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Internet Explorer cookie problem

Q: Internet Explorer cookie problem

I'm running Win98 with IE 6. For the past week or so, when I log on to emusic.com the next page (after the login page) shows nothing but code. I cut and pasted it and sent it to their help person, and she said it looked like it's posting my cookie information to the page. She gave me a few things to try, such as, deleting my cookies, checking my security settings, etc. I tried everything she suggested, but it didn't fix the problem. The only change I've made that I can think might have started this was downloading the latest security patches from Microsoft's Windows Update page.

Here's part of what appears on the page:

!HTTP/1.0 302 Moved Date: Sun, 13 Oct 2002 19:29:52 GMT Server:
Apache/1.3.12m1 (Unix) sw/1.7 yasl/2.25 bw/3.37 mod_perl/1.24 rewrite/3.3
include/3.6 Set-Cookie: VUI17_FIRST_NAME=Anthony; domain=.emusic.com;
path=/; expires=Tue, 12-Oct-2004 19:29:53 GMT Set-Cookie:
Any input/suggestions are greatly appreciated. Thank you, in advance.

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A: Internet Explorer cookie problem

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Why do I have a cookie problem only when trying to log on to eBay? It keeps telling me that "this computer is not accepting cookies". This is the only site that does this. If I change my password and then try to log on - it accepts it! Are there any settings that I can change to solve this?

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hey guys,

internet explorer seems to be having some trouble keeping cookies after i have started to delete them frequently. what happens is that after i post at forums or mark things as read it doens't show this on my browser unless i refresh it a couple times and even then it doesn't show it happening. this just started happening, there are no viruses on my computer and for about half a year it didn't do this. anyone here know what is wrong? thanks.

A:Internet Explorer cookie error!!

Hiya and welcome

Go to Control Panel | Internet Options. General tab. Under Temperoy Internet Files, click on Settings.
Make sure its set to Every Visit to the Page.

Also, empty the Temp Internet Files. Click on Delete Files, and them Delete Offline Content.
Also, you may want to try a repair:

Control panel | AddRemove. Doubleclick Microsoft Internet Explorer. Choose Repair, apply and restart.



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I'm using internet explorer 11 with windows 10.

Q. What format can be specified with expires=<DATE> in the Set-Cookie field?

As a way to expire cookies, I have set the Set-Cookie expires date to a point in the past.

When I tested

The following formats are not supported

Set-Cookie: expires=Wed, 01-Jan-70 00:00:00 GMT

However, the following formats are supported.

Set-Cookie: expires=Wed, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 GMT

Thank you.

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i'm using internet explorer 11 with windows 10.
Q. What format can be specified with expires=<DATE> in the Set-Cookie field?

As a way to expire cookies, I have set the Set-Cookie expires date to a point in the past.

When I tested
The following formats are not supported
Set-Cookie: expires=Wed, 01-Jan-70 00:00:00 GMT

However, the following formats are supported.
Set-Cookis: expires=Wed, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 GMT
Thank you.

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Hello .
I can delete cookie file from INetCache folder but i cant run deletion by PShell or BAT 
the path is  :
 C:\Users\my user name\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\INetCache
the file is TEXT file with a "cookie" description  :
Cookie:[email protected]/
i do not want to delete all users cookies or folder .

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There is a website that users login in to resolve remote issues,
The Login screen appears, they login. All is Fine.
They Logoof the Website.
Try to Login Again and just get a white screen.
I determined the issue is caused by a cookie the website drops into IE Temporary Folder.
As I delete that cookie and the login screen again appears and they can login, but process repeats when they logout.
I searched the Internet and found the following batch file that will delete all cookies....
@echo off
set Cookies=C:\Users\%USERNAME%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\
del /q /s /f "%Cookies%"

How do I change it to just delete 1 Cookie?
The cookie would be:
C:\Users\supcbn\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\cookie:[email protected]/

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Hi all,
I just upgraded to Windows 7 ultima and it has IE8 with it, when i had vista running (IE7) i could save the cookies for sites i visited all the time in the allow part of ccleaner, so every time i clicked hotmail, lets say, i would log straight in.

Now, i have done the same for IE8 except even though ccleaner has saved the cookies i have allowed, IE8 never remembers my log in details so i have to log in to about 8 different sites everytime i shut down/switch on.
Where do i set this option up in IE8 please ?

thanks so much for reading and for anyhelp.

A:Explorer 8 cookie saves?

Under internet options then under privacy then advance. Pretty much the same as prior IE. There are some new security features though. You need to read though what you want to use in IE8. Or just use Firefox or even test that out with what your doing. Make sure you got the latest Ccleaner. You may also want to try instead of Ccleaner is Fcleaner.

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I'm trying to find help with Internet Explorer 6.

When I go to some pages, inespecific, all the windows of Internet Explorer that were opened suddenly closes.

I don't receive any error message, the program just finishs.

I'm using Windows XP Professional with SP2 and all the OS updates up to date through WindowsUpdate site.

I suppouse that Internet Explorer is damaged or corrupt, so I tryed re-installing SP2, but the problem continues.

I'm using Zone Alarm Free Edition and Avast Home Edition.

I've scanned the system with Adaware and Spybot Search and Destroy but they couldn't find any problem.

I executed Hijackthis v1.99.1 but I can't identify any suspicious (I'm not expert). So I attach the Log File for your evaluation.

Please, any help will be very useful.

Buenos Aires - ARGENTINA



Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 07:46:32 a.m., on 24/04/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Photoshop Elements 5.0\PhotoshopElementsFileAgent.exe
C:\... Read more

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I changed internet providers and now my browser won't work. I have good internet connection but can't get the browser to work. Please help me.

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Out of no where,came,Brower Tracking Code,how do I get rid of it?
I tried 2 of Pc Pitstops suggestions,they didnt work.
This is a security issue.

A:Giant Internet Cookie

I wouldn't of thought of a Browser Tracking cookie as a security threat, but to get rid of things similar, I use Ad-Aware SE

Free and effective.
Link from download.com


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Hello to all! First post!!!

Ok, I have a laptop and a PC as well as the offending laptop. All run Vista and IE7. The PC and one of the laptops work fine on a certain major retailers website and upon clicking an item it adds to my basket no problem. And keeps it there!! BUT..... The offending laptop just WONT save the items. I have mailed the company of the site and there is no issue there end. I have just got this laptop and it runs the same specs. Vista, IE7, Kasperspy. I have copied the internet security settings from the working computers but still no joy. You click the item, the page refreshes but the basket is empty. Clicking the basket just says it is empty etc.

I have deleted all cookies ssl's etc etc even re-formatted but nope just wont work. I know I could use the other computers to place my order but would like to sort THIS one!! Other sites work fine by the way.

Any help/ suggestions appreciated.

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hi there
just a quick question,
is there a program out there that can delete all traces of where you have been on the internet?
(temp files,cookies,address bar,ect)
i have found some but none that are free.
can you sugest anything

A:internet cash and cookie washer

CleanUp is free. If you run it make sure that 'Favorite Places' is UNchecked or it'll delete your Favorites list.

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Hi Guys ive just installed panda Internet Security, just the AntiVirus, Anti Spyware/Dialer/Spam Protection - No Firewall or Web Content Filtering.....Everything seems ok BUT...If i go to a website like hotmail or these forums i can login no problem and ill try to view or post a message and it will ask me to re-login and it has then lost my username info which is usually stored there, the only way i can get to post or view a mesage is to disable Panda?

Do you guys have any idea why??

I have also noticed that it has limited me viewing several websites like www.mess.be when i click it it half loads then just stops, but when i turn Panda off it loads fine?

A:Panda Internet Security Cookie Problems


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hi, just info gathering here; anyone know about http cookie monter intrusion attacks. I have mozilla firefox-latest version 1-0-4, for awhile,.. but just recently my Norton's is detecting/halting quite a few 'http cookie monster' attack intrusion attempts while I browse with Firefox. It's determined to be a 'moderate' threat.... any input out there on this? [ps.I did some googling on this and went to Firefox site- just seeking members input here]

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I'm having a problem with Internet Explorer where it cant connect to any webpage at all.
I have tried to troubleshoot the problem but the troubleshooter says that it cannot find the problem. It works when i start it up in no addons mode but even if i disable all the addons that i could find in manage addons it still doesn't work unless i use no addon mode.

No other computer has this problem other than me so it's not a problem with the router, but i can also use other browsers just fine with no problems.

I tried multiple attempts at solution trying to fix this such as:
ipconfig release,renew and flushdns
the two netsh command that, i think, flush the ipv4 and some other connection
disabling all addons in Internet explorer
reseting all internet explorer settings
checking if Proxy settings are accidentally enabled
Using antivirus + antimalware + antispyware to check for viruses(though i do think it is a virus)
Uninstalling and reinstalling Internet Explorer
System restore is out of the question because it doesnt have a restore point before this occured
If it helps, i had a "strain" of a computer virus named [email protected] + "Mutations" of that virus in the same folder and it seemed to have happened a couple days after i had gotten rid of it using help from my anti-virus's support team, i'm in the 7th step of fully removing it. I also did SFC /Scannow in cmd so i can post it if i need to.

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A:Internet Explorer 9 cannot connect to internet, Cant find problem

York, welcome to Sevenforums.

Try both of these, one after the other:
Troubleshooting Internet Explorer Issues
Internet Troubleshooting Guide

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Had the AV Security Suite virus and tried to remove it using Malwarebytes, AVG (Free Version) and Ad-Aware. Things seemed good because I was able to connect to the internet again and didn't have the annoying pop-ups associated with this virus but obviously all wasn't that good after all.

Whether I use Internet Explorer (8.0) or Safari to browse.. if I tried to click on recommended links in the search results it would redirect me in both browsers. Very annoying. Also.. if I clicked on a link thru an email in my Outlook Express - it would not open.

Then Internet Explorer wouldn't open anymore either!!! So I'm done trying to fix this. I need the pros at Bleeping Computer now more than ever...

Obviously I've heard about Combofix but have not run because of recommendations not to do so without supervision.

Thanks in advance!

A:Internet redirect problem in Internet Explorer & Safari !

I had a guy come to me with that virus the other day. I wasnt able to even boot up or load/update MBam as it wasnt allowing it to connect to the servers (so it was worthless for now). I eventually had to boot into an UBCD, ran Superantispyware which found about 65 entries. I then rebooted and tried safemode which worked. I was able to scan with Mbam (and update it) which found the files associated with AV security suite and the problem was all gone.

So I guess I would suggest running SAS and see if that finds anything, if anyone else has better advice feel free to correct me, thats just what I used to get rid of it.

Hope you get rid of it, its an annoying one (not as annoying as Virus:Win32/Alureon.H which another guy got..that was nasty)


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Hi, this is my first post here. We got a new computer a few months ago, one with Windows XP. My son, who has his own laptop, set me up as the Administrator. My husband, who thinks he knows a lot about computers,but DOES NOT, has been entering the Temporary Internet file, and Cookie file, and deleting things without I imagine, even completely understanding what he is doing. The other night, he deleted some things while my 16 year old daughter was in the room, and she tried to get him to stop because she said , although she couldn't see the whole thing, a box popped up that said removing this might be harmful to the computer. My husband still removed it, telling her he "Knew what he was doing." The next day, I had numerous problems with the computer, including an inability to get a dial up connection, once I did get one, I could not get a lot of our pages to open, and several other things. My son ran Ad Aware, Spybot, and Clean Up, in case we had gotten something on the computer, but it didn't help, and he had to do a Systems Restore. My daughter then told us that my husband had been removing things from the computer. My son said to check here, and see if there was anyway I could add those files to the ones that only the Administrator could tinker with. A friend of his online last night said for me to just drag those items into my Administrator files, but my son was not sure if this would work, and doesn't want us to screw around with the files if it wasn't ... Read more

A:Can I password protect the Temporary Internet files and the Cookie file?

My, you do seem to be having problems. The answer to your question is that you can only protect folders that are in your user profile. Folders such as Internet Temporary Files and Cookies are common folders and therefore accessible to anyone. However, deleting files from these folders is unlikely to cause the problems you describe. I routinely clear out my temp files and cookies. It just means that for those websites where, for example, passwords are needed, you will have to re-enter them rather than it being done automatically, but it wouldn't stop access to sites. It's more likely that system or program files are being altered or deleted. If your husband is a restricted user, he shouldn't be able to alter these. If you've got problems with your computer you can try doing a system restore. Do you know how to do this?

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3 computers in the house, 2 desktops and one laptop. All of them primarily use IE8. Both desktops have no problems. Sites that require a login stay logged in. The laptop however will at times keep all sites logged in for a week (though infrequent) but most often it is only a few days and sometimes will drop all logins multiple times a day often while surfing. The laptop has not programs that are not shared with at least one if not both of the other computers. All the settings I can think of in the browser, antivirus, firewall are the same across the computers.
Can anybody think why I should frequently be losing cookies and be getting logged out of all my sites on the laptop? I'm stumped now.

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Every Time I Set My Cookies To Block 3rd Party Cookies, They Suddenly Get Reset To No Settings At All. I Am Using Windows Xp, Adaware, Spybot, Spyware Blaster, And The Firewall On Xp Sp2, Any Help I Would Appreciate. Also Is Anyone Familar With A Product..advanced Searchbar? Is It Good Or Full Of Spyware??
Thanks People. Ratter52!!!

A:Cookie Problem

Hi and welcome. Please don't start another thread for the same problem.

Reply back to this post to bring it to the top again. A better place to have posted it would have been web and email, and I'll move it when I'm through closing this one.


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A couple of days ago I used a search engine to locate web sites and then visited one page. Yesterday I received an email advertising products that were on the page I looked at.

I thought my anti cookie programme was supposed to prevent this sort of thing happening assuming the cookie was responsible.

I only allow cookies on two sites and this is one of them. Should I be configuring the programme to delete cookies immediately instead of prompting first ?



A:Is it a cookie problem?

Have you unchecked always allow per session cookies? If this is set, then it will keep the cookie and then discard it after the session closes.

Some Browsers use your email address for anonymous ftp logons. IE 6 doesn't but some earlier versions did. I set my IE to always prompt me if the site asks for a password for ftp.

It could also just be a coincidence that you got an email hawking that product.

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when I use firefox now ( after recent upgrade) I get asked for login details on several sites ( inc this one!) I have cookies enabled, this doesnt happen on ALL sites I visit & it doesnt happen at all using other browsers ( I often use google chrome)
Any ideas?

A:cookie problem?

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I've seen similar posts and tried the usual fixes (delete individual cookies, delete cookies and cache through "Clear all private data") and the problem persists: some sites just won't stay logged in, others won't even log me in to start with. The prescribed "fix" works for a while, but then breaks again.

The latter manifested itself with Gmail today, where I would use my proper login but it would go right back to the login prompt. I used "Clear all private data" per Gmail support and that fixed that, but now I have the same thing going on with another site.

I'm sure deleting the cookie for that site will fix it again (it has before) but there's got to be a more permanent fix, as this is happening regularly since upgrading to FF3.

Edit: d-oh! And it just happened with TSG!!

A:Odd cookie problem in FF3

Did you upgrade to Firefox 3 over a previous Firefox 2 installation?


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My dad is trying to login to his internet banking account, but the site says
"we are unable to sign in to your account because your browser is not set to accept cookies. Please enable cookie by going into your browser's preferences"
So i went to Tools and click internet control and privacy to allow session cookie, first party cookie and third party cookie, and I closed IE6 and open it again to try to login, but i got the same message again. I try to uninstall ie6 and reinstall again, but that didn't work. I also tried firefox 0.8 and i get the same message

Can anyone help me????

A:IE6 cookie problem

Do you use a firewall,you have to allow them there too.Also the cookies you need to allow are called session cookies.

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the cookies of my browser have been enabled but so far on one certain site before i log into my banking account this message pops up.. on both my opera browser and IE

"You do not have cookies enabled, please go into your browser's preferences and enable cookies so that Easy Web will function correctly"

i enabled the cookies and restarted and it still continues to pop up with that message.

A:cookie problem

hello? help?

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Hi there,

Ive recently had an issue with PC's on a domain here at work. They seem to be having cookie problems. Users cant log into email accounts and forums seem to log users out and people have to re-sign in alot.

All the browsers are set to accept cookies, i have checked this on PC's experiencing this problem.

So even though the PC's browsers are accepting cookies, websites dont seem to think they are.. any ideas??


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I just started having a problem with online banking.Every time I shut down my laptop it clears the cookies because I have to call the bank to log in.Never had this problem before.I have not changed anything.Windows 10 and MS Edge browser.

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I'm trying to log into my bank account but for some reason I can't anymore! I was able to before I formatted this stupid thing

when I enter my username/password and click "sign in" a msg box comes up and says.....

"We were unable to sign you in to your account because your browser is not set to accept cookies. Please enable cookies by going into your browser preferences"

now I changed my settings to accept ALL cookies in IE, and i still got that msg....I have norton products installed and I disabled Internet Security and Antivirus and I'm still getting the same message!

what else could be blocking the cookies? (XP firewall is off too btw)

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Certain websites I need to reach nut am told to adjust the browser so that it accepts cookies.

I use IE and in internet options-> privacy, I have "accept all cookies"

What am I missing?

A:Cookie problem

You will also need to turn off any ad blocking or pop up stopping software you are using.

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My computer is proteced by -

Norton System Works 2005 Premier.
Ad-Aware SE Personal.
Spybot S & D.
Spyware Blaster.
Spyware Guard.
Kerio Personal Firewall.
MS Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool.

The programmes are updated and used every day.

I also use CleanUp which shows a list of protected cookies. There is a cookie which is not shown in my Norton System Works list of protected cookies.

It is -


I have been into Google via IE and Mozilla Firefox and neither search has recognised this cookie. There is no information about it.

Should I delete go.microsoft.com/serviceswirchung ?


A:A cookie problem

When I searched for only the first part, go.microsoft.com, I was taken to this http://search.microsoft.com/search/search....st=b&View=en-us.Which is the search page for Microsoft. Have you visited it lately? I do not know what the last part (serviceswirchung) means. While on the MS search page, I searched for the text using a few variations. Came up empty.

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For the last few days my PC has been loosing the cookie for my ISPs homepage when re-starting or coming out of hibernation. This happens with both IE8 and Firefox. I have contacted Trend Micro support but so far none of their solutions have been effective. They have also analysed a Hijackthis log and concluded there was nothing sinister going on.

This only happens to the Optus (my ISP) cookie, but Optus are denying any problems.

I have originally posted in the XP Support forum, but one of your folks suggeted I post here.

Does anyone have any suggestions, please?


A:Cookie Problem

Hello -

I hate to give you a runaround, but I have my doubts about a cookie issue like that being malware related. I would ask back in Windows section, or in Internet Explorer subforum.

That said, you would need to post logs as indicated in the link provided by Speedster if you want help in this section of the forum. We work from logs as well as issue description.

HijackThis is woefully inadequate for many of today's infections. We don't use it as our initial analysis tool.

We want all our members to perform the steps outlined in the link I'll give you below, before posting for assistance. There's a sticky at the top of this forum, and a

Having problems with spyware and pop-ups? First Steps

link at the top of each page.


Please follow our pre-posting process outlined here:


After running through all the steps, you shall have a proper set of logs. Please post them in a new topic, as this one shall be closed. I currently have as many open topics as I can effectively handle; this will have you back in queue with the proper logs so an available helper would be able to assist.

If you have trouble with one of the steps, simply move on to the next one, and make note of it in your reply.

Please note that the Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help forum is extremely busy, and i... Read more

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I seem to be having a problem staying logged on to this and other forums including ebay whereby I HAVE to log on and put my password and user name in....

The forum allows me to log on and put my name in and it sets me up for that forum but when I want to start a new thread I have to put my username and password back in...
I am on the works computer as this forum has logged me in but wont save my cookies so that I can start a thread

Anybody help I am going crazy

A:Cookie Problem

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Hi, I hope this is the right place to post this question.

I've just installed a new voip router alongside my broadband router and it all worked fine.

Sadly I can't log on to "My Ebay" page and a couple of other sites which I log into, I can access the home pages it's just the log in sections I can't access.

I've tried deleting my cookies in the Internet Options area, but I still can't log in, does anyone have any suggestions on what I can do next or what the problem might be?

any help would be really appreciated.

Many thanks in advance


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i have problem with cookies. Every time i try to sign in Ebay or Gmail, i receive message : "Your browser's cookie functionality is turned off. Please turn it , on." . Ofcorse, my cookies were already turned on, but anyway i got this message. I tried with IE, Mozzila, Chrome, and with all browsers i got same problem. I google it may times, i tried million things, but nothing solves this problem. So i assume that problem is not with browsers, problem may be with WIN XP, i don't know, so i ask you for help, this thing makes me crazy.

Thanks... cheers...

A:Cookie problem

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The following was originally posted in "business applications" and with help it has been determined not to be an Office XP problem;

Here is an interesting problem. Last weekend, I installed Office XP. I then received two updates from MS; one for IE security and one for Office XP.
I then went to my fav. site and an interesting issue has come up. I should mention that in between, I also updated "the Cleaner" from Moosoft. At my favourite site, where it usually says," you are not logged in, please log in or register", it then said, "hello undefined (log out)" as if I had never logged out.
Also my user name there is NOT "undefined". After a lot of tinkering with my privacy settings and much scanning, I have determined that the problem lies in the site cookies that I must accept. If I don't accept the cookies I can't access the site. I discovered that if I click on a feature, I will be asked to log in then but when I log out, mr. "undefined" returns. This only happens on this web site. All other functions seem to be normal and I've scanned both online and off with about five different products all separately. All updated and all came out clean. If I clear all cookies before leaving the site then everything is normal but of course , when I return, I'm starting fresh each time and lose all the previous visit info.
I'm running Windows XP SP2 with .NET framework SP1 but not Office SP3. It's... Read more

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Hi guys, have had this problem for 3 or 4 weeks now and it's driving me nuts, any help would be much appreciated

XP Home, SP3

My PC no longer remembers my website logins (despite ticking the 'remember me' boxes), google no longer remembers my preferences and when I start a browsing session (after a reboot), I get a 'your last browsing session finished unexpecedly would you like to go back to the page you were using or go to your homepage' message desdpite shutting down my PC in a normal manner

I use IE8 mainly and occasionaly Firefox, but the problem occurs with both. On the tools>internet> privacy (and security) tab - i don't have any cookie management options (where is says things like 'allow per-session cookies' or 'allow cookies to be stored on this PC') - I don't know if they have simply disappeared or whether they are no longer there anyway on recent microsift updates

I have tried uninstalling and reinstalling the following but with no luck: IE8 (went back to IE7 for a while), Firefox, Java (removed all old java files with JavaRa) and have run a few reg cleaners, trojan removers and usual spyware progs (Adaware, Spybot)

I've also gone into the advanced tab in internet options and tried to overide automatic cookie handling, but those options aren't saved either

A:Cookie Problem

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I'm using Internet Explorer 6 on WindowsXP and my cookies won't keep me logged into anything.

I've deleted all my cookies and internet files, reset my internet settings and turned my secruity all the way down to low and privacy settings down to low as well. Is there anything else I can reset? I disabled Norton AntiVirus 2002 and I don't have any software firewalls running.

I'm on a network and I have a linksys router. I don't think that has anything to do with it though. Is there a way to uninstall IE6 or reinstall it on Windows XP? Maybe if I could reinstall it, it would reset everything and work.

I finally just reformated my computer last night and now when I have the date set to the 18th all my cookies work except for perl based things like UBB and YaBB forums, but when I have the date set to the 19th none of my cookies work. I tried to set the date to the 19th, delete all my cookies, restart and they still didn't work.
I have all my internet security and privacy settings to low. I haven't even installed my Anti-Virus yet, so it's not that and I don't think it's my firewall either. This is so weird..

Anyone have any ideas?


A:Werid IE6 Cookie Problem

Does it work with all your settings set to default?
You may have to turn the cookies security to OFF, Ive noticed trouble similar to what you've explained, and I just turned it off, (set to accept all cookies) then I just empty the temp folder after each session.

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Several websites I visit daily are not saving my information.
I use Firefox 3 and Vista Premiun with SP1
This problem just recently, and I have uninstalled all recent downloaded programs, and cleaned the registry.
In the browser, it states that I will accept all cookies, and there are no exceptions checked
One of my regular sites emailed me that perhaps my cookies are being washed by some program that has a cookie washer in it
May I kindly ask how can I find this 'cookie washer'?
and, do you think that that may be the problem

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I'm not sure what's going on with my computer, but my cookies will not save to my computer anymore. Everytime I shut off my computer, the disappear and that didn't usually happen until recently when I ran my Norton Antivirus, but it may be some other problem that I'm not sure of. I checked my internet options, but I'm just not sure what's the problem or what's wrong.

Can someone help me?

A:Windows XP Cookie Problem

Does anyone know how can I solve this problem? Can anyone help me please? Everytime I restart my computer now, my cookies disappear and I don't know how to change this.

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Hi, everybody. I've recently been working on a website that requires I have a certain cookie on the browser in order for me to go to one of it's important pages. I think I accidentally deleted this cookie, and I need to know what to do to get the cookie back on.

Thank you.

A:Cookie browser problem

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I am using NAV and I'm not able to remove some tracking cookies. When I select "fix", it shows me that the problems were fixed, but if I re-run NAV, they're still present. I have tried turning off system restore and running NAV, but the results are the same. The cookies are: atmdt, realmedia, questionmarket, doubleclick, and one un-named cookie. I realize that these probably aren't too much of a risk, but they're a nuisance and I would like to get them removed

A:Tracking Cookie Problem

Some of those can be associated by sideline ads on some sites. Let's do this...Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune & save it to your desktop. alternate download link DO NOT use yet. Please download and install SUPERAntiSpyware FreeDouble-click SUPERAntiSypware.exe and use the default settings for installation.An icon will be created on your desktop. Double-click that icon to launch the program.If asked to update the program definitions, click "Yes". If not, update the
definitions before scanning by selecting "Check for Updates". (If you encounter
any problems while downloading the updates, manually download them from
here and
unzip into the program's folder.)Under the "Configuration and Preferences", click the Preferences... button.Click the "General and Startup" tab, and under
Start-up Options, make sure "Start SUPERAntiSpyware when Windows starts" box is unchecked.Click the "Scanning Control" tab, and under Scanner
Options, make sure the following are checked (leave all others unchecked):Close browsers before scanning.Scan for tracking cookies.Terminate memory threats before quarantining.Click the "Close" button to leave the control center screen and exit the program.Do not run a scan just yet.Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appear... Read more

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This has really been bugging me all day. Any help would be appreciated.
Using IE 6

My problem started today after I upgraded the Grisoft AVG 7.5 Anti Virus program.

1) Some sites I cannot log on to at all.
2) Some sites , like this one, I can log on but it won't remember me & I have to log in again.
3) I am constantly getting the Security Alert banner on the screen. The one about the certificates.
4) I tried going to the Elder Geek for IE repair but it said I need the Service pak CD and I don't have that.

Here are my privacy settings:

override cookie handling
accept first party cookies
accept 3rd party cookies
always allow session cookies

This is my Highjack this Log:
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 8:37:08 PM, on 10/5/2106
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\IE New Window Maximizer\iemaximizer.exe
C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbarNotifier\1.0.720.3640\GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe
C:\Program Files\BHODemon 2\BHODemon.exe
C:\Program Files\CapsUnlock\CapsUnlock.exe
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgmain.exe
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgbhp.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFR... Read more

A:Browser/Cookie problem

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Ok so my AVG scans everynight at midnight and for the past 3 weeks it comes up with the same 2 dozen cookies as warnings I will post a s/s later as soon as the scan is done but i have ran, Avg, Malwarebytes and spybot S&D and they are not picking up anything virus/ spyware wise besides these same cookies every night. I'm wondering if i should just give Hijack This! a try any ideas?

Ok so i gave Hijack This a whirl aaand.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 11:36:26 PM, on 01/07/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\EnergySaver\GSvr.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\bin\jqs.exe
C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamservice.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG8\avgcsrvx.exe
C:\Program Files\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware\mbamgui.exe
C:\Program Files\PowerISO\PWRISOVM.EXE
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A:Weird Cookie problem

AVG Results


"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite";"Found Tracking cookie.Casalemedia";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite:\ad.yieldmanager.com.539b0606";"Found Tracking cookie.Yieldmanager";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite:\ad.yieldmanager.com.557bf2b0";"Found Tracking cookie.Yieldmanager";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite:\ad.yieldmanager.com.8a47878";"Found Tracking cookie.Yieldmanager";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite:\advertising.com.1820df7a";"Found Tracking cookie.Advertising";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxxvr.default\cookies.sqlite:\ad.yieldmanager.com.b68f2b7b";"Found Tracking cookie.Yieldmanager";"Potentially dangerous object"
"C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\Application Data\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\ogfhxx... Read more

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I've been having this time for quite some time with both of the browers. I mainly use Firefox though. It's just this little but absolutely annoying problem that occur on many sites, like here for example. On many sites where I've got an account to a forum, when I log in, everything's ok. But when I click for example a thread link or something, I'm suddenly logged out. This usually occurs after one or two clicks. So I have to keep logging in again and again on some forums to get even to post any reply, or to access some restricted forum areas that would be only available to registered members or so. It has helped on some sites accepting the option "Remember Me", but still that hasn't been totally able to make the problem go away. It helps though not to need login all over again, just go "back" and click it again. Then again other sites it hasn't helped. This mostly for different kind of PHP forums. Then for my Yahoo!Mail account, I occasionally get a "Cookie expired" error, again even if I had just logged in. It helps though just to click "Back" again. But then when I try to login to my hotmail account.. I dunno what's up with it, but I've got more chance to win in the lottery, than to get to see the mail there on this PC. I write my login & pass, click OK, but what, I'm most of the time back in the login page. It still sometimes takes me to the mail, but when I try to open my inbox, I get the same all over again , back in the lo... Read more

A:Cookie Problem? (ms Firefox 2.0 & I.e 7)

Hello there and welcome to Bleeping Computer's security forum.I see a clean log here, there are no signs of malware or anything that may cause the Cookie problems you are having. I recommend that you post your question in the following forum as you will recieve better help there. Let them know you have had your Hijackthis log checked, and it isn't a serious security issue.Web Browsing/Email and Other Internet Applications

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How do I modify my Vista settings so that it does not erase cookies that I wish to maintain? currently it is maintaining a few but removing some that I wish to maintain.

A:Cookie problem with Vista

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Hi, I had a hotmail question. Recently, I have been having trouble getting hotmail to remember my password (I like to have hotmail "remember" me and automatically log me in). At first I thought it was a hotmail problem, but my mother mentioned it's happening to her too, and now I'm thinking it might have something to do with the SpywareBlaster I installed on both computers. Is it a hotmail problem, or is SpywareBlaster blocking it from making a cookie? If it's SpywareBlaster, what can I disable to get hotmail to keep me logged in?

Thanks in advance for any help

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