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I.E. won't run

Posted on 2005-04-14
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before you say a something like "use firefox" go ahead and leave now.
I use firefox, but I also use I.E. for the retarded sites or software that require I.E. (cause the idiot programs it to work ONLY with I.E.)

anyway, i'm running windows 2000 (obviously). and whenever i click the I.E.  Exe it doesn't run. however the windows update shortcut runs.

wtf? any ideas?  it started doing this yesterday, and since then i'm having some other computer issues.
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well I.E. still won't run... LOL.. but i did fix my other issues.  which make this one not as important but still i wonder, wtf? :-)
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Danny Child earned 2000 total points
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Have you tried a reinstall of IE?

how to download full version:
http://www.compu-docs.com/ieadmininstall.htm
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haven't bothered with a reinstall, but points for the link.
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Ta very much...!

If you go to the Windows Update site, and let it install stuff, does it insist on coming back to that site afterwards?

Just wondering if the Automatic Update of ms patches has got a bit carried away with itself...
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