Re: IE 8 and Corrupted Seaarch Settings
On Wed, 04 Nov 2009 13:59:07 -0500, Leonard Grey pondered:
> Should we know what "the corrupted search settings problem" is? There's
> nothing wrong with search settings on my copy of IE 8.
Well, lah-dee-dah. If there's nothing wrong with your search settings, then
there's no problem at all.
for people who aren't as lucky as you.
> One of malware's many tricks is to change the default search engine and
> then make it difficult to use any other search engine. Does this sound
> like the problem at hand?
No, not at all. Complete scan of all drives... clean.
> Glavin Wobbly wrote:
>> I'm trying to help someone solve the corrupted search settings problem in
>> IE8 on an XP installation. I've Googled and Googled and have uncovered
>> numerous "solutions" which involve editing the registry and using the group
>> policy editor. Needless to say, none of those solutions work in this case
>> and they also don't work for most other people too.
>> So does anyone know of a new and effective way of solving this issue?