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Norton Internet Security & exclusions


sygnus21

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Need some help with Norton Internet Security and keeping it from deleting/clearing my cookies for websites like this or others when I have my log-in credentials saved. Basically every time I run a scan it clears my cookies making me have to re-log in to all my sites.

Anyone who's using NIS know how to keep it from doing this?

Please, no NIS bites or get something else. Would like the answer to this one.

Thanks.

BTW this is a Win 8 laptop, and I installed NIS myself.
 

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Unknown about NIS.
But I use Norton 360 with NO problems with log-in's after a norton scan.
 

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sygnus21

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Unknown about NIS.
But I use Norton 360 with NO problems with log-in's after a norton scan.
Yeah I'm sure it's the internet part of the program thinking it's doing it's job :confused:

Anyway I posted this in both forums (Win 7 & 8) and someone may have posted a solution for me. I'll give it a try and see what happens.

How to Enable Cookies in Norton Internet Security

Thanks
 

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Phone Man

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I have NIS 2012 and under Settings-Computer-Computer Scan set the Tracking Cookies Scan to Ignore or to Ask Me and see if that helps.

Jim :cool:
 

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sygnus21

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Yeah I found that. Took a bit of digging, but I found it.

Anyway it seems like they (Norton/Symantec) want you to use their cloud service to store all your keys and passwords for Internet log-ins. I use Cloud services, but I'm not sure I want to keep my passwords there.

Anyway I just set it to "ask me". It's a temp fix for now :confused:

Thanks
 

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    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center
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    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    Custom built by me
    CPU
    Haswell i7-4770K
    Motherboard
    Gigabyte G1 Sniper 5 (BIOS F9)
    Memory
    Corsair Dominator Platinum 32 gig (1866MHz)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Sapphire R9-280 Vapor X
    Sound Card
    Soundblaster ZXR
    Monitor(s) Displays
    NEC PA242W - 24 inch
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    1920 x 1200
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    Samsung 512gig 850 Pro SSD (OS), Samsung 256gig 840 Pro SSD (photo editing), Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB HD
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    EVGA Supernova 1000 G2
    Case
    Cooler Master HAF X
    Cooling
    Corsair H100i Closed Loop Cooler
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    Logitech Wireless Wave
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    Logitech Performance MX
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    Norton Security
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    RAM Speed: 1866MHZ @ 9-10-10-27-2T, 1.5v