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Why can't I close only 1 tab?

by Paul C / August 18, 2007 6:20 PM PDT

OS, Win XP Home, SP 2, fully updated.

I open IE7 and open multiple tabs. If I go to close only 1 tab, the entire browser closes and I get the "Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close" message, followed by the same message for the Dr. Watson Postmortem Debugger.

I've scanned for viruses and other malware with none found.


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I don't want this to sound like it probably will, but. . .
by Coryphaeus / August 18, 2007 9:18 PM PDT

you installed IE7 for what reason? IE7 is buggy and still broken, and does not play well with XP. You might try a System Restore.

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Wayne, I changed ISPs,...
by Paul C / August 19, 2007 7:18 PM PDT

...and besides this lousy t-shirt, all I got was IE7. Devil

I'll just revert to Firefox and be done with it...

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by tomron / August 19, 2007 2:28 AM PDT

IE7 has known issues,better off going back to IE6.

If you want to disable "Dr. Watson Postmortem Debugger",check this LINK.Maybe this will help.

You might consider using FIREFOX

Try scanning with your AV and AVG ANTI SPYWARE in safe mode.


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Tom, read my reply to Coryphaeus.
by Paul C / August 19, 2007 7:21 PM PDT
In reply to: Paul

And, yes, I ran all scans in Safe Mode. Back to Firefox I go - asking myself all the time why I EVER bothered with IE...

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