Re: IE6 hiding on my Computer
"PA Bear [MS MVP]" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
> Are you running WinXP SP2 or SP3?
I am running SP3
> Have you ever had occasion to do a Repair Install of WinXP?
I do not recall doing this.
> What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
> subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than
What third-party firewall (if any)? Were any of these applications running
> in the background when you installed IE8?
I do not think I have any other fire wall.
> Has a(another) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on the
> computer (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you
The only Anti virus is AVG Free.
> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> Bob Fay wrote:
>> I have installed IE8 and it seems to work properly. After creating a
>> shortcut for a page, using the shortcut causes a IE6 browser to open
>> the IE8 browser opens with the requested page. This IE6 browser is not
>> functional. I identified it by removing IE8. The IE6 browser then became
>> functional. I cannot find IE6 to remove it from my system. I am running
>> Any ideas are appreciated.