Re: Unable to open the internet site
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Michael Hooker wrote:
> I have three PCs, all have IE7, fully updated by the MS update service.
> have the same settings, as far as I can tell. On just one of the PCs, IE7
> has suddenly started refusing to deal with links to downloadable files.
> "Internet Explorer was not able to open the internet site. The requested
> site is
> either unavailable or cannot be found. Please try again later."
> This is patently not true, because the files can be downloaded using IE7
> my other PCs, or by using Firefox. There is no problem accessing the
> containing the links, only clicking the download links produces this
> message, and only in the one copy of IE7.
> I can accept that some obscure setting may have been inadvertently
> preventing me from downloading files, but if so the error message does not
> reflect this. The site is available, and can be found, the files at the
> ends of the links are available and can be found.
> Please can someone tell me what to do to fix this annoying problem?