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  1. 2 Star Lounger
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    Can't sign out of Hotmail

    I have a problem signing out of Hotmail. If I'm using IE 9 I get:

    Sign-out isn't complete...We couldn't sign you out of these sites:

    Hotmail

    If I use Firefox 11 I don't get a warning, the browser just stops working with the little green arrow going around in circles. The only way out is to close Firefox.

    With either browser if I go back to Hotmail sometimes I'm still signed in, other times I'm not. With IE9 the suggestion is to delete all cookies and try again, but surely there's a better solution? This only happens with Win 7, the XP machine has no problem so it must be some setting, but what? I have asked on the Hotmail help site, no response, not that I really expected an answer there.

    Any suggestions?

    David

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  3. Plutonium Lounger Medico's Avatar
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    Actually clearing all TIF and flushing the DNS cache does occ. clear out a corrupt old page that is causing problems. I would clear all cookies and temp int files as well as the DNS cache then see if the problem reoccurs.

    deleteTIF.jpg

    I would delete all categories this time.
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  4. 2 Star Lounger
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    Thanks for the suggestions. Have tried both in IE. I'm sorry to say it made no difference.

    David

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    Very strange. When I sign out of Hotmail my browser reverts to the generic MSN page. Since this seems to be happening in both IE and FF that would lead me to believe it is not a browser problem. Have you tried disabling any add on in either of the browsers to see if an add on might be causing the problem. Both of these browsers do have some of the same add ons installed. Flash and/or Java would be 2 possibilities, or perhaps some others you might have installed such as Web of Trust or Last Pass. I might try this next.
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    When I sign out of or at least try to sign out of say Messanger or any other associated program, I too on occasion get the same. It would appear that you are also "linked" to another program such as Facebook, or that your MSN sites are set to remember you. If you undo those connections, or set your MSN browser sites to not remember you, problem solved... At least that is what I have done to see if it worked, and it did.... But personally I don't worry about it anymore because I don't log out since I use two, one @live.com, and one @msn.com addresses, have them both coming through Outlook, and am able to switch users easily on my Windows Live page. Just Sayin'
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    Make a system restore 2 days before and you will not have the problem i think this its the easiest way

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