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Windows 7: IE 11 "preparing to install" pops up quickly and disappears

06 Jan 2014   #1
MarshaSavage

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
IE 11 "preparing to install" pops up quickly and disappears

When I am clicking on a new e-mail, or when I open a new tab window for another internet site, etc., I qet a quickly seen "preparing to install" but it is gone as quickly so I cannot read the full pop up. I have looked online but do not see a fix for this that has worked. I have IE 11. I did have to uninstall and reinstall my HP printer a few days ago. I can't think of anything else that was done to change my computer. I have Windows set to install only important updates. I have Norton 360 as my antivirus software.


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06 Jan 2014   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7 H-Prem-x64 Linux-M-Mate-x64 Win-8.1-10tp-x64
 
 

Which version of Internet explorer did you have before this popup started ?
More options for windows update errors,
http://www.sevenforums.com/windows-updates-activation/264840-windows-update-posting-instructions.html
Open reliability monitor,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/2270-reliability-monitor.html
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06 Jan 2014   #3
MarshaSavage

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I am not sure. I want to say 9, but I could have upgraded to 10. Seems like I heard discontent with the last couple of versions and might have not upgraded. BTW, I did open the reliability monitor and have a look. I also did some other looking at the System File Checker (SFC.exe) and it came up "Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations."
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06 Jan 2014   #4
ThrashZone

Win-7 H-Prem-x64 Linux-M-Mate-x64 Win-8.1-10tp-x64
 
 

Power off/ Shut down the machine possibly some updates need to boot to fully install ?
If there're any reliability reports post then,
See the link above my signature on how to post them or screen shots.
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