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Can't sign into Windows Live using IE

Posted on 2013-06-24
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Every time I try to sign into Windows Live using IE I get a HTTP 405 error. It works fine in Fire Fox. I'm using IE 10, but had same problem with 9. Is there anything I can do?
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imccoy--
Perhaps of help
http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/aade81e8-0fee-4739-baaf-6e5fd5afda1d/server-error-405

Are you sure you are using the right user ID and password?

It may seem like overkill but you could try a Repair Install.  It should not affect your personal data or installed programs, but a backup first never hurts.
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/3413-repair-install.html
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I wasn't getting a sign on page, so it wasn't wrong pw.

I guess it may have had something to do with being signed on. I signed out, then tried the links, it will let me sign in now.

Not exactly sure why it happened, but it's working for now.
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imccoy--Glad to hear all is well.
A little "jiggling" often helps.  As does closing and reopening the browser--or a reboot.  :)
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Found solution myself.
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