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Old November 27th 10, 02:34 PM posted to microsoft.public.windowsxp.network_web
James Egan
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On Wed, 24 Nov 2010 17:29:39 -0800 (PST), M100C

Got a maddening problem, and looking for suggestions.

My daughter has an XP machine, and until recently, she routinely
visited with no problems. She recently sought help
from our household IT professional (me) because "it was not working".
Here's what I know:

1) Not browser related. Have installed/uninstalled one-by-one Safari,
Chrome, and Firefox. All load the same common websites (Google,
Facebook, etc). All resolve Picnik URL, and appear to start loading,
but never finish.
2) Is machine related. Can load Picnik easily on Win 7/Chrome and
Ubuntu/Firefox machines. All machines connect wirelessly through same

It's possibly a MTU issue. Read this for a description and possible