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IE8 Runs in the Background

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#1 Henrichsen


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Posted 29 March 2009 - 07:01 PM

Everytime I login to windows, Internet Explorer runs in the background. I see no window open. When I open task manager, I see multiple instances of iexplorer.exe running. If I just ignore it, then every so often, I will get an error saying Internet explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close.

Also, if i leave my computer sitting there, even more instances of iexplorer.exe open, losing focus of a current window which is in focus, yet still, no visible window of internet explorer is open.

Here is a screenshot of process explorer

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Here is a screenshot of the invisible window after i hit 'dont send' on the error box


My HiJackThis logs are here

Any help is greatly appreciated, thanks!

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