Why do you blame MS for your unsafe browsing habits and computer practices?
Unexplained computer behavior may be caused by deceptive software
Run a /thorough/ check for hijackware, including posting your hijackthis log
to an appropriate forum.
Checking for/Help with Hijackware
When all else fails, HijackThis v2.0.2
) is the preferred tool to use (in
conjuction with some other utilities). HijackThis will NOT fix anything on
its own, but it will help you to both identify and remove any
hijackware/spyware with assistance from an expert. **Post your log to
, or other appropriate forums for review
by an expert in such matters, not here.**
If the procedures look too complex - and there is no shame in admitting this
isn't your cup of tea - take the machine to a local, reputable and
independent (i.e., not BigBoxStoreUSA or Geek Squad) computer repair shop.
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
> I have been getting
> Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are
> for the inconvenience.
> about every 5 minutes of browsing. Sometimes I'm not even actively surfing
> but sitting on a page for 5 minutes. Nothing on my system has changed. I
> have reinstalled IE 7 as well as service pack 3. Any ideas or must I
> continue to use Safari because Microsoft is getting complacent.