Re: Ran windows update on Vista laptop IE will not connect to the
I uninstalled NIS several months ago before this was an issue.
Still have the problem. Contacting Dell was a waste of time I was told to
wait and maybe Microsoft will correct the patch and for now uninstall patch
and turn off auto-update. Any ideas?
"PA Bear" wrote:
> Crossposted to IE General & Vista Security newsgroups
> NIS 2007 then, I assume. NSW = Norton System Works.
> While Symantec claims that its current applications are Vista-compatible,
> they've been the source of untold problems in Vista. Uninstall NIS ASAP,
> then don't fail to run this removal tool:
> The following AV apps are supported in Vista: NOD32, Kaspersky6, Sophos (in
> order per my recommendations).
> Steer clear of McAfee, too.
> Thank you very much for this feedback.
> ~PA Bear
> Rob w wrote:
> > I think it is norton internet security I don't know what NSW stands for so
> > I
> > guess I haven't got it
> > It's just the trial version that came with my compaq laptop glad I haven't
> > paid for it
> > I shall get rid of it as soon as I know which anti-virus is least likely
> > to
> > mess up windows
> > hope this helps
> > "PA Bear" wrote:
> >> In one of your many, similar posts in IE General newsgroup, you state
> >> that
> >> you're running NAV (in Vista): What NAV version is it, please? Is it
> >> part
> >> of NSW or NIS?
> >> --
> >> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> >> MS MVP-Windows (IE, OE, Security, Shell/User)
> >> AumHa VSOP & Admin; DTS-L.org
> >> Rob w wrote:
> >>> I have just successfully re-installed this update with many thanks to
> >>> Joe at
> >>> http://itsvista.com
> >>> In short what I have done is uninstall KB933566 then disconnect my
> >>> computer
> >>> from the internet
> >>> disable my anti-virus completely than re-installed KB933566
> >>> after restarting made sure my anti-virus was turned back on again then
> >>> reconnected to the internet
> >>> this seems to of solved the problem hope it works for you
> >>> "Mrc" wrote:
> >>>> After running windows update last night Internet Explorer will not load
> >>>> any
> >>>> web pages. I can still get out to the internet VPN etc but IE is
> >>>> dead???
> >>>> Any ideas!!!