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Windows 7: IE8 Slow & Often Freezes

02 Sep 2010   #1
w7userinoz

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
IE8 Slow & Often Freezes

I've been running 32bit W7 Ultimate for about 10 months & IE8 has been running fine until about 6 weeks ago.
Since then it has become very slow at loading web pages & often freezes for absolutely no reason that I can determine.

In fact, I've started using Firefox whenever IE becomes unbearable. Firefox never freezes & loads almost all web pages considerably faster than IE. But I really prefer using IE if only I could fix these slowness & freezing issues.


Does anyone have any suggestions?


Thanks.

George.


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02 Sep 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

First
Tools
Internet Options
Advanced
Restore
This will remove the addons which can be replaced later

If that does not work, this will
SF IE Restorator - Troubleshooting General Issues with IE
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02 Sep 2010   #3
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

By "Restore" richc46 means use the button called "Reset..."
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02 Sep 2010   #4
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by roncerr View Post
By "Restore" richc46 means use the button called "Reset..."
Thanks
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