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Cookies used in login to SharePoint site

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 17, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I am trying to logon to my remote site while using SharePoint Designer 2007 and my login fails each and every time.  I loaded Fiddler to see what is going on and can see that there is a cookie being passed which contains an invalid pwd.  I have deleted all the stored cookies in IE, but still see the invalid pwd being sent to the host.  If the cookies are not stored in the IE files, where might they be stored?

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