1. Which version of Windows? (Including SP level- SP1, SP2 ,etc.)
2. After closing then re-opening IE, can you browse to files?
3. Start Internet Explorer without add-ons from:
Right-click the IE icon on the desktop. Choose Start without add-ons.
Programs> Accessories> System tools> Internet Explorer (no add-ons)
If the problem goes away, a browser add-on is causing the problem.
For troubleshooting information see:
IEBlog Troubleshooting and Internet Explorer’s (No Add-ons) Mode:
928426- Internet Explorer 7 may exit immediately when it includes an add-on
Windows Vista Help- Internet Explorer add-ons frequently asked questions:
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
"rochmn79" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> When I go to a site to upload a file (I have tried this with the same hang
> multiple site) and I click "Browse" to show my files, IE hangs. I have to
> kill it and re-open IE. Any ideas? The only thing that was recently
> was a Sun Java Update last night.