Where are all the MS folks that worked on 7?
> "sean" wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I am experiencing a very odd issue with IE7 on multiple machines exhibiting
>> the same behavior and then on other machines not showing the problem at all.
>> The issue involves IE7 losing it's connection/session info when the website
>> opens a second window or tab from the a link in the first window/tab. The
>> most blatant example I have right now is in OWA, user logsin, sees their
>> inbox and then if a user double clicks a message to open it in it's own
>> window, reads it and then closes it and tries to go to another message,
>> they're prompted for their credentials again, but only on some machines.
>> Other identical machines (same base image for that matter) do not exhibit the
>> problem at all. This same problem occurs in other websites in a similar
>> manner, but don't prompt for UN/Pwd again, probably because they're not setup
>> to. If I install Firefox, it's works as expected, if I roll back to IE6, it
>> works as expected. Continues with tabs on or off, does it with pop-ups in new
>> tabs or seperate windows. Continues with cookies setting all the way off. I'm
>> stuck. Machines are HP's XP SP3 2GB RAM. Any help would greatly be