1. You may have an incompatible browser add-on.
for troubleshooting information.
2. Try the Reset button in Internet Options> Advanced. Note that this will
delete stored (autocomplete) passwords. Do you have those recorded
elsewhere? (Many users don't.)
If resetting IE settings helps, you may still have to re-enable browser
add-ons individually to see if the troublesome one can be found.
What Reset IE Settings will do...
923737- How to use Reset Internet Explorer Settings (RIES): http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923737/en-us
3. This may be a malware problem- adware, spyware, hijacker, trojan, etc.
See these sites for help:
The Parasite Fight http://www.aumha.org/a/quickfix.htm
Dealing with Unwanted Spyware and Parasites: http://mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
Malware Removal and Prevention Overview - CastleCopsWiki: http://wiki.castlecops.com/Malware_R...tion:_Overview
Bugs, Glitches & Stuffups: http://www.mvps.org/inetexplorer/Darnit.html
Removing Malware: http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/...moving_Malware
Hope this helps,
[MS MVP- IE]
"wjk310" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Why when I am on the net internet explorer shuts down and restarts? I
> think I have any viruses. It just shut down not often but if it running
> without me doing anything it restarts. I have a E521 Dell if this helps 2
> gigs of ram 320 gigs of hd space. thanks for the help.