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: Recurrent problem opening links

26 May 2009   #1

Win 7 Build 7000
Recurrent problem opening links

THis morning I was looking a website to view a demonstaration video that was linked within the website. I clicked the link and got a message that "Internet Explorer couldnt display the page", There was a diagnostic option that I clicked and was absolutely no help.

I disabled my virus program and tried again with the same results. I have a vista computer next to this one and I tried again using vista, the video ran immediately. I tried again with W7 and nothing. I can recall seing this happen before with win7 and have no idea how to correct the problem?

Has anyone else experienced this and is there a workaround or a fix?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 May 2009   #2

7 Ultimate x64 RTM 7600.16385

I had a similar problem when first installed w7 7127 x64, also when using the msn messenger and clicked to open mailbox, right after it displayed a " IE Not Responding" message or the "Couldn't display the page", thank God I only used IE for downloading Firefox!

Have you tried watching the video with FF or another web browser??
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Recurrent problem opening links

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Links are opening WordPad!
I have posted this in the "Crashes and debugging forum" but it may not belong there. Last week I clicked on a desktop shortcut to a web site, a Word document came up with what looks like is computer code. I removed my MS Office 2000 which also removed Word and started using WordPad. I clicked on...
General Discussion
opening links in the same window
I have designed two tables left and right side of the same height.will some one please guide me how I can code to open all my links in the same window while the link portion of the table(left) remain unchaged and all my links to be opened in the right side of the table. Thanks
Browsers & Mail
Opening links in entirely new tabs
I would like to set my browser up to where when I click on a link, it will automatically open it up in a new tab without removing the original tab. I have gone to Tools-->Internet Options-->Tabs, Settings, and seem to have the correct settings set, but it still opens new link in my current tab as...
Browsers & Mail
Opening links in IE9(b)
Hi... I was trying to open links on a webpage through IE9 but nothing happens on clicking. However, if I rightclick, I can open the link in either a (color-coded) new tab within the same window or in a new window. I checked under Tab Management (within Internet Options) and the following are...
Browsers & Mail
Solution for recurrent DVD/BD/CD drive does not work problem
Lots of people (including me) suffer from a peculiar problem, I saw people complaining in MS Answers forum, here in this forum and in real life. Situation: You are 100% sure that your Optical drive (CD/DVD/BD) is OK, but Windows 7 refuses it to recognize. Sometimes it says it needs a firmware...
Hardware & Devices
Recurrent repair problem
So I just formatted an older laptop and put 7 on it. But a day later it doesn't boot. It'll go to the 'Starting Windows' screen, then it goes black with a cursor and doesn't go any further. If I turned it off then back on, it offered to repair the startup - which despite all the tests it runs...
Installation & Setup

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 04:36.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App