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Re: Hey, SiteFinder is back, again...

  • From: Martin Hannigan
  • Date: Tue Nov 06 18:07:18 2007
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On Nov 6, 2007 5:35 PM, Greg Skinner <[email protected]> wrote:
[ snip ]

> Hmmm.  When using IE 7 on Windows Vista out of the box, and I give it
> a non-existent domain, it prompts me to connect to a network (even if
> I'm already connected to one).  It also puts the browser in "work
> offline" mode.  (Very annoying.)  I've never been pointed to a search
> engine or prompted to select one.  Perhaps this is something that is
> controlled by the machine's initial setup.

Is the coffee cup holder sticking out? It sounds like a local problem
to me and probably dealt with by calling MS first. :-)