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Ie Opening Up When I Click On Any Folder On My Desktop


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#1 twellham

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Posted 03 October 2007 - 08:29 PM

I'm running Windows Vista on my PC and Office 2007. For some strange reason, suddenly, when I click on any desktop folder my IE opens up and says
"Navigation Canceled" it is also showing http:/// in the address bar.
I can't even close the IE at that point, it just sits there clicking like it's trying to open. The only way I can stop it is to log off and back on.
It's the darndest thing I've ever seen. I ran a full anti-virus scan with Norton and NO Viruses!
Any Ideas?

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Posted 04 October 2007 - 07:40 AM

I've seen a lot of viruses recently that can corrupt your Norton and have it present false results. Try one of these free, online scans to ensure that this hasn't happened to you:

http://safety.live.com
http://housecall.trendmicro.com

Once you're sure that you're clean we can suggest some other things to try.
My browser caused a flood of traffic, sio my IP address was banned. Hope to fix it soon. Will get back to posting as soon as Im able.

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