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#4432 --- 08/13/04 07:25 PM Users getting Host Errors
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Note to users that are getting this error message when trying to post: The host you are trying to send the input from is not a valid host. The new software rides on larger cookies that are not being allowed through your firewall/Adblocking software. To post on the forums disable your firewall when posting for the moment. I am currently looking for the tech sheet on how to do this while firewall is up.

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#4433 --- 08/13/04 07:48 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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We have it!!!!!!!

EOMER please explain it to him!!

You are better with words!
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#4434 --- 08/13/04 07:53 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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I thought you was the teacher, hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm now you gots me wondering???????????????????????nevermind

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#4435 --- 08/13/04 07:56 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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She is but I talk better when I am drunk, be right back, I have to tip this keg so I can suck it dry.
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#4436 --- 08/13/04 08:20 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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ooowwwwwkkkaayyy..... yau hauv tao go taoooyoaaa intaneeee tooosss, oun yau intaneee "HIC" secaurateeee and cick awel coockiee "HIC" offf.

I hoap tha healp yau guaayss ieat shoooad

hheee oooheookaaee ... "HIC"

uuuuhhhh i thing imna gonna tooos mhu cookieee.. uuh boh

...ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

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#4437 --- 08/13/04 08:33 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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For those that have Norton Internet Security, open your Internet Security, got to Options, Internet Security, Web Content, Global Settings and be sure the Information about web site feature is set to Permit.

If that does not work, try permitting other options on that tab if they are not. All mine where set to permit except the one noted above.

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#4438 --- 08/13/04 08:35 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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If you STILL cannot find it....Look for a tab that says GLOBAL SETTINGS...it will be under there.
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#4439 --- 08/13/04 08:39 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Dr. D - question, if you have a router does that act as a firewall? I have a linksys router and have disabled my norton internet security firewall, am I vulnerable?
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#4440 --- 08/13/04 08:40 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Did anybody get Lord High Lucifer (or whatever) out of the twilight xone yet. His message says something about an invalid server.
You go talk to him in the pm, Eomer.

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#4441 --- 08/13/04 08:42 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Dr. D - question, if you have a router does that act as a firewall? I have a linksys router and have disabled my norton internet security firewall, am I vulnerable?




No the internal NAT firewall will protect you from most intrusions with the linksys router. That is unless you have shut it off while in the router. Check your PM Luci

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#4442 --- 08/13/04 08:44 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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By the looks of your hair doc, yes you look quite vulnerable.

As for Lord Honky, he is on my ignore list...sorry!

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#4443 --- 08/13/04 08:46 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Quote:

Did anybody get Lord High Lucifer (or whatever) out of the twilight xone yet. His message says something about an invalid server.
You go talk to him in the pm, Eomer.



Excuse me, that's High Emperor Lucifer? I think.

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#4444 --- 08/13/04 08:49 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
Anonymous
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Quote:

Dr. D - question, if you have a router does that act as a firewall? I have a linksys router and have disabled my norton internet security firewall, am I vulnerable?




We must have been typing at the same time. I see you got out of the twilight zone.

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#4445 --- 08/13/04 08:52 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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By the looks of your hair doc, yes you look quite vulnerable.

As for Lord Honky, he is on my ignore list...sorry!




Gee Eomer...am I next?

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#4446 --- 08/13/04 09:22 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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testing???
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#4447 --- 08/13/04 09:35 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Thanks for giving everyone a hand Dr. DT.

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#4448 --- 08/13/04 09:55 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Ok here are my step by step instructions on how to post a reply while having your firewall up. This applies to NORTON INTERNET SECURITY 2004 and I believe 2003, if you have older then that shame on you. First Close all Browser windows Internet explorer, Netscape, ETC.
Then open Norton Internet Security either through the little world next to your clock or through start,all programs, Norton Internet Security, Norton Norton Internet Security / Then click on Privacy Control/ Click on the Advanced Tab/ At the botton of that new window click Add Site/ clear out the www. out of the text box that appears and type forums.fingerlakes1.com then click OK/ You are now going to scroll through the list of websites and find forums.fingerlakes1.com click it and look to the right collum and take the check out of the box in the Information about visited sites then click permit/ Click OK and close the NIS Window.
Relaunch your web browser and go to the test forums, try replying to the test post I set up, If you can great you followed the directions, If not follow what I said again. Any questions feel free to email me or PM me.

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#4449 --- 08/13/04 10:34 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Can you list the instructions for Zone Alarm, Doc?? I have to keep turning mine off to post, which kinda defeats the purpose of a firewall. Thanks!

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#4450 --- 08/13/04 10:38 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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what's a zone alarm?

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#4451 --- 08/13/04 10:47 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
Strawberry Jam Offline
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I have Zone alarm on...but my son has been going into a gaming forum for a long time now ao I am sure he has it set for stuff like this. He sets up everything..Mom only screams when something crashes...i get told "dont touch it...I'll be right there!" kids...sheesh!

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#4452 --- 08/13/04 11:35 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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What version of zone alarm do you have on your computer?

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#4453 --- 08/13/04 11:38 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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not sure..son added it a while back...he is not home to ask..I am not computer savvy...as you can tell.

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#4454 --- 08/13/04 11:46 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
DR. D Offline
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I will post the work around for zone alarm and Mcafee sometime in the morning, its been a LOOOOONNNNGGG Day.

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#4455 --- 08/13/04 11:49 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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you are over worked and under appreciated! I am sorry..I appreciate you though! I am not having any probnlems with posts though...just sometimes I get "web site not responding"...but I can refresh and get back in where I left off!

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#4456 --- 08/14/04 12:15 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Ok I lied, I had to do it before I could go to sleep or it would haunt me. To straighten out Zone Alarm Double click the ZA icon near your clock in the taskbar. Then click on the word firewall/ ant the bottom of that window you will see ADD click that then click Host\site /you will then get a text box up that has a few fields The Zone should say trusted /the next one down is Host name type forums.fingerlakes1.com in that box/ The next box is description just type FL1 in that box. You then can click lookup and the FL1 IP will appear. Then click OK/ Then click apply. Then you are up and running.

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#4457 --- 08/14/04 12:31 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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test

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#4458 --- 08/14/04 12:36 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
Sunshine Offline
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Thanks Doc, that helped!!

For my ZONE ALARM ver 4.5.538, I also had to go to PRIVACY, SITE LIST, right click next to FL1 for MOBILE CODE, OPTIONS, and UNcheck REMOVE PRIVATE HEADER INFORMATION. Now I can post without shutting ZA down!

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#4459 --- 08/14/04 07:29 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Thanks for giving everyone a hand Dr. DT.




Don't mention it.

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#4460 --- 08/14/04 08:31 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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i just upgraded to ZA 5.1.011.000 < the latest version> , and so far so good, says its more stable , it was making a bad file on my hard drive. integrates with the anti-virus software.
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#4461 --- 08/14/04 08:38 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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what's a zone alarm?



JF
Zone Alarm is a shareware <free > firewall. keeps bad people off your computer. its pretty good. i really like it.

it blocks hackers from getting on your pc , closes open ports .makes you invisilble to ping requests. it also displays inbound and outbound traffic. and you have to give permission for programs on your pc to access the internet < very handy>
to stop and help diagnose trojan horses.
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#4462 --- 08/14/04 08:39 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
DR. D Offline
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The directions for Mcafee firewall/Security center are simple....If you are having problems you are running older then v5.0 you dont deserve to post and risk infecting us all. Mcafee does not have the user privacy feature that the other companies have therefore the feature that blocks is not part of the program.

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#4463 --- 08/14/04 09:35 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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I had had ZA on my puter but can't seme to get it to do anything. The symbol still comes up when I get on in the morning but then it always says not able to get on, yet under programs zone alarm is on there.

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#4464 --- 08/14/04 09:50 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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You mean it doesn't load with the rest of your programs when you turn your computer on?

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#4465 --- 08/14/04 03:35 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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testing.. testing.. 1-2-3 testing.. sweet
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#4466 --- 08/15/04 09:28 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Ok I lied, I had to do it before I could go to sleep or it would haunt me. To straighten out Zone Alarm Double click the ZA icon near your clock in the taskbar. Then click on the word firewall/ ant the bottom of that window you will see ADD click that then click Host\site /you will then get a text box up that has a few fields The Zone should say trusted /the next one down is Host name type forums.fingerlakes1.com in that box/ The next box is description just type FL1 in that box. You then can click lookup and the FL1 IP will appear. Then click OK/ Then click apply. Then you are up and running.




Huh?Could i have that in English please?

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#4467 --- 08/15/04 10:08 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Nevermind. Even if you put it in English its still Greek to me. All I know about computers is how to find a husband online. Met two of the cheaters that way and I think i've learned my lesson maybe lol

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#4468 --- 08/15/04 01:52 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Gee Juicy Fruit do you know my soon to be EX?

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#4469 --- 08/15/04 07:21 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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LOL...

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#4470 --- 08/27/04 03:23 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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test
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#4471 --- 08/27/04 03:31 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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by golly I think that worked, thank you!
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#4472 --- 08/30/04 06:17 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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test
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#4473 --- 08/31/04 09:12 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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test

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#4474 --- 09/04/04 08:11 AM Re: Users getting Host Errors: SKEET 3 B
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Ok I lied, I had to do it before I could go to sleep or it would haunt me. To straighten out Zone Alarm Double click the ZA icon near your clock in the taskbar. Then click on the word firewall/ ant the bottom of that window you will see ADD click that then click Host\site /you will then get a text box up that has a few fields The Zone should say trusted /the next one down is Host name type forums.fingerlakes1.com in that box/ The next box is description just type FL1 in that box. You then can click lookup and the FL1 IP will appear. Then click OK/ Then click apply. Then you are up and running.

Thia is from a thread waaaaay back Skeet..is this what you are looking for?

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#4475 --- 10/18/04 01:33 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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Question: Is anybody else having troubles with FL1 staying open for them? I try to go into different browser and when I get back to this one, its on an error screen.
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#4476 --- 12/30/04 06:29 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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#4477 --- 12/31/04 10:55 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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trs
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#4478 --- 01/03/05 01:16 PM Re: Users getting Host Errors
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12/31/04....at 11:55...oh yeah, "trs" uh huh I would definitely say Lusi was celebrating New Year and didn't feel a thing. Classic floating keyboard syndrome!
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