Re: need help with newsgroups badly
"Kaja" <Kaja@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:3D03273F-87BB-451A-8765-114763C872AC@microsoft.com...
> Hi I really need some help here. Using a Compaq Presario Desktop with
> Windows Vista Home Premium and IE 7 and I can post and reply to other
> newsgroups just fine, but when I went into the Vista newsgroups and went to
> reply to a message no window pops ups. I tried multiple times and I can post
> and reply to other newsgroups such as this one and the internet explorer
> I tried to see if it was my browser or the website so I tried
> from a different computer a Dell PC running XP as OS and IE 7 and the same
> thing happened no window popped up to reply.
Good test. You've proved that that Vista portal is still broken. Nothing new.
> My pop up blocker is off. I
> cannot afford $60 to pay Microsoft and they said it was my IE settings, but I
> cannot see how that is if all the other newsgroups work fine and the problem
> repeats on two computers. Ay ideas from anybody? Any help would be greatly
> appreciated. Thanks in advance.
Use a different portal. Some of them aren't always broken.
Otherwise, as others are telling you use a real NNTP newsreader,
no login or Cookies required. <eg>