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Windows 2000 internet explorer 6 proxy problem

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, i am having problem in using proxy in my internet explorer,

i am using windows 2000 , service pack , 1 and 4 installed
when i install service pack 2 and 3 i recive this error
" The Version of Windows 2000 you have installed does not match the update you are trying to istall"

My internet explorer is updated and shows this on help menue:

  Version : 6.0.2800.1106
  Cipher Strenght :128-bit
  Product ID : 51873-00-0000025-00303
  Update Version:; SP1; Q867801; Q823353; Q833989; Q832894;
 "
i am using LAN and Micosoft Firewall Client
when ever i put a different proxy (proxy is checked and is working elsewhere)
it give page could not be found,

even i cant use artera turbo and other proxy softwares, My MIRC is also not connecting besided i have done all wha was required in the connection setting , opera browser isnt working , it says Illegal address on open any website.

when in the morining i was using win98 everything was working perfectly

Please help Me Out ..

Thank you
Reguards
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by:simpl3r
ID: 12207901
My net works with the default  Proxy of my SERVER i.e 192.168.0.1 :8080

i want to use a anonymous proxy but i am unable to
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by:Julian Hansen
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I am a bit confused by the following

>>i am using LAN and Micosoft Firewall Client
>>when ever i put a different proxy (proxy is checked and is working elsewhere)
>>it give page could not be found,

In my limited knowlege and experience I was under the impression that the Microsoft Firewall Client was needed only if you are using Microsoft's Proxy server or ISA Server - are you using one of these?

Also line 2 above is not clear - can you elaborate a bit more on what you mean.
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by:nomorefuzzylogic
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The service packs are inclusive - so SP4 includes 1,2 and 3. As you have already done SP4 you can't then install SP2 or 3 - I would expect that is the reason you are getting the error messsage - it is not a problem.

Are you permissioned to use the other proxy servers?
Might help if you could explain why you need to change proxy servers and whether or nt they are in the same business or external ones.
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by:simpl3r
ID: 12210334
yes my Net Administrator is using ISA server
i was using proxy win win98 . and i am allowed to do so,
i was using proxy eg. (www.crc-cmputer.com:8080) and other proxy in internet explorer in win98 and it was working perfectly

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by:nomorefuzzylogic
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If you can already use the ISA server as a proxy why do you need to change?
Has your system administrator changed any settings - for example blocking outgoing port 8080 in the outside world router - to prevent the use of other proxies?
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by:simpl3r
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thanks for all your replies but my problem is solved my schost was disabled and my system was not taking my firwall as default gateway thats all ,

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