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Old April 6th, 2006
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Okay so i get limewire and everything runs smooth 4 the first hour and the click it suddnly quits so i update to the latest version of java and limewire (btw ive had this problem ever since limewire 10 was released) and click it quits again and also what happens is when limewire is starting up it says loading user *resorses*(bad spelling srry) n e way when it says that after about 3 seconds it quits now it says something about java now my computer crashed recently and the first thing i did was download java and limewire the latest version ofcourse n e way i did this and well i have a fresh start on my computer and click wot do u know it does it again so now im angry but n e way recently AGAIN my computer crashed cos some1 dropped my harddrive grrr n e way $95 later i reinstall windows (note:i have tryed all this on all versions of windows xp with all those security things no difference) n e ways i reinstall windows xp and the very first thing i do is download limewire and java latest version ofcourse and i install them and then wot do u know but click it cuts out at the same bit so now i take a bit of extream action by illigally downloading limewire pro (dont worry i only did this for experimental purposes i did not use it to download and i dont have it n e more i deleted it) but n e way i install that and wot do u know but CLICK so here i am here writing this post and i dunno what to do but i also thank you verymuch for your time for reading all of this
yours sincere
Aubrey Walker

P.S. limewire is still currently not working and its obversilly not my computer or the setup ive tryed lots of setups u name it ive done it n e way ill shut up now and hopefully u can tell me how to fix this delema
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Old April 7th, 2006
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robotleader is flying high
Default limewire shut down

firstly- please use fullstops and commas, your message is almost impossible to read.
this could be a result of your firewall/antivirus automatically shutting down an "unsafe" program
check your firewall settings and see if LIMEWIRE is listed as an "exception"
if it is - or if your firewall isnt running (and it should be!!!) then go to...
Controll panel
internet settings
security tab
make sure all java scripts are enabled (and active x too for other stuff)
set them both to medium/low settings
if this doesnt work post another - more precise - explanation of whats happening
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Old April 7th, 2006
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I did not reply to Aubreywak post because I thought it was just too much hard work trying to understand what the crux of the problem was. Posters should remember that when writing out their problems it has to be in plain, understandable English. Not text, not pidgin or any other form of colloquial or locally spoken English but plain, simple English as taught in all primary schools of all English speaking countries.

I can forgive people when English is not their first language but there can be no excuse for an English speaker to write so badly.

UK Bob
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Originally Posted by ukbobboy01

not pidgin ........

UK Bob
or "pinyin = English written pronounciation of Chinese.......ROFL
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