Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Continuation of "Enabling IE10 in 64-bit Mode" thread

06 Apr 2014   #1
Yazman

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Continuation of "Enabling IE10 in 64-bit Mode" thread

Continuing the http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/280434-internet-explorer-10-enable-32-bit-64-bit-ie10-windows-7-a.html thread with my own issues in getting IE10 (10.0.9200.16844) running the tabs in 64 bit mode AGAIN on a Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (yes, 64-bit OS) machine. IE10 had been running tabs in 64 bit mode until the a previous night, while leaving a thread open overnight and downloading a large file based on that thread. The next morning, the file was downloaded, closed the thread and cleared and closed IE's View Downloads window, a huge (1.3GB) IE*32 process remained open, with no IE windows open. Killed the IE*32 process tree and now, IE wants to open all tabs as *32 processes.

Machine, OS and IE are NOT new and have been running as 64 bit for some time (machine was created as a new install). No recent updates except MS Security Essentials definition updates.
Enable Enhanced Protected Mode on the Advanced tab and Security tab (Internet) have been and still checked.
UAC has been and still at Always Notify Me or above (Default) and verified in the Registry (EnableLUA is 1).
Disabled all IE Add-Ons in Manage Add-ons.
IE acts the same in other logins (Administrator) on the machine.
Have tried to enforce EPM via the Local Group Policy Editor. No difference.
Rebooted many times.

Believe something in that thread website changed IE, so it wants to run in or wants to run something else in 32-bit mode (that's not classified as an Add-on?). Anybody have any ideas what could have a hook into IE, cause an IE process (a tab) run as 32 bits and not be separate process, but not be considered an Add-on? I.e., how does Java run?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
06 Apr 2014   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
First of all use the link above my signature image to Fill in your system spec's sheet,
Add which Security suite/ s you use,
Use you want advise on services and startup programs please post screen shots,
Click Start and type in the search box,
msconfig
Enter or click on the suggestion,
Startup section,
Services section check the box on the bottom left to Hide all Microsoft services,
Cheers.
You can also post a screen shot of your Uninstall a program list.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Apr 2014   #3
Yazman

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

ThrashZone,
filled in the system spec sheet, using your executable.
As stated, using MS Security Essentials, who's definitions are the only thing recently updated (by me).
MSCONFIG Services: UPS Agent (APC, PBE Agent), NVIDIA Display Driver Service and NVIDIA WMI Provider
MSCONFIG Startup: Microsoft Security Client, Realtek HD Audio Manager, Logitech SetPoint, Microsoft Office 2010, Acresso Software Manager and SSEreg (Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking) and SDII (Microtek scanner). Everything else is disabled.
(I have not changed in MSCONFIG for many months).

the Uninstall list is large and includes such Adobe items as AIR, Flash Player ActiveX and Plugin, Shockwave and Reader (No, I don't trust Adobe).

I also tried disabling Active Scripting and disabling Scripting of Java applets in the Security tab of Internet Options, wondering if Java were causing the tab to run in 32 bit mode. I still get one process running 64 bit and one process running 32 bit.
BTW, killing the iexplore.exe*32 process, causes the tab to reopen, while killing the iexplore.exe (the 64 bit) process, kills the IE window completely and says "your last browsing session closed unexpectedly" when IE is next started.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

06 Apr 2014   #4
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi thanks,
If you open Task Manager and go to the Processes section you should see what's running using *32
I'll have to check and see if windows updates use *32 process
Most everything would updating even Java from oracle,
Do you really need Java ?
Most people don't,
Interesting reads,
http://securitygarden.blogspot.com/2013/01/java-zero-day-again-time-to.html
http://blogs.technet.com/b/mmpc/archive/2013/04/16/how-to-protect-your-computer-against-dangerous-java-applets.aspx
Why are you wanting all 64 bit processes ?
Some programs have made a compatible version for 64 bit but it will most likely use *32 bit processes regardless,
This is also a nice read,
How to configure your Flash Player settings for maximum privacy and security

Finally what Thread are you referring to that you feel has changed ie10 to only use *32 bit instead of 64 ?
Cheers.

Temp files delete,
Run this as administrator and Start the scanner,
Shut your machine down after it finished,
http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/files/file/187-tfc-temp-file-cleaner-by-oldtimer/
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Apr 2014   #5
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Finally what Thread are you referring to that you feel has changed ie10 to only use *32 bit instead of 64 ?
The link in the first post,

Internet Explorer 10 - Enable 32-bit or 64-bit IE10 in Windows 7
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Apr 2014   #6
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

If Derek is correct,
You should ask on the tutorial,
Brink monitors his tutorials very well,
Cheers.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Continuation of "Enabling IE10 in 64-bit Mode" thread




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Going from "bios mode" to "UEFI mode" with windows7
I have an asus m5a99fx mobo with windows 7 64 bit (retail version) installed in bios mode. Is there any way I can change the mode to UEFI without reinstalling windows?
Installation & Setup
"Safely Remove Hardware" for my HDD after enabling AHCI
Hello, I followed this tutorial to enable AHCI: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/61869-ahci-enable-windows-7-vista.html and after it installed the device drivers I restarted the pc and now I see the "Safely Remove Hardware" icon for my HDD. Is there a way to remove it ? I am afraid of...
Hardware & Devices
Built-in network adapter problems and stuck on "Enabling..."
I've had my Dell Inspiron for a few months now, but from the time I first booted it up, I've been riddled with problems. My latest one concerns the wireless connection. After using the built in wireless card for a few minutes, it will suddenly cut out and show as alternating between having full...
Network & Sharing
BSOD "Bad Pool Header" and "Page In Nonpage Area" Runs in Safe Mode
Hi, I am having a problem with my newer computer, I just got this rig a few months ago and never had a problem until last Thursday. It Blue Screened on me while I was installing ARC GIS 10.1. From then on it randomly crashes. (I have previously installed ARC GIS 10 and never had a problem.) I...
BSOD Help and Support
"working in background" mouse continuation
I woke up this morning to find that my mouse would not go back to normal. It continuously has the "working in background" blue/green circle next to it and won't stop. This is bugging the ever-loving CRAP out of me! I went into the mouse properties and found nothing wrong. I was going to do a system...
General Discussion
Professional's "XP" mode vs Premium's "compatability"
Quick question: Is Win 7 Professional's "XP" mode any different than Win 7 Premium's "Compatability" mode?
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:25.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App