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can't open yahoo games like pool r canasta

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by sun_shiner69, Apr 7, 2005.

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  1. sun_shiner69

    sun_shiner69 Thread Starter

    Apr 7, 2005
    someone plzzzzzz help i cant live without playin cards n pool on yahoo but when i click on the room i want it wont open up it used to but now it dont waaaaaaaa i havin pool withdrawals i need help
  2. Cheeseball81

    Cheeseball81 Retired Moderator

    Mar 3, 2004
    Try clearing out your browser cache first.

    Double-check that Java and JavaScript are fully enabled in your browser:

    Click "Tools" in the menu bar, and then select "Internet Options."
    Click the "Security" tab. For the Internet zone, be sure that the Security level is set to "Medium" or below. (If you have chosen to customize your security settings for the Internet zone, be sure that under the Java heading, "Java permissions" is not set to "Disable Java." You will want to select one of the three safety levels instead. Also be sure that under the Scripting heading, "Scripting of Java Applets" is set to "Enable" or "Prompt.")
    Next, click the "Advanced" tab.
    Scroll down until you see the sub heading "Java VM."
    Check the boxes next to "Java logging enabled" and "Java console enabled." (Note: If you checked the box next to "Java JIT compiler enabled" and are experiencing freezing problems, uncheck that box.)
    Note to Windows XP users

    By default, the Windows XP operating system comes with the Internet Explorer 6 browser without the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) installed, which is required to run Java programs such as Yahoo! Games.

    If you install Windows XP over an existing installation of Windows that already has Internet Explorer with a JVM installed, then you should be able to play justs fine.

    At this time Microsoft no longer provides a download of the JVM if you do not already have it installed. You are welcome to contact them for information on where to find and download this program.

    However, you have the option to download Sun's Java plug-in by visiting


    Sun is the creator of Java, and their plug-in will allow you to play Yahoo! Games.
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