Secure sites: Can't log in...

Posted on 2004-08-18
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
Platform: Windows 98 SE (Win9x 4.10.2222A)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Can't log in to hotmail and other online email sites (receive "This page cannot be displayed).
Have followed the recommended suggestions listed in other Qs here, but nothing seems to be working.
Have cleaned spyware (not much to speak of) off the system and still no luck.
Have also re-registered three of the DLLs recommended in another thread.
Anybody else have any suggestions?  
Question by:sirbounty
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Yan_west earned 125 total points
ID: 11840716
Go in tools, internet options, advanced tab, Click restore default. Click apply and ok..

Does it work?
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Author Comment

ID: 11840948
Sorry - I had already tried that as well... : (
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Expert Comment

ID: 11840973
Hmm, are you behind a firewall that could be blocking port 443?
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ID: 11840988
check out this page, it applies to xp, but try what they are offering anyways.
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LeeTutor earned 125 total points
ID: 11841518
Is this MSKB article recommending the re-registering of the same .dll files as you have already tried?;en-us;261328
Cipher Strength Appears as 0-Bit in Internet Explorer
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Author Comment

ID: 11841619
I don't know what's different, but it 'mysteriously' started working again... :( I hate that )

It's my brothers PC - on a dlink network, with one working, so I knew it wasn't a blocked 443 and IE is coming up at 128 not 0-bit...
Thanx anyway guys...I'll split for your contributions.
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ID: 11845178
Out of town for a couple of weeks, so it may be a while...
Heading down near Tampa this weekend - so, I'll wave when I drive by you - LOL. : )

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