internet explorer 6 problem

By absouloote ยท 4 replies
Sep 18, 2003
  1. hi everyone, i was wondering if someone can help me with this problem? i recently installed windows xp pro on my new maxtor 160gb hard drive and everything went fine. i installed aol and i can connect to the internet and view pages with that browser, but when i try to view pages with IE6 or update windows it says "cannot find server.....the page cannot be displayed" i have this computer connected to a netgear rp614 router, and the other computer seems to connect fine using IE6. does anybody know whats goin on?
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Since this is a new install, I guess you haven't set up networking correctly. Copying all network settings (besides computer name and IP address if not automatic) from the other computer should do the trick.
  3. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,572   +65

  4. Charles Hammond

    Charles Hammond TS Rookie Posts: 59

    download netscape
    uninstall ie6
    reinstal ie6
  5. absouloote

    absouloote TS Rookie Topic Starter

    sorry i took so long to respond i fixed the problem, the problem was with aol. when it detected my modem i set it to broadband instead of home network. as soon as i changed it, it solved my problem. thanx to all that helped.
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