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My location on aol is wrong, and won't hold when corrected.

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My location on aol is always wrong, and when I correct it, it changes until I close aol. When I log in again, it has changed back to the same wrong location. This only happens on Firefox. It's very annoying. Thanks for any help.

My location on aol is always wrong, and when I correct it, it changes until I close aol. When I log in again, it has changed back to the same wrong location. This only happens on Firefox. It's very annoying. Thanks for any help.

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FredMcD
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What does this webpage say about your location? http://whatismyipaddress.com/


Many site issues can be caused by corrupt cookies or cache.

  • Clear the Cache and
  • Remove Cookies
    Warning ! ! This will log you out of sites you're logged in to.

Type about:preferences<Enter> in the address bar.

  • Cookies; Select Privacy. Under History, select Firefox will Use Custom Settings. Press the button on the right side called Show Cookies. Use the search bar to look for the site. Note; There may be more than one entry. Remove All of them.
  • Cache; Select Advanced > Network. Across from Cached Web Content, Press Clear Now.

If there is still a problem, Start Firefox in Safe Mode {web link} While you are in safe mode;

Type about:preferences#advanced<Enter> in the address bar.

Under Advanced, Select General. Look for and turn off Use Hardware Acceleration.

Poke around safe web sites. Are there any problems?

Then restart.

What does this webpage say about your location? '''http://whatismyipaddress.com/''' ---------------------------- Many site issues can be caused by corrupt cookies or cache. * Clear the Cache and * Remove Cookies<br> '''''Warning ! ! '' This will log you out of sites you're logged in to.''' Type '''about:preferences'''<Enter> in the address bar. * '''Cookies;''' Select '''Privacy.''' Under '''History,''' select Firefox will '''Use Custom Settings.''' Press the button on the right side called '''Show Cookies.''' Use the search bar to look for the site. Note; There may be more than one entry. Remove '''All''' of them. * '''Cache;''' Select '''Advanced > Network.''' Across from '''Cached Web Content,''' Press '''Clear Now.''' If there is still a problem, '''[https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-using-safe-mode Start Firefox in Safe Mode]''' {web link} While you are in safe mode; Type '''about:preferences#advanced'''<Enter> in the address bar. Under '''Advanced,''' Select '''General.''' Look for and turn off '''Use Hardware Acceleration'''. Poke around safe web sites. Are there any problems? Then restart.