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Help with a problem

Posted by daylilydayzed (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 22, 11 at 23:50

When ever I am on line reading email, or a forum I get the spinning circle and everything goes a little white, like whitewash over color, can't scroll up or down , can't close out a window or anything I just have to wait it out, it just happened after I wrote the word out. What is causing it? It only happens when Sea Monkey is open, Doesn't happen with IE or Firefox.


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RE: Help with a problem

Are you using the latest version of SeaMonkey? If no, then update it. If yes, do you have any add-ons installed with it? If yes, you could try uninstalling them to see if the situation improves. One of them might be causing a conflict. Another option would be to uninstall SM and then install it again. Nothing like a clean slate to get a fresh perspective.


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Yes I am using the latest version of SEA Monkey. It started after updating to the new version.This morning I got the spinning circle just after opening Sea Monkey. Didn't get to go up to the tool bar to open up the email portion before it started spinning.


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You might have to move backwards until SeaMonkey address it if it's there issue.....

Here is a link that might be useful: Old versions of seamonkey


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Hi Zep,
I did un-install the latest version , installed the 2.1 version I had in my Downloads folder. Then I got an email from File Hippo that a newer version of Sea Monkey so I downloaded it from File Hippo and installed it. So Far I haven't had the spinning Circle issue yet.


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I still have the spinning circle problem . I am beginning to think it is a Windows problem. I don't even have to start surfing the web before it happens, just opening up Sea Monkey I got the spinning circle.


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Clean out your temporary internet files and temp files.

Download TFC by OldTimer From here click Here
to your desktop.

Double-click TFC.exe to run it.

Note: If you are running on Vista, right-click on the file and choose Run As Administrator

TFC will close all programswhen run, so make sure you have saved all your work before you begin

* Click the Start button to begin the cleaning process.
* Depending on how often you clean temp files, execution time should be anywhere from a few seconds to a minute or two.
* Please let TFC run uninterrupted until it is finished.

Once TFC is finished it should restart your computer. If it does not, please manually restart the computer yourself to ensure a complete cleaning.


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Zep516,
I downloaded TFC and ran it after I had closed all programs . It cleared about 856MB of temp files . Then it said it needed to reboot computer so I allowed it to reboot. But after it was back , I opened up Sea Monkey and went to the knitting forum I go to and got the spinning circle again. I do not know what is causing it


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