Are you running WinXP SP2 or WinXP SP3? If WinXP SP3, which was installed
first, IE7 or WinXP SP3?
What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)?
What third-party firewall (if any)? Were any of these applications running
in the background when you installed IE7 and/or WinXP SP3?
Can you start IE7 in No Add-ons mode? To start IE7 in No Add-ons mode:
1. Right-click on the blue IE desktop icon and select Start without
2. Start | (All) Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Internet
Explorer (No add-ons).
Troubleshooting and Internet Explorerâ€™s (No Add-ons) Mode:
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
> i downloaded IE7 and since i upgraded my IE will not open. i click on it
> pops up for a brief moment then disappears. i cant delete it off my
> computer,when i go to add/delete it brings it up says i use it frequently
> but it wont let me take it off my computer. can someone help me with my
> problem? and suggestions ?