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Sec19Row53
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#1 Posted on 2.5.05 1855.41
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So I'm trying to log in to check my hotmail account, and I get an error telling me that cookies must be enabled. They are. Just for grins, I changed my security settings to low and tried it -- still nothing. I added passport.net and msn.com to sites where cookies are always allowed. Nothing.

I've contacted their help, but am curious if anyone else is having this trouble.

Thanks!

PS - "Hotmail" isn't in the spelling dictionary.
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#2 Posted on 2.5.05 1945.59
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Works for me, in both IE and Firefox.
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#3 Posted on 3.5.05 0434.46
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I've had similar troubles with sites like that.
I think I had to start from scratch for the site. Delete ANYTHING that could have possibly been related from the blocked/allowed cookies bit and start again.
One site kept throwing me in circles until I allowed cookies from their ad placements or something retarded like that.
Also, if you have a firewall,google bar, whatever, check those settings as well as your browser
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#4 Posted on 3.5.05 1153.13
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    Originally posted by Sec19Row53
    PS - "Hotmail" isn't in the spelling dictionary.
Thanks - it is now
Sec19Row53
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#5 Posted on 3.5.05 1338.49
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It must not like me -- it just happened to me here at work. Different version of Windows, different version of IE, same sudden result.

At least here I could understand some settings getting globally changed. Not sure about home, though.
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#6 Posted on 7.5.05 1231.48
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I had similar problems too. I'm pretty sure when it happened to me I had to re-install IE. I'd give it a try.
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#7 Posted on 12.5.05 1158.28
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Apparently, there's a new user agreement in effect now (at least, that's where it sent me when I tried logging into Hotmail this afternoon) ... Does this spell the end of free email from Microsoft, me wonders?

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