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Can you help me with my browser?

I am having difficulty with my Interent Explorer. I am running 6.0. Some web pages do not load at all and some only partially do. I sell on ebay and certain pages when listing do not have everything on them that it should. If a web page has a button to click on sometimes the button doesn't work depending on the page. I tried to go to the microsoft windows update page but it loads blank and then says done on the bottom left of the browser. Any ideas?

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You can try to repair your browser by going to Add=Remove programs if it's listed there...just click Remove and you will get three options in a window to Repair, Remove, or Add Components. Choose Repair. If it's not listed then try the following instead:

REPAIR TOOL FOR IE6 WHEN IT ISN'T IN ADD\REMOVE PROGRAMS...go to RUN, copy and paste the command below......

For W98X (and possibly ME):

C:\Windows\RUNDLL32.EXE setupwbv.dll,IE6Maintenance "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\Setup\SETUP.EXE" /g "C:\WINDOWS\IE Uninstall Log.Txt"

For W2K (and possibly XP but instead of W2Kexcp.exe look for the xp file):

rundll32 setupwbv.dll,IE6Maintenance C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\Uninstall Information\W2KEXCP.EXE /u

Run that and you'll see the options to repair and other options.

FOR XP, do the following:
Repair Internet Explorer 6
A number of XP users have reported situations with Internet Explorer 6 becoming corrupted and reporting a number of different errors. While there is certainly no guarantee, the two procedures listed below have restored functionality to IE6 for many users experiencing problems.

Note: Both methods listed require that the Microsoft Windows XP CD-ROM be available.

Method 1: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.x Repair for Windows XP

From the Start menu, select Run.
In the Open field, type sfc /scannow (Note: There is a space between sfc and /scannow)
Select the OK button.
Follow the prompts throughout the System File Checker process.
Reboot the computer when System File Checker completes.
Method 2: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.x Repair for Windows XP

From the Start menu, select Search, select All Files and Folders.
Select More Advanced Options and place a checkmark beside Search Hidden Files and Folders option.
Ensure that Search System Folders and Search Subfolders are also checked.
In the All or Part of the File Name box, type ie.inf
In the Look In drop-down menu, select C: or the letter of the hard drive that contains the Windows folder.
Click the Search button.
In the search results pane, find the ie.inf file located in Windows\Inf folder.
Right click the ie.inf file and click Install on the context menu.
Reboot the computer when the file copy process is complete.


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Just a comment. IEFIX ...

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This article [Q316894] is part 1 of a series of four articles that explain how to troubleshoot Internet browsing issues in Microsoft Windows, covers the following topics, and provides a hyperlink for the remaining series:

a. I get a message saying "The page cannot be displayed."

b. Web pages don't "show pictures" or play sound.

c. My browser doesn't start at the page I want.

Note: First, just be sure you have no utilities which has been installed to lock the home page

(1) "HijackThis" is a general homepage hijacker, detector, and remover which you may be using, (Config, Main, Below URLs will be . . ).

(2) "Spybot Search&Destroy v1.3" has a lock (Tools, IE tweeks, middle box check).

d. Web sites don't remember me.

e. Internet Explorer crashes.

Note: Download and use "IEFix" - a general purpose fix for Internet Explorer (Win 98/ME/2000/XP):

(1) Registers Urlmon.dll, Mshtml.dll, Actxprxy.dll, Oleaut32.dll, Shell32.dll, Shdocvw.dll, [Q281679].

(2) Refreshes Internet Explorer using IE.INF method. Note:

"Unable to Install Internet Explorer 6 on Windows XP (Q304872)"

"How to Reinstall or Repair Internet Explorer and Outlook Express in Windows XP (Q31837Cool"

(3) Initiates "SFC /Scannow" (Win2K&XP), [Q310747].

f. I get a message saying You are not authorized to view this page.

g. I need to view a Web page when I can't go on line.

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