Computer help forum: Can't type in yahoo search box

by: cnetcomputerforum November 1, 2008 5:34 AM PDT

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Can't type in yahoo search box

by cnetcomputerforum - 11/1/08 5:34 AM

Please help: HP Satellite lap top, windows XP home, Internet explorer. I cannot type in the yahoo search box or the yahoo mail sign in box. When i move the mouse over to the search box it changes to an "I" shape as it should. Clicking in the box however does not show the cursor. Typing does not do anything. Same thing happens if I go to the yahoo mail sign in box. I am able to click on and get to the links on the page. I can type in the address bar on that page. I have turned the computer off and on several times. I have even defragmented the hard drive. Nothnig has changed the problem. I would appreciate any help Thanks. J

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