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Internet Explorer & Vista showing only https web site, NOT HTTP

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I've a customer who is having difficulties with his Internet Explorer.
He can't access any web site from IE.  The only sites he is able to access are thoses who begin with HTTPS.

How can i correct this problem?
Notes:

This user have McAfee Security Center on his new Acer Laptop (i don't know if it might help you).  I deactivated the McAfee thing in the browser, but didn't changed anything.
 

I tried Google Chrome, and all the web sites are working just fine... so the problem is in IE, it's not a DNS problem.

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In IE, click Tools from the menu bar->Internet Options->Advanced tab-> Under HTTP 1.1 Settings  item, clear those two check boxes.
 
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Try this:

Open Internet Options, Connections tab, click "Lan Settings" button, deselect all.
http://forums.techarena.in/windows-xp-support/1105155.htm
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I'll try both solutions as soon as i call this customer by the end of the day.
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Did either solution help your customer?
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He was not at his office.  I'll try again today.
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I've told the customer both solutions.  He said that it worked, but didn't specified which one did the job really.

So i've no other choice to give you equals points (sorry for that).

Thanks a lot for your help
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Excellent job to both of you
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No problem, glad your got your client up and running. Thanks!
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Awesome I'm glad one of the solutions worked
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