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IE 8 won't close

Posted on 2010-08-27
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Have Internet Explorer 8.0.6001.18702IC running on Windows XP.
If IE8 enoucnters a problem loading a page, I can't close IE window without hitting CTR-ALT-Del, and even then I have to actually kill image name iexplore.exe, not just close the application.

I de-installed and reinstalled IE8, but same problem.
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Question by:Richard Detsch
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Did you try resettingie8 settings?

Internet Options>Advanced
Reset Internet Explorer
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by:bhartwell
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Are there any errors regading this in your event logs? if so, what are the errors? Also, do you know if you are running IE8 with add-ons disabled? If all add-ons are enabled you may want to try disabling them one at a time until you find the culprit.
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