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I'm looking forward to some solutions. You can get the whole (16.1mb) install here:http://download.microsoft.com/download/C/C/0/CC0BD555-33DD-411E-936B-73AC6F95AE11/IE8-WindowsXP-x86-ENU.exe 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - I tried that, but it didn't work... then check for spyware which might be causing the issue. Use the broswer RESET feature built into IE7 to reset the browser back to factory settings. have a peek at this web-site

Don't know. . . . I also updated my version of Java. I had booted up in safe mode to remove a trojan horse and IE was affected. Has anyone had this problem ???

Internet Explorer 11 Won't Open Google

and i really am running out of ideas Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Thanks for the help by xelaw / January 7, 2009 3:17 AM PST In reply Report vid- Dec 7, 2009 at 09:33 PM James, Thank you so much for the solution.I never thought it to be too simple. A CCM membership gives you access to additional options.

IE does the same thing as Chrome, except I can't shut it down by clicking the "X" in the corner, I need to shut the process down in Windows Task Manager. I could search for something in Google and get a search list, but none of the links ln the list would would work. Why Except is so slow as compared to equivalent RegularExpression? Update Internet Explorer Report snow- Sep 24, 2009 at 06:47 PM Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Please Try... Internet Explorer Cannot Open Google Kiernan - Jan 25, 2010 at 10:18 AM Yup, after all the other options, unchecking 'Automatically detect' worked for me. Good advice for anyone. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Xelaw, That File Is LEGITIMATE..

Please Try... Download Google Chrome You can find it at Tools>Internet Options>Advanced Tab>Reset button. View all 6 comments Report fritzmusic- May 5, 2009 at 07:44 PM Your advise helped. Clear your browsing history and temp files including cookies. 2.

Internet Explorer Cannot Open Google

Then enable each plug-in one at a time until IE doesn't work and that's the problem. Report Luvnlife85› anyJoeDoe - Feb 4, 2010 at 08:42 PM Thanks this fixed it!! Internet Explorer 11 Won't Open Google I use the sites below to download the installer file and the manual updater:Once downloaded and before transferring them to the problem machine, rename the program installer "mbam-setup.exe" file to something Internet Explorer 11 Won T Load Pages But Chrome Will Your tip was right on the money!

Report irritated- Oct 6, 2009 at 12:35 PM Running vista home premium, my problem was no page loading in all my browsers. Check This Out With Patch 2.5, how do I use Kanai's Cube since I have no direct access to crafting materials? i have tried it on different internet both in work and home and mobile internet it wont open at any location but my pc at work and home has no problem Thanks. Can't Open Google Website

Report majikmonkee- May 9, 2010 at 11:45 AM Thanks James. I have just noticed the problem shows up on facebook when clicking the login section i get redirecte to google home page also.. There are way too many kids out that have reinstalled Windows once or fixed a simple problem and think they are computer techs now. http://ovmonline.com/internet-explorer/ie8-couldn-t-find-default-homepage.html When you get to where it gives you choises what you want or dont want installed.

If you tried the steps above you still can't open localhost try to open: http://127.0.0.1. Firefox Don't have time to deal with the hassle of trying to get all the computers to detect one another through the firewalls. According to Windows Explorer, it was last modified on 13 April 08, long before I started having any problems.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Afraid not by Festerf / January 7, 2009 6:44 AM PST In reply to: Thanks for the help No i am unable to

Isn't that what a browser is supposed to do? That being changing your home page. Nope. Malwarebytes People like that SHOULDN'T be giving out advice and no one should take their advice.

I closed the laptop, took it home, and opened it up, and tried getting into GMail, and it worked. you also need to find the folder titled SPUNINST foxydude, Apr 8, 2009 #5 Gimpy Laz Thread Starter Joined: Apr 4, 2007 Messages: 4 Nope. asked 2 years ago viewed 23713 times active 3 months ago Upcoming Events 2017 Community Moderator Election ends in 6 days Blog Podcast #105: The Wait is Over! http://ovmonline.com/internet-explorer/interent-explorer-11-and-google-results-broken.html The tcp/ip fix was the one I needed!

Might not fix everyone's problems but in this instance of hijacking it worked so thanks again! Tried Reinitializing Your Modem.. All of them do now..Good job and hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My Problem is Solved by xelaw / February 7, 2009 7:31 PM PST No luck.

That worked! Even when I down load new files using my Google Chrome, this files can't be executed through the run features. Thanks I had a virus which was what f'ed it up in the first place Report thankyouverymuch- May 26, 2010 at 01:59 PM Tried for hours to fix this and stumbled Then turn on the computer and wait for it to connect..

by xelaw / January 6, 2009 3:42 AM PST In reply to: Just A Thought... I can go to other pages in Google, just not their homepage. Itried to install firefox and goole chrome but whatever browser I used, the Problem repeated. Then, I ran MalwareBytes in safe mode; clean scan.

Report anon- Sep 30, 2009 at 01:53 PM If you have AVG paid or AVG free, did you try turning off the link scanner? In fact, it tells you how to remove Ctfmon.exe entirely.But before removing it, you might want to check and see if you really need the process or not. Sign up now. I like to try all the different ways before a wipe and re-install. 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - I should have mentioned this by lars_honeytoast ยท 7 years ago In reply

My newly installed Google Chrome doesn't work either. I then did something I should have done a couple of days ago. Use the broswer RESET feature built into IE7 to reset the browser back to factory settings.