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Problem with Internet Explorer 6 and 7. Virus? Not sure.

Let me tell my story the best I can here:

I used to use IE6. I never had any trouble with it.
I installed IE7. Everything seemed fine at first.

I have Windows XP for Home with SP2. I also use Outlook Express.

The trouble I am having is this (and I will explain this the best way that I's not easy): When I download some websites, I can't see everything that should be there. You know how when a file is downloading it brings up bits and pieces at a time? Well, not all of the pieces/parts of the websites are downloading. I am either missing links, text from windows, or photos, or all of the above. This all started about 5 days ago.

I called my Dell Support. They had me uninstall IE7 after about an hour's worth of troubleshooting. I tried using my IE 6, but it is acting the same way that the IE7 was.

Then Dell had me install Firefox and use it. It is working just fine.

But...I really need IE back. I work from home and the business that I work for uses IE.

I also called the IE7 support and they were not able to solve my problem either.

Is/was it a virus? My virus software ran about a day after all of this started and I saw that some files were caught and removed that I believe might have been viruses. My computer ditched them quick, but I remember one of them had the word "misery" in it.

I'm not a computer idiot, but I am definately not experienced enough to know how to completely delete IE off of my computer and start all over with it. Is that what I should do? How do I do that?

Any suggestions?

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Try this

In reply to: Problem with Internet Explorer 6 and 7. Virus? Not sure.

click HERE and there is a link for instructions on uninstalling ie 7


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But I already uninstalled IE7...

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Is there something else I should be doing with it?

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Try this

In reply to: But I already uninstalled IE7...

Install CCLEANER to remove any invalid entries,just a thought.


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Oh! I could just bake you a dozen chocolate chip cookies!

You are awesome!

I have to admit...I thought that your idea would no way work. I even checked to be sure that you were a very frequent poster here (which you definately ARE!)....

A big cyber hug for you!!!!!!!!!!!!

I am coming here and finding YOU whenever I have any trouble!!!!!!!

Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!


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(NT) Your welcome,thanx for posting back

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