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IE6 or IE7?
Regardless... First try clearing the Temporary Internet Files, History and
Then, if running IE7, 1. with the warning that a reset will delete
autocomplete data, such as passwords and you will have to reinstall or
re-enable browser add-ons, work through this article:
936213- How to optimize or reset Internet Explorer 7:
You may have an incompatible browser add-on installed.
For troubleshooting information see:
928426- Internet Explorer 7 may exit immediately when it includes an add-on
Problem: Crashes or hangs
IEBlog Troubleshooting and Internet Explorer’s (No Add-ons) Mode:
See if your third-party firewall or another program (download manager?) is
causing the problem.
936214- How to troubleshoot compatibility problems that affect IE7 in
(Also applies to XP)
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
<samadhan patil> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> If I try to download anything, then
> I get the following message,
> Internet Explorer cannot download ''file name'' from '' website name''
> The connection with the server was reset
> Iam use windows XP Professional, virsion 2002 service pack 2
> Please help.
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