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Internet Explorer Problems

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Bassman_Spike, Nov 21, 2003.

  1. Hey

    Ive got Internet Explorer v6.0.26 and here are the problems i keep having

    1) I will be surfing the net and all of a sudden the browser freezes. You cant do anything the hourglass comes up...you can minimize the browser fine and all other programs still work fine, i have to wait like 2 mins and it unfreezes or press close the it comes up with one of those end now boxes.

    2) When im surfing this box comes up in the thing at the top it says web page dialogue. Nothing loads in the box just white and you cant press links or scroll the page untill you close this box. When this happens again i will take a screen shot.

    So does anyone know how to fix any of these problems??

    My Specs:
    Windows XP Home
    AMD 1800+
    256mb Ram
    32mb Video
  2. Here is the screen shot
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    i'd run adaware and spy bot.
  4. I agree, check for spyware.


  5. ive done that i use spy-bot search and destroy and cleared the ones with the ticks...should i just clear everything??
  6. Finger Blister

    Finger Blister

    Jul 8, 2003
    Clear everything.

    Give it a couple of cold boots.

    If you find you actually need anything Spybot
    took out, just recover the file.

    I've cleared everything with no problems.
  7. Skorzen


    Mar 15, 2002
    Springfield MA
    Screw IE and get Opera I havent used IE in ages
  8. I use mozilla.

    It's better.

    No pop ups. EVER.
  9. Well thanks for the help...i probly cant get a new browser because this is my parents computer and they dont like new things

    I get this computer when i leave school...end of next year...so i will just format it anyways which will get rid of the problem...i might also use one of those browsers

    thanks again

    oh yeah and if anyone else knows how to fix the problem keep the ideas coming
  10. JayAmel

    JayAmel Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2002
    Carcassonne, France
    Currently testing Mozilla Firebird (on XP).

    Reminds me much of Safari (on Mac OS X).

  11. Our avatars are so much better than everyone elses.


  12. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    I clicked on this image, and my computer locked up!:eek: