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Cannot Revert Back to IE7

  1. #1


    Join Date : Apr 2009
    Posts : 1
    Vista Ulitimate x64
    Local Time: 13:15

    Cannot Revert Back to IE7

    I'm running Vista Ulitimate x64.
    IE8 freezes and closes at least 5 times a day. I went through Add/Remove and unistalled the IE8 update and it did revert it back to IE7, however it doesn't work. The webpage is blank [white] and it tells me that "insert random URL cannot be opened at this time" when I try to go to a url in the address bar. I've set all the settings back to default and clear private data and still nothing. Before I installed IE8, I created a restore point and when I tried restoring it after the first try failed, it did the exact same thing forcing me to install IE8 once again.

    I have firefox, however I don't want to switch browers, I just need suggestions on how to fix this problem. Thank you!

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  2. #2


    Join Date : Apr 2009
    Ahmedabad, India
    Posts : 3
    Vista Home Premium 32bit
    Local Time: 23:45
    india

     

    Re: Cannot Revert Back to IE7

    Hi,

    You can Restore the system back to IE7 and than install the toolkit linked below to stop automatic updating to IE8.

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en

    Please add to reputations if it helped..

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