RE: IE7 crashes when closing tabs
The problem may be related to your Anti-Virus program, as per your
descriptions, you should be able to duplicate the problem easily. So just
try to disable your Anti-Virus program and test it out first.
> The developers do not have the resources to resolve these issues. The ability
> to open tabs but not close them has plagued IE7 from day one.
> If you use IEz expect to lose data regularly, through crashes as you have
> described, forced refreshes using the 'allow popups' dialogue, and through
> 'this page can not be displayed' redirections, such as I will surely get when
> I hit the post button now.....
> "Bloggitt" wrote:
> > I'm using IE7 on Win XP Tablet Edition (based on Pro, I believe )
> > When I have multiple tabs open, sometimes IE freezes when I close one of them.
> > I'm unable to switch to other tabs, access the menu or close IE using the X
> > (top right)
> > I've tried resetting IE to default settings, clearing the cache and running
> > the (No Add-ons) version and it still crashes.
> > I certainly didn't have this problem before updating XP to SP3, but can't be
> > certain that this is when the problem started happening.
> > I've not installed any new software recently.
> > All I've done is update Sophos AV, Spybot S&D, Windows Defender, and full
> > scans with these haven't found any problems.
> > I use Windows Firewall and keep my system well patched/updated.
> > Anybody have any suggestions?
> > Thanks