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gustafks

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for some reason i can't access ilounge.com. no matter how i try to access any part of ilounge.com or any of it's links, i'm always redirected to forums.ilounge.com. this happens in any browsers safari, firefox, etc. and it only happens from my work computer. the site works fine at home. i've tried resetting safari and clearing the cache. still no luck.

any ideas? thanks.

gus
 

yinyang

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welcome to the lounge :)

that sounds pretty peculiar, that safari and firefox are both bypassing the main page and taking you straight to the forums. i suppose you could remove cookies from both browsers, but not sure if that will help...

is this a recent thing?
 

kingpause

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I am having the exact same problem. Deleting cookies didn't help, nor did adding the w's.

Pointing my browser (IE 6) to ilounge dot com takes me to the forums page.

Clicking any of the links along the top of the page (News, Accessories, Articles, et al) all take me back to the forums page.
 

TheJosher

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Works fine for me.

Since it is in multiple browsers.. I'd say its either a proxy or DNS issue.

Try running ipconfig /flushdns

Also, what ISP are you using?

Josh
 

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Thanks for the replys. Josher, could you be more specific about ipconfig / flushdns?

Gus
 
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