Re: IE8 Processes not Ending
Start Internet Explorer from the 'no add-ons' shortcut. Still have the
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Risky Dave wrote:
> Not sure if this is the right forum, but there doesn't seem to be a
> dedicated IE8 one.
> I have a problem with IE8 locking up at randon intervals. Sometimes the
> application is able to shut down and restart, but usually it doesn't.
> What seems to be happening is that the IE processes that start when new tabs
> are opened are not shutting down again. Don't know how this causes IE to stop
> but it definitely preventing it from restarting.
> What is most alarming is that once IE has closed I am not able to stop the
> processes through Task Manager - I can highlight them, choose the End Process
> button but nothing happens! The only solution I have in this case is to
> re-boot the machine.
> I had a similar problem with Live Mail - the processes were stopped from
> closing by LM's automatic sync function. When I switched off this function LM
> was fine, but I can't identify a similar function in IE.
> Has anyone else had this problem (it seemed to be common on XP with IE7 but
> this is IE8 under 32 bit Vista Premium) and have you been able to fix it?