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Trtlgrl2_78

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When I open Internet explorer, the staus bar on the bottom says "detecting proxy settings", it's never done this before. It eventually opens, but it takes forever.....
 
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Go to tools > internet options and go to the connections tab. Click the LAN button and uncheck "automatically detect settings"
 

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Thanks! I can sign onto MSN Messenger now too, which I haven't been able to do for two days!
 
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