Windows Vista with mozilla firefox not accessing macrumors forum

Discussion in 'macOS' started by ljonesj, Aug 30, 2010.

  1. ljonesj macrumors 6502a

    ljonesj

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    #1
    Well trying to access the site forums i keep getting 404 bad request i am using mozilla by the way. my mac mini running mozilla can access the site my laptop running xp can access the site but my desktop running vista cannot at the moment any ideas on how to fix this oh and this is what the error says your browser sent a request that this server could not understand. size of request header field exceeds server limit could deleting the cookie fix the problem an i can access the front page with the rumors are. oh if this is in the wrong place move it
     
  2. Grannyville7989 macrumors 6502a

    Grannyville7989

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    #2
    Do you get similar problems if you use a different browser?
     
  3. ljonesj thread starter macrumors 6502a

    ljonesj

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    Location:
    Kingsport TN
    #3
    not sure let me try ugg ie i know in vista mozilla has a massive memory leak that it does not really have in 7 and xp

    ok in internet explorer i can access macrumors forums just fine

    just cleared my mozilla browser history including cookies and it let me back in so it must have been something screwy thanks again people
     

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