Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads
Recommended Download



Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads, YOUR Largest Resource for Windows Vista related information.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so , join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Driver Scanner

Re: multiple tabs open that i don't want

microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general






Speedup My PC
Reply
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 10-25-2008
nikmark
 

Posts: n/a
Re: multiple tabs open that i don't want
I have the same problem in Windows XP. Any advice? Thanks

"PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:

> In no certain order:
>
> How to troubleshoot Internet Explorer 7 issues in Windows Vista:
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936215
>
> How to optimize or reset Internet Explorer 7:
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936213
>
> Internet Explorer stops responding, stops working, or restarts (Guided Help)
> http://support.microsoft.com/gp/pc_ie_intro
>
> ===============================
>
> But I think you'll need...
>
> Unexplained computer behavior may be caused by deceptive software
> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/827315
>
> Run a /thorough/ check for hijackware, including posting your hijackthis log
> to an appropriate forum.
>
> Checking for/Help with Hijackware
> http://aumha.org/a/parasite.htm
> http://aumha.org/a/quickfix.htm
> http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=5878
> http://wiki.castlecops.com/Malware_R...:_Introduction
> http://mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
> http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/data/prevention.htm
> http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/tshoot.html
> http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/Malware_Defence.htm
> http://defendingyourmachine2.blogspot.com/
> http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/...moving_Malware
>
> When all else fails, HijackThis v2.0.2
> (http://aumha.org/downloads/hijackthis.exe) is the preferred tool to use.
> It will help you to both identify and remove any hijackware/spyware with
> assistance from an expert. **Post your log to
> http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=22,
> http://castlecops.com/forum67.html,
> http://forums.subratam.org/index.php?showforum=7,
> http://aumha.net/viewforum.php?f=30, 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) computer repair shop.
> --
> ~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/
>
>
>
> stevesmith wrote:
> > Vista Ultimate
> >
> > "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> >
> >> Windows version?
> >> --
> >> ~PA Bear
> >>
> >> stevesmith wrote:
> >>> yes the tabs are blank, but sometimes a whole web page opens that isn't
> >>> blank. I've tried resseting my Internet explorer, and checked the add
> >>> ons,
> >>> there are know unwanted addons.
> >>>
> >>> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> >>>> Are the tabs blank or...?
> >>>>
> >>>> stevesmith wrote:
> >>>>> sometimes when i open my home page, more tabs open and even just when
> >>>>> i'm
> >>>>> on
> >>>>> the web browser more tabs open automatically, very annoying, i used
> >>>>> Mcafee
> >>>>> virus scan and spyware, and know issues are reported.

>
>

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-25-2008
Don Varnau
 

Posts: n/a
Re: multiple tabs open that i don't want
Hi,
Follow the same advice that PA Bear posted for Vista.

Hope this helps,
Don
[MS MVP- IE]

"nikmark" <nikmark@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:126A2EB1-A40B-4C0D-8F0D-4C297E7E8956@microsoft.com...
> I have the same problem in Windows XP. Any advice? Thanks


> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
>
> > In no certain order:
> >
> > How to troubleshoot Internet Explorer 7 issues in Windows Vista:
> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936215
> >
> > How to optimize or reset Internet Explorer 7:
> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/936213
> >
> > Internet Explorer stops responding, stops working, or restarts (Guided

Help)
> > http://support.microsoft.com/gp/pc_ie_intro
> >
> > ==========================
> >
> > But I think you'll need...
> >
> > Unexplained computer behavior may be caused by deceptive software
> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/827315
> >
> > Run a /thorough/ check for hijackware, including posting your hijackthis

log
> > to an appropriate forum.
> >
> > Checking for/Help with Hijackware
> > http://aumha.org/a/parasite.htm
> > http://aumha.org/a/quickfix.htm
> > http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=5878
> > http://wiki.castlecops.com/Malware_R...:_Introduction
> > http://mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
> > http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/data/prevention.htm
> > http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/tshoot.html
> > http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/Malware_Defence.htm
> > http://defendingyourmachine2.blogspot.com/
> > http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/...moving_Malware
> >
> > When all else fails, HijackThis v2.0.2
> > (http://aumha.org/downloads/hijackthis.exe) is the preferred tool to

use.
> > It will help you to both identify and remove any hijackware/spyware with
> > assistance from an expert. **Post your log to
> > http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=22,
> > http://castlecops.com/forum67.html,
> > http://forums.subratam.org/index.php?showforum=7,
> > http://aumha.net/viewforum.php?f=30, 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) computer repair shop.


> > stevesmith wrote:
> > > Vista Ultimate


> > > "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> > >
> > >> Windows version?


> > >> stevesmith wrote:
> > >>> yes the tabs are blank, but sometimes a whole web page opens that

isn't
> > >>> blank. I've tried resseting my Internet explorer, and checked the

add
> > >>> ons,
> > >>> there are know unwanted addons.


> > >>> "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
> > >>>> Are the tabs blank or...?


> > >>>> stevesmith wrote:
> > >>>>> sometimes when i open my home page, more tabs open and even just

when
> > >>>>> i'm on
> > >>>>> the web browser more tabs open automatically, very annoying, i

used
> > >>>>> Mcafee
> > >>>>> virus scan and spyware, and know issues are reported.


Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Internet Explorer Hanging When Multiple Tabs Open fieryscot microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general 15 10-03-2008 20:08
IE 7 hangs while shutting down in Vista SP1 with multiple tabs Mahesh_p microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general 0 09-29-2008 20:24
Auto open 2 tabs when I open IE Pat-southern-California microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general 1 09-22-2008 02:43
Links refuse to open in new tabs - they open in a new window inste Matt microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general 3 09-18-2008 01:37
Multiple tabs open automatically Ardy microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general 1 07-04-2008 20:09




All times are GMT +1. The time now is 17:42.




Driver Scanner - Free Scan Now

Vistaheads.com is part of the Heads Network. See also XPHeads.com , Win7Heads.com and Win8Heads.com.


Design by Vjacheslav Trushkin for phpBBStyles.com.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120