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Red Hat Enterprise Linux Test Page - why am I directed to this page when I go to a specific website. It does not happen when I use other browsers so there is not a problem with the website.

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux Test Page - why am I directed to this page when I go to a specific website. It does not happen when I use other browsers so there is not a problem with the website.

Just started happening yesterday.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Test Page - why am I directed to this page when I go to a specific website. It does not happen when I use other browsers so there is not a problem with the website. Just started happening yesterday.

Additional System Details

Sites Affected

http://knoxnews.com

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.1 r102
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • Google Update
  • GEPlugin
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.1
  • 4.0.60831.0
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 1.6.0_26 for Mozilla browsers
  • NPWLPG
  • Citrix ICA Client Plugin (Win32)
  • The Hulu Desktop Plugin allows Hulu.com to integrate with the Hulu Desktop application.
  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
  • Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:8.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/8.0

More Information

cor-el
  • Top 10 Contributor
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15218 solutions 138033 answers

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"

Do you see any prefs related to that knoxnews.com site on the about:config page if you enter that URL in the Filter?


Start Firefox in Troubleshoot Firefox issues using Safe Mode to check if one of the extensions or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox (Tools) > Add-ons > Appearance/Themes).

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" ---- Do you see any prefs related to that <b>knoxnews<i></i>.com</b> site on the <b>about:config</b> page if you enter that URL in the Filter? *http://kb.mozillazine.org/about:config ----- Start Firefox in <u>[[Safe Mode]]</u> to check if one of the extensions or if hardware acceleration is causing the problem (switch to the DEFAULT theme: Firefox (Tools) > Add-ons > Appearance/Themes). *Don't make any changes on the Safe mode start window. *https://support.mozilla.com/kb/Safe+Mode