Hank, I see that this isn't your first go round with such problems nor is
this the first time I've attempted to help you:
Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES) and
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 IE8?
Has a(another) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this
machine (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> YES IT IS CONFIGURED AS THE DEFAULT BROWSER
>> Is IE configured as the default browser?
>> HankL wrote:
>>> Yes, it is VISTA AND I DO HAVE I.E. 8
>>>> Is this your Vista computer and is IE8 installed?
>>>> HankL wrote:
>>>>> Each time I select a www link in an e-mail it opens up My Document
>>>>> folder. How can I get it to open up the link?