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25 Aug 2013   #1
megroy

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Hi, when I open up internet explorer, my homepage takes ages to load. Any info will be much appreciate.d


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25 Aug 2013   #2
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Sounds like your connection strength is poor are you wireless or Ethernet connected?
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25 Aug 2013   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7 H-Prem-x64 Linux-M-Mate-x64
 
 

Along with the connection question asked,
Try using No add-ons mode,
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/manage-add-ons#ie=ie-10-win-7
No Add-ons mode/ Click the Start button and type in the search box,
Internet explorer
Click on the suggestion or it’s located at,
Start/ All programs/ Accessories folder/ System tools folder/ No add-ons.
See if it has the same load time.
Clean boot,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/179159-troubleshoot-application-conflicts-performing-clean-startup.html
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25 Aug 2013   #4
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

What is your home page? If Yahoo or MSN, they are full of slow loading content. You can try making your home page Google or Bing and see if that loads quickly. A Guy
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25 Aug 2013   #5
redfang337

Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" x32
 
 

I usually keep my Home page set to a new tab or blank page so nothing has to load when i start up my browser
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26 Aug 2013   #6
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Mine is set to open the last viewed and then I have my pinned pages with SF of course !
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