It's likely that a third-party security/antispyware program interfered with
the installation of IE8 and that program, or another, is causing the
> Troubleshooting, look for:
* Problem: IE always goes to
* Problem: IE Startup takes a long time (>3 seconds)
* Problem: Slow Page rendering
Also, a browser add-on could be causing the slowness.
For troubleshooting information see:
IEBlog Troubleshooting and Internet Explorer’s (No Add-ons) Mode:
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
"jodice" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I already have IE8 since january, but I keep getting that annoying message
> download it. I find IE8 is really slow and do not see any improvement over
> having IE7 which worked much faster!