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SiteAdvisor & Google

Hi,

I've been using SA for quite sometime & yesterday SA will not give search recommendations for Google. Works fine with Yahoo search engine. Using ver. 26.5 Firefox plugin, on this XPSP2 machine. Any ideas?

Thanks
Rico
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RE: SiteAdvisor & Google

According to "Nishad" from McAfee support, the Google problem, is a problem that is being corrected, fix should be coming soon.

RE: SiteAdvisor & Google

Thanks for posting that info.
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SA - Google Slowdown Solution

3/13/08
XP-SP2 IE7
SC v8
VS v12
PF v9.0
SA v2.6.6253

Experienced a huge CPU slowdown today(3/13/08). I checked Windows Task Manager and found SAService.exe pegged at 97%+. Figured out that this is SA issue and searched for an answer and found this mention of a gmail problem/slowdown via the SA blog site:
http://blog.siteadvisor.com/2007/12/problems_accessing_gmail.shtml

Now I didn't have a particular Gmail problem, but rather a complete CPU slowdown for all useage. I tried the solution offered and it worked...slowdown is gone, so there seems to be an issue/conflict w/Google and SA lately. Here is the McAfee solution page(step by step) for the easy fix to the slowdown.

http://service.mcafee.com/FAQDocument.aspx?id=307201&lc=1033

How this helps anyone w/this current slowdown issue w/SA and Google.

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RE: SA - Google Slowdown Solution

Update on issue....

3/15/08

Slowdown problem returns....solution tried above(listed google.com in ignore list) isn't working. I'll start a new thread with the specific problem listed there since it doesn't seem specific to google(which is what this thread is about).
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