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  1. laxchris

    laxchris Guest

    i have been trying to download yahoo mesenger when i try to download it says Your current security settings prohbits running active X controls on this page when i hit ok i have to download it manualing and after i install it nothing happens...help!!
     
  2. Dela

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    click tools - internet options, click the security tab, what security level are you at?
     
  3. laxchris

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    it is at medium..
     
  4. Oriphus

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    Lower it down and try to download again
     
  5. laxchris

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    when it'a on low it still doesn't work
     
  6. Dela

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    Firewall??? Router??
     
  7. laxchris

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    i have wireless usb network adaptor
     
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    Praetor Moderator Staff Member

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    Does the WAP have a firewall? Ports that need to be forwarded? ICF?
     
  9. laxchris

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    how do i find out all that..
     
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    In your internet settings you cna ascertain whether or not a firewall is present and activated.
     
  11. Dela

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    Must be a firewall on the network, all that can explain it!
     
  12. laxchris

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    how do i turn of this firewall
     
  13. laxchris

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    i'am apart of a wireless network and the main computer is able to download it but i can't.
     
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    What WAP do you have? Make/model
     
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    Dont think ull be able to turn off the firewall if its there!
     
  16. laxchris

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    i have a linksys wireless USB network adaptor
     
  17. Dela

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    Has to be the wireless network, cant think of what else it could be!
     
  18. laxchris

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    can i do anything to fix it..
     
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    I wouldnt really know, dont havbe much experience with em!
     
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    Log into the router and check for DMZ Host (Under Advanced Settings)..... if that option is even available, set yourself as the DMZ host and then download the Yahoo Messenger
     

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