These were mentioned as working in that thread:
1) Tools | Internet Options | Security
Make sure scripting is not disabled.
2) See this KB:
"A blank Web page is displayed when you start Internet Explorer 7".
Problem: IE always goes to <http://runonce.msn.com/runonce2.aspx>
instead of your homepage.
"DFB" <DFB@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
|I must be a little dense. I went to the below link, read all the threads. I
| read everyone talking about this problem, did not see where it tells how
| actually fix it.
| "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
| > Pick one of these archived threads:
| > --
| > ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
| > MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
| > AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
| > DTS-L http://dts-l.net/
| > DFB wrote:
| > > I am running XP SP2 and recently upgraded to IE7.0.5730.13. Now
| > > I
| > > open IE, it opens to the Customize Your Settings
| > > pagehttp://runonce.msn.com/runonce3.aspx
| > > How do I get rid of this. All my settings (default browser, phishing
| > > filter,
| > > etc. on are in place in internet options).