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Issue - IE starts when windows loads idea

  • Internet Explorer
  • Registry
  • Windows XP
Last response: in Windows XP
October 27, 2004 1:04:21 PM


About a month ago, IE began loading up on it's own when the pc is turned on and reaches windows.

I have not put it in my startup and i don't know of any program I got that has an option for IE to start by itself.

Friend said it may be in my registry somewhere.

Does anyone know a system utility program that could help me stop IE from running automatically? (or ideas as to why it may be happening)



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October 27, 2004 3:48:32 PM

Strange, is it by any chance in your startup group?

<font color=red> And the sign says "You got to have a membership card to get inside" Huh
So I got me a pen and paper And I made up my own little sign </font color=red>
October 27, 2004 4:00:33 PM

do start>run>type in msconfig and hit ok
go to the startup tab and look for iexplore.exe, uncheck it.

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October 27, 2004 4:39:23 PM

I like <A HREF="" target="_new">Startup Control Panel</A>.

Your arrogance is boring!
October 28, 2004 12:51:15 AM

""Your arrogance is boring!""

hehe, at least it is my own.

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