Windows Vista Forums

pop-up box internet explorer not working

  1. #1


    Join Date : Jan 2009
    Posts : 328
    vista home premium 32bit.
    Local Time: 21:59

    pop-up box internet explorer not working

    hi, i keep getting a pop-up box saying that internet explorer has stopped working windows is searching for a solution,the problem is internet explorer is working fine. So i have been just canceling the box out,is there any suggestions to correct the box from popping up.thank you...patch41

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2
    fadedrs's Avatar
    Join Date : Jun 2009
    Maple Grove, MN
    Posts : 695
    Windows 7 Ultimate X64, Vista Ultimate X64, XP Pro X64, Vista Home Premium X86
    Local Time: 20:59
    usa us minnesota

     

    Re: pop-up box internet explorer not working

    what version of IE?

    if it is not IE V8 try upgrading to it and see if that helps.

    or you could just switch over to FireFox (more stable).

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3
    mansrm81's Avatar

    Join Date : Aug 2008
    Rockford, IL
    Posts : 1,884
    Vista Ultimate 64bit SP2
    Local Time: 19:59
    usa us illinois

     

    Re: pop-up box internet explorer not working

    You might have a bad addon so try starting IE with no addons by going into the start menu of windows then all programs accessories and then into the system tools and click on internet explorer(no addons). If that doesn't work try resetting IE.
    Internet Explorer - Reset

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    Join Date : Jan 2009
    Posts : 328
    vista home premium 32bit.
    Local Time: 21:59


      Thread Starter

    Re: pop-up box internet explorer not working

    hi mansrm81,did like you said programs accessories and system tools and started removing add-ons that i did not need and it seems to have solved the problem. You will have to help me out with the next question as i am a novice,i would like to click the scales but i dont know where. can you clue me in and thanks for the advise....patch41 ps.i just found the scales in the upper right hand corner (i clicked)

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5
    mansrm81's Avatar

    Join Date : Aug 2008
    Rockford, IL
    Posts : 1,884
    Vista Ultimate 64bit SP2
    Local Time: 19:59
    usa us illinois

     

    Re: pop-up box internet explorer not working

    Glad I could help patch41

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

pop-up box internet explorer not working

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Internet Explorer not working
Hello. I've described my problem in the attachment. I rarely use Internet Explorer so can't be sure that it died with the installation of the new...
Browsers & Mail
Windows Explorer Stopped Working, Internet Explorer Stopped Working, what DOES work?
Hey, Fellas, I'm back. Lately when I've tried looking at different folders and files on my hard drives I keep getting "Windows Explorer has...
General Discussion
Please Help Me Get Internet Explorer Working
I have been using IE7 for a year and a half. No problems. Now it takes twenty seconds to load, and each time I visit a site it's slow, and it often...
Browsers & Mail
internet explorer is not working
Hi I have vista ultimate 64 bit but almost every time i open internet explorer it will crash and i get the message the it is not working. Is...
Vista General
Re: Internet Explorer has stopped working
(cross-post added to Vista Perf & Maint) "mushalvarez" <mushalvarez@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:D936B496-D34C-43C7-AEA4-59E08A7E3C9C@xxxxxx ...
Vista performance & maintenance
Internet Explorer - not working
I have taken the plunge and upgraded to Vista, my emails works fine, but when I want to use internet explorer it says 'Internet Explorer has stopped...
Vista General
Re: Internet Explorer not working
(cross-post added to Vista Perf & Maint) "Jareen" <Jareen@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message...
Vista performance & maintenance