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I cannot stay signed in to Yahoo, using the close (X) box or exit in File drop down , signs me out of yahoo. Chrome or Internet Explorer does not do this.

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Additional System Details

Sites Affected

http://www.my.yahoo.com

Installed Plug-ins

  • getplusadobe15235
  • BitDefender QuickScan Web Netscape Plugin
  • Macromedia Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 8.5
  • 1.7.0069.3
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.4.5"
  • Default Plug-in
  • Google Update
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r183
  • GEPlugin
  • Picasa plugin
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_22 for Mozilla browsers
  • 4.0.60831.0
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Google Updater pluginhttp://pack.google.com/
  • Package Installer & Install Conduit
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.23) Gecko/20110920 Firefox/3.6.23 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)

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Application Basics
Name
Firefox
Version
3.6.23
Profile Directory
Open Containing Folder
Installed Plugins
about:plugins
Build Configuration
about:buildconfig
Extensions
Name
Version
Enabled
ID
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BitDefender QuickScan 0.9.9.99 true {e001c731-5e37-4538-a5cb-8168736a2360}
Java Console 6.0.07 true {CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0007-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Microsoft .NET Framework Assistant 1.2.1 true {20a82645-c095-46ed-80e3-08825760534b}
Java Console 6.0.22 true {CAFEEFAC-0016-0000-0022-ABCDEFFEDCBA}
Java Quick Starter 1.0 true jqs@sun.com
Talkback 2.0.0.11 false talkback@mozilla.org
Yahoo! Toolbar 2.3.8.20110620112826 true {635abd67-4fe9-1b23-4f01-e679fa7484c1}
Malware Search 0.9.4 true {27c60876-b5c9-4335-b4f3-52b26782220c}
NoScript 2.1.5 true {73a6fe31-595d-460b-a920-fcc0f8843232}
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Name
Value
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general.useragent.extra.microsoftdotnet ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)
keyword.URL http://search.yahoo.com/search?ei=UTF-8&fr=ytff-&p=
network.cookie.prefsMigrated true
places.database.lastMaintenance 1318981857
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