Unable to browse website in IE 6

I am unable to browse the wesite in IE6 where as i can view in Mozilla.
Uninstalling and reinstalling IE 6 haven't helped me.
What is the solution to browse websites in IE6?

thanks in advance.
venkataramanaiahsrAsked:
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war1Commented:
Hello venkataramanaiahsr,

You cannot see one website in IE6 or all websites?

1. Clear your DNS cache.  Go to Start > Run and type CMD
and hit OK.
At the command prompt, type ipconfig /flushDNS
and hit OK.

2. Clear your cache.  Go to Tools > Internet Options > General tab.  Under Temporary Internet Files, click "Delete Files" button. Also click "Delete Cookies" button. Click OK.

3. If no joy, check if your PC is blocking the site.  Do a search for HOSTS file and open it with an editor like Notepad. Delete any line that has the blocked site in it.

HOSTS file is located in
Windows XP      =      C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\DRIVERS\ETC
Windows 2K     =     C:\WINNT\SYSTEM32\DRIVERS\ETC
Win 98/ME     =     C:\WINDOWS

It is a hidden file. Go to any folder and select Tools > Folders Options > View. Check "Show hidden files and folders". Click OK.

4a. If you are using Internet Explorer, check if the site is restricted or blocked.  Go to Tools > Internet Options > Security. Hightlight Restricted Sites and see if the blocked site is located there.

4b. Also under Content tab > Content Advisor, check if the site is restricted there. Remove it.

4c. Also, under Security tab, add the website to your trusted zone.

5. Check if antispyware, antivirus, or firewall is blocking the website.

Hope this helps!
war1
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and235100Commented:
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/winsockxpfix.html

Download and run the WinSockXPFix.
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Feroz AhmedSenior Network EngineerCommented:
Hi,
Firstly you run windows update which will install all required hotfix and patches and after that  check and enable/run activex controls in IE tools--options and check proxy settings .
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Milan_OjhCommented:
Try out this link will help u out

http://www.theeldergeek.com/repair_reinstall_ie_and_oe_6.htm

Thanks
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