You cannot log on to an FTP site or you are redirected to the root folder of the FTP site in Internet Explorer 7

KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/941896 INTRODUCTION In Windows Internet Explorer 7, you may experience the following issues after you enter the user name and password to access an FTP site: You cannot log on to the FTP site. Or, no content appears in Internet Explorer 7. You can log on to the FTP site. However, you are…


How to solve Internet Explorer 8 installation problems

KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/949220 INTRODUCTION You may receive an error message when you try to install Internet Explorer 8. The following methods are only for general problems. We recommend that you try from easier methods. If you still have the problem after you use these methods, contact Microsoft Support. Note Before you try the following methods,…


Internet Explorer "Page Cannot be Displayed" error due to Bad Proxy Server Timeout

KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2551554 INTRODUCTION In very rare scenarios, it is possible for certain server connection errors to result in proxy servers being added to the bad proxy list incorrectly, causing Internet Explorer to rotate through the specified list of proxy servers until all are temporarily disabled. At this point, Internet Explorer will show a “Page…


Internet Explorer does not support user names and passwords in Web site addresses (HTTP or HTTPS URLs)

KB Article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/834489 INTRODUCTION This article is intended to notify Web site administrators and IT professionals about the behavior of Internet Explorer when user information is included in a Web site address (HTTP or HTTPS URL). By default, versions of Windows Internet Explorer that were released starting with the release of security update 832894 do…