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Can browse with web with IE, but can not view files on hard drive

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#1 glorypam


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Posted 22 January 2011 - 05:15 PM

Hi There,

My sister has a computer running windows vista and it has a strange problem with IE8.

I can launch IE and browse the web, but whenever I try and go to the control panel, recycle bin, or my documents it crashes and says there is a problem with IE. I am able to launch Mozilla, use file -> open and then find and open the files I want. So the files are still there, but the operating system won't let me click on the start button and then my documents and get the file. It says IE is having a problem.

I tried downloading and reinstalling IE8, but that did not fix the problem. Any suggestions?

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