Are you running Vista or Vista SP1?
A1. You want to Allow cookies for "1911census.co.uk" (w/out the quotes; no
A2a. Explore the features: User Account Control:
What is User Account Control? - Windows Vista Help:
How to use User Account Control (UAC) in Windows Vista:
A2b. Explore the features: Internet Explorer Dynamic Security Protection:
What does Internet Explorer protected mode (PMIE) do? - Windows Vista Help:
Understanding and Working in Protected Mode Internet Explorer (PMIE):
A3. Support for AVG 7.5 Internet Security is about to end. (Actually,
Grisoft has repeatedly extended the original 31 Dec-08 deadline so who knows
what the deadline is now?) Please contact AVG Support ASAP for instructions
on upgrading to AVG 8.x Internet Security.
Support for AVG Anti-Spyware ended in May-08.
You're welcome, Val. Good luck.
> The website I am trying to enable is www.1911census.co.uk
> When I type the address in I am told that I have enetered an invalid
> domain!? I am running VistaOS Home Premium
> Sorry about my ignorance, but what is UAC?
> AVG 7.5 Internet Security and anti-spware is installed on my machine, with
> Windows firewall and Defender
> Thanks for trying to help me.
> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
>> Original thread:
>> Can you post the URL for the website in question, please?
>> Are you running Vista or Vista SP1 currently?
>> Was UAC enabled when you followed my instructions?
>> What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
>> subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than
>> Defender)? What third-party firewall (if any)?
>> Has a Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this machine
>> (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought it)?
>> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
>> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
>> AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
>> DTS-L http://dts-l.net/
>> Val wrote:
>>> I am grateful for your help - I did follow your instructions exactly,
>>> each time I try to open the website for the 1911 cencus of the uk it
>>> tells me to 'enable cookies'. Have you any other suggestions?