I know this sounds silly but have you tried switching the "AUTOMATICALLY DETECT SETTINGS" to OFF? (TOOLS/OPTIONS/CONNECTIONS/LAN SETTINGS) When I've set up people's accounts with IE before I find that whatever Microsoft does in their automagic detection sometimes doesn't work - if you are using a DHCP account it should just work without that option checked. sm > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of miinx > Sent: October 4, 2002 3:37 PM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: Re: [thelist] Internet Explorer problem > > > Todd Richards wrote: > > Hi Chris - Unfortunately it's a permanent problem. I > have even > tried to reset all settings back to default, > etc. I can normally > figure these things out but this one > really has me stumped. > > these may help: > http://forums.techguy.org/t93040/sfeac9dc277021771400121fe6c47 03ba.html http://www.mvps.org/inetexplorer/ and from the latter, specifically: http://www.mvps.org/inetexplorer/answers4.htm http://www.mvps.org/inetexplorer/answers_5.htm > Well, I guess it's time to start checking out Mozilla more in depth! > LOL do that anyway - it rocks :) hth karen ------- Miinx Design & Development e :: karen at miinx.com.au p :: 0413.880.302 w :: www.miinx.com.au -- For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !