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M$IE Home Page Changes To MSN

by GFK / June 30, 2004 2:11 AM PDT

I prefer my home page to be a blank page. However, M$IE seems to prefer MSN as the home page and keep changing mine from blank to MSN.

How can I stop M$IE from imposing its will upon me and making my home page MSN? I am using Internet Options when I select my preferred home page, yet in a day or so its back to MSN and reflecting that in Internet Options, listing the URL for MSN.

Thanks,

G.F.K.

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Re: M$IE Home Page Changes To MSN
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 30, 2004 2:13 AM PDT

The problems with IE run deeper than this. Your choice to keep using it, but SPYBOT has a setting to lock the home page.

Bob

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Re: M$IE Home Page Changes To MSN
by nelsdaddy / July 1, 2004 7:51 AM PDT

I would uninstall the MSN browser. Who needs it? And I agree with the first post that some addware is making the change of your homepage. Enigma makes a great browser, and even though Netscape's is huge,I also use the latest Netscape versions, although I set it's interface back to classic mode. But, I don't have any problems with it, after I clear up all the beginning garbage that goes with the install. Now when I open Netscape 7.1 it just opens and goes to the homepage I set. You need to know how to get to it's settings, of course. Click edit, then on the drop down menu, pick preferences. That equals IE Tools, Internet Options

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