Please state your full Windows version (e.g., WinXP SP3; Vista x64 SP2) when
posting to this newsgroup.
1. Does the behavior persist if you start IE in No Add-ons mode? To start
IE in No Add-ons mode:
=> Right-click on the blue IE desktop icon and select Start without
=> Start | (All) Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Internet
Explorer (No add-ons).
Troubleshooting and Internet Explorerâ€™s (No Add-ons) Mode:
2. Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES)?
<= Read before using!
3. Does the behavior persist if you boot into Safe Mode with Networking?
[Careful! Only remain in Safe Mode just long enough to test!]
4. Was (a) NOD32 and/or Spybot Residents (b) SDHelper and/or (c) Tea Timer
running in the background when you installed IE8? Have you purchased NOD32?
5. Has a Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this machine
(e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought it)?
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> I would also like to add, I use ESET NOD32 Antivirus and Spybot SD. I had
> to make some settings changes to them as well when I upgraded to IE8
> "roostertail56" wrote:
>> I've been using IE8 for some months now and find I like it well enough.
>> the beginning I had issues with slow tab openings, errors, etc. but with
>> some help from these boards, I was able to change some setting on my ad
>> blocker (Super Ad Blocker).
>> My current problem and it probably still relates to the ad blocker is if
>> try to open a new page say from a link in an emai I get a pop up that
>> IE8 has encountered a problem and must close. I click OK and then the
>> opens to the web page I originally wanted to start. So I don't have a
>> problem getting the page to open but it's the continual error window that
>> pops up.
>> Any help will be greatly appreciated