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mikeyh



Location : Dordogne France

PostSubject: Calling any computor-wise people!   Tue Aug 09, 2011 3:28 pm

I use windows 7 and ie8 , when somebody posts a link and i click on it, nothing happens. When i switch to firefox it loads OK. why is that?

mikey
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clive_t



Location : Portsmouth, England

PostSubject: Re: Calling any computor-wise people!   Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:57 pm

Mikey, what happens if you right-click on the link in IE?

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clive_t



Location : Portsmouth, England

PostSubject: Re: Calling any computor-wise people!   Tue Aug 09, 2011 5:14 pm

Seems it's a problem with clicking on links that try to open new windows or tabs...

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie8-windows_7/links-in-will-not-open-a-new-window-or-tab-in/e312e580-1cbc-496b-8c6b-b69b8535a7bb

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KleineDicke



Location : Deep in the Heart of Texas (Houston)

PostSubject: Re: Calling any computor-wise people!   Tue Aug 09, 2011 5:32 pm

mikeyh wrote:
I use windows 7 and ie8 , when somebody posts a link and i click on it, nothing happens. When i switch to firefox it loads OK. why is that?

mikey

Because IE sux and Firefox rocks.

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mikeyh



Location : Dordogne France

PostSubject: Re: Calling any computor-wise people!   Tue Aug 09, 2011 7:15 pm

thanks guys
Clive i followed your link, Ta, I think I'll just stick with Firefox!!

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