Solved

Trouble connecting to Hotmail

Posted on 2011-09-08
5
282 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
I am using Internet Explorer 8, and every time I try to connect to Hotmail, I get an error like:

Oops! Internet Explorer could not find www.hotmail.com

I can connect to any other website... just not Hotmail. Do you have any suggestions as to what the trouble might be?
0
Comment
Question by:futuremoose
  • 4
5 Comments
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
Papertrip earned 500 total points
ID: 36508011
Open a cmd prompt and type 'nslookup www.hotmail.com' and paste the output.
0
 

Author Comment

by:futuremoose
ID: 36508040
The strange thing is that I am using a home LAN, and other computers on the LAN can access Hotmail just fine... it is just the one computer.

There must be something out of whack on just that one computer... any ideas on what I can check?
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Papertrip
ID: 36508044
Open a cmd prompt and type 'nslookup www.hotmail.com' and paste the output.
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Papertrip
ID: 36900838
Hi,

Are you still experiencing the problem?
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Papertrip
ID: 37211768
Hello, can you please close this question if it is no longer an issue?

Thanks
0

Featured Post

Threat Intelligence Starter Resources

Integrating threat intelligence can be challenging, and not all companies are ready. These resources can help you build awareness and prepare for defense.

Join & Write a Comment

As with any other System Center product, the installation for the Authoring Tool can be quite a pain sometimes. This article serves to help you avoid making these mistakes and hopefully save you a ton of time on troubleshooting :)  Step 1: Make sur…
Deploying a Microsoft Access application in a Citrix environment is not difficult but takes a few steps. However, Citrix system people are often of little help, as they typically know next to nothing about Access. The script provided here will take …
Viewers will learn how to maximize accessibility options in an Excel workbook for users with accessibility issues.
The viewer will learn how to use the =DISCRINV command to create a discrete random variable, use this command to model a set of probabilities and outcomes in a Monte Carlo simulation, and learn how to find the standard deviation of a set of probabil…

706 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now