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Yahoo Mail login Error

I experienced this when trying to access my email:
name:TypeError
message:'gExtContent' is undefined
number:-2146823279
description:'gExtContent' is undefined

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  • RogerDodger2 Oct 28, 2008

    I tried to access it with Outlook Express and can't get it to do it. I don't know how to access Yahoo Mail with anything other than thru www.yahoo.com.

  • RogerDodger2 Oct 28, 2008

    Solution #1posted on Oct 28, 2008
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    For internet explorer you can follow this steps


    Disable Internet Explorer 6.0 add-ons:
    1. From "Tools" menu, select "Manage Add-ons"
    2. Click on the "Research" add-on if present, and then click Disable.
    3. Close and relaunch the Internet Explorer internet browser.
    Disable Internet Explorer 7.0 add-ons:
    1. From "Tools" menu, select "Manage Add-ons"
    2. Then select "Enable or Disable Add-ons"
    3. Click on the "Research" add-on if present, and then click Disable.
    4. Close and relaunch the Internet Explorer internet browser.
    CLEAR CACHE:
    Internet Explorer 6.x for Windows
    1. Choose "Internet Options..." from IE's Tools menu.
    2. Click the "Delete Files" button, and select to "Delete all offline
    content".
    3. Click "OK" when prompted.
    4. In the bottom right-hand corner of the Internet Options page, click
    the "Clear History" button, and choose "OK" when prompted.
    5. Click the OK button at the bottom of the Internet Options window.
    6. Close and re-start your browser.
    ENABLE JAVASCRIPT
    Internet Explorer 6.0:
    1. Select "Tools" and click "Internet Options".
    2. Switch to the "Security" tab.
    3. Under the "Internet" zone, select a Medium or Medium Low setting.
    4. Click the "Apply" button.
    5. Click the "OK" button.
    6. Close out and relaunch your internet browser.
    DID ALL THIS AND STILL DIDN'T WORK.

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Could you please let me know some quick question to investigate the problem:
Are you getting any trouble in accessing other email account??
WHich operating system running (with service Pack)? Firewall and antivirus present on PC?
Have you added yahoo.com as trusted website? Have you setup for phishing websites or etc...
Have you try any other browser viz. Mozilla or Google Chrome?
View this link:  Google Chrome

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What program are you attempting to get yahoo mail with_

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For internet explorer you can follow this steps


Disable Internet Explorer 6.0 add-ons:
1. From "Tools" menu, select "Manage Add-ons"
2. Click on the "Research" add-on if present, and then click Disable.
3. Close and relaunch the Internet Explorer internet browser.
Disable Internet Explorer 7.0 add-ons:
1. From "Tools" menu, select "Manage Add-ons"
2. Then select "Enable or Disable Add-ons"
3. Click on the "Research" add-on if present, and then click Disable.
4. Close and relaunch the Internet Explorer internet browser.
CLEAR CACHE:
Internet Explorer 6.x for Windows
1. Choose "Internet Options..." from IE's Tools menu.
2. Click the "Delete Files" button, and select to "Delete all offline
content".
3. Click "OK" when prompted.
4. In the bottom right-hand corner of the Internet Options page, click
the "Clear History" button, and choose "OK" when prompted.
5. Click the OK button at the bottom of the Internet Options window.
6. Close and re-start your browser.
ENABLE JAVASCRIPT
Internet Explorer 6.0:
1. Select "Tools" and click "Internet Options".
2. Switch to the "Security" tab.
3. Under the "Internet" zone, select a Medium or Medium Low setting.
4. Click the "Apply" button.
5. Click the "OK" button.
6. Close out and relaunch your internet browser.



Sources:yahoo.com

Posted on Oct 28, 2008

  • SAM ANDERSON Oct 28, 2008

    If you have Norton/Symantec Internet Security, try uninstalling the Ad Blocker.

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Try to open your yahoo mail with another program and see if the same error comes up, report back with add a comment button.

Thanks.

Posted on Oct 28, 2008

  • Ekse Oct 28, 2008

    Try another internet browser, Do you have internet explorer? is that the program you use and get the error with?



    if so.. try firefox its behind the link below, download and run the setup, after its complete start firefox and try to open the yahoo mail, let me know what happens.

    www.mozilla.com/firefox/



    Thanks

    Ekse

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