On Fri, 7 Nov 2008 10:51:01 -0800, mrp702 wrote:
> For the last 3 days IE7 has taken 30 seconds to over 1 minute to launch.
> This behavior began on approximately 11/4/08 and is becoming very frustrating.
1.Clear the (IE) temporary Internet files and the history cache.
Click Start==>Run... then type (or copy/paste) "inetcpl.cpl" (w/out
quotation marks) into the box, then click the 'OK' button.
In Internet Properties panel 'General' tab, under 'Browsing history', click
'Delete...'button, in 'Delete Browsing History' panel, click the 'Delete
all...'button then place a checkmark into the box beside 'Also delete files
and settings stored by add-ons', Click 'Yes' and exit the Internet
Properties panel by clicking the 'OK' button.
Click Start==>Run... then type (or copy/paste) "cleanmgr" (w/out quotation
marks into the box, then click the 'OK' button. Select your drive
(presumably WinXP (C
and click OK.
2a.Delete files using Disk Cleanup (if on Vista)
Malwarebytes© Corporation - Anti-Malware
SuperAntispyware - Free
4.Download and execute HiJack This! (HJT)
Please, do not post HJT logs to this newsgroup.
Fora where you can get expert advice for HiJack This! (HJT) logs.
NOTE: Registration is required in any of the above mentioned fora
before posting a HJT log and read the 'stickies'
(instructions/guidelines) for the respective HJT forum.
5.Routinely practice Safe-Hex.