I can’t see the mail site of yahoo ……

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Hi, I can't see my yahoo mailbox when I click the Mail botton it says 'The page cannot be displayed'!!!??? Even when I type the address of yahoo mail it says the same message 'The page cannot be displayed'!!!??? Just on one computer I have this problem!!!??? The OS is winxp pro sp2. Could you please help me? Thank you. --- Regards Mahnaz

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Is this at home or on a work computer at the office?

If at work, your network administrator may have blocked outside email addresses. Try going to www.hotmail.com and webmail.aol.com . Chances are, if you can’t get to those, then outside email is being blocked at work.first of all check with ur network admin whether it is barred or not.then check with ur lappy settings..delete cookies

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  • Guardian
    Is there any new software you have installed? And just check to make sure you don't have any spyware. If you have the Yahoo Toolbar try and uninstall it and see if there is a difference. Keep us informed Regards Newton PS: Also check for any unwanted software that might block you connectivity or delay.
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  • Aliyani
    Hi, I have this problem at work just on one computer just for yahoo mail site because I can go to www.hotmail.com and webmail.aol.com and others!!!! I don't have yahoo toolbar and spyware too!! I wait for your help. Thank you. ---- Regards Mahnaz
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  • Sidzilla
    On the computer that has a problem, clear your internet caches, i.e. history, cookies, offline files. Then open a command prompt and ping mail.yahoo.com. It should resolve to the ip address and come back with a response. If it doesn't you may have some type of malware that has altered your host file. I would recommend booting in to safe mode and running Spybot S&D, Adaware, and/or Windows Defender just to be sure, and scanning with an updated antivirus program in any case.
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  • Zbatia
    I had a similar problem with one user's PC. When she installed the update for Adobe reader, it did install the Yahoo! toolbar and messed up the IE setting. When I uninstalled the toolbar, the problem is gone. I also agree with Sidzilla regarding the DOS mode. It is what I always do if I want to test the connectivity with a web site. Sometimes the router on the way to the web site is down or extremely slow, so you are getting the time-out error message: "..cannot be displayed"
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  • Hetmil
    delete cookies
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