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Web pages freeze in Internet Explorer

by DoubleD59 / February 27, 2008 6:54 PM PST

This is happening alot, that when I open a web page it freezes or it loads and then when clicking on another search in that web page it freezes. I get the "Not Responding" on the top bar or it comes up totally blank. And when I am on a web page and got to close out, as soon as it closes another page pops up thats blank. Sometimes it stays there and I end task it, or I click real fast on the X and it closes. This is driving me nuts, keeping me from researching things online. I did a virus scan with AVG and a Adaware and Spybot. Any other suggestions?

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Try the usuals.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 27, 2008 8:48 PM PST
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Thank you so much....
by DoubleD59 / February 28, 2008 10:21 AM PST
In reply to: Try the usuals.

Firefox doesn't freeze...so possibly my IE is corrupt? How do I make it so anything I open as a webpage opens using FireFox??

Thank you again...I was ready to throw the computer out the window.....or pay someone dearly to fix.... (shrug)

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(NT) Did you complete item 2?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 28, 2008 10:22 AM PST
In reply to: Thank you so much....
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Completing step 2
by DoubleD59 / February 29, 2008 4:54 AM PST

I am not using IE....so do I still have to do that.... and how?

Firefox is working good..but I did read that some web sites don't work with firefox. Hopefully right now I won't be going to those...lol

Thank you for your help....I feel so stupid sometimes. I just want my computer to stay safe..and use the right spyware and adware, not sure what malware is....I just bought Registry mechanic...

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Firefpx freezes
by sydney484 / May 10, 2012 12:11 AM PDT
In reply to: Try the usuals.

I am here Because My firefox 12 has frozen 7 time Tonight

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At four years later
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 10, 2012 2:56 AM PDT
In reply to: Firefpx freezes

You may want to start a new discussion.
Bob

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internet explorer freezes
by kiwanrich / April 16, 2009 6:03 PM PDT

This is happening alot, that when I open a web page it freezes or it loads and then when clicking on another search in that web page it freezes. I get the "Not Responding" on the top bar or it comes up totally blank. And when I am on a web page and got to close out, as soon as it closes another page pops up thats blank. Sometimes it stays there and I end task it, or I click real fast on the X and it closes. This is driving me nuts, keeping me from researching things online. I did a virus scan with AVG and a Adaware and Spybot. Any other suggestions?

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Start with running IE without addons
by Kees Bakker / April 16, 2009 6:20 PM PDT

Right click the IE7 icon on the Desktop and select "Start without Add-ons". Alternative ways to do it are
- type iexplore -extoff in the start>run box
- find it in the start>all programs>desktop acccessories>system management

If it works OK now, use Tools>Manage addons to find the culprit.


Kees

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