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I use Firefox 5.0, and when i write url : www.kitco.com, the brower is not go to www.kitco.com but the url change to :http:// jardiknas.kemdiknas.go.id /?url=http://www.kitco.com ,why does it happen ? is it a virus / malware ? but when i used Chromed, it works properly. And when i used firefox with option "Start private browsing" , it works properly. Please help me, it's very annoying.


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Clear Cookies & Cache

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My problem has been solved ,My Step : 1.Restart with Adds-On Disabled 2.Clear History and cache 3.Restart My Computer

But i am still wondering, which adds-on do this "redirect url" ,do you have any idea ?

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Clear the cache and the cookies from sites that cause problems.

"Clear the Cache":

  • Tools > Options > Advanced > Network > Offline Storage (Cache): "Clear Now"

"Remove Cookies" from sites causing problems:

  • Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies: "Show Cookies"
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