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Large delay in IE6 download

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I have a network with two Servers on it, one is the domain controller and the other is the gateway with my ADSL connection on it.

A couple of days ago whilst using IE6 on the Gateway machine the whole thing crashed with a blue screen of death.

Since then whenever I use IE6 there is a singifcant delay in fetching any page. This includes the home page which is running on the same machine.

If I open multiple IE windows and request different pages then the request goes out and there is a couple of minutes (or more) delay before the page is displayed. But when they are displayed all the pages in each of the IE windows appears.

However if I browser from the PDC machine no such delay occurs even if I hit the same sites.

During these delays there is no signifcant activity if I look via task manager. There are no significant events been reported in the event logs of either machine. Nor within the firewall logs.

Has anyone any ideas of anywhere else I might look or what might be the cause of the problem?

Steve
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blue screen generally means a hardware problem. Open the Device Manager and see if there is any devices being listed as having problems.
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Also look in the event viewer for any errors reported and then post what the error was here. Especially the Event ID; Source; and Category

Start > Run eventvwr.msc
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Also you could try this

Go to control panel  > add/remove programs > Microsoft internet explorer 6
then select  change/remove then select repair.
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by:mouatts
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Now why didn't I think of that. Thanks Carzy that did the trick. The blue screen incidentally was concerning page pool memory (or non-paged pool I can't remember which) and seems to be an error caused by IE6
Steve
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Glad to have been of assistacne. :>)
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