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Norton Internet Security/Yahoo Messenger


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mysterybks

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Recently I installed Norton Internet Security 2005. Yahoo Messenger was working fine and telling me when I had e-mails. Then it just stopped. Norton doesn't do free support and Yahoo is looking into it (which could take eons). Thought I'd see if anyone else has had this happen.
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bartenders35

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hi mysterybks,

As I was reading your post, I thought off my own problem and resolution ;)

Take a look at this posting and answer

In other words, I would suggest the following steps:
1. update MS
2. update Norton with latest definitions
3. update Yahoo messenger

Rebooted, scan norton and then try yahoo messenger again.

I am using Yahoo messenger 6.0 and used to have a problem too, new emails not being announced...........but now it DOES :tazz:

Hope this helps,
Thanks, B
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mpfeif101

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Try bartenders35's advice, and if still no luck then Norton's firewall is probably blocking it.
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