IE drops off randomly



chef
07-09-2005, 10:17 PM
At times while surfing sites, I get bumped of IE and have to log in again.
Closing internal windows, or even clicking the back button does it. Has
anyone encountered this before. All scans show normal. System restore
indicates no changes.
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Texas Chef

Frank Saunders, MS-MVP IE/OE
07-09-2005, 10:17 PM
"chef" <chef@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:7AF4A126-97FB-4B35-8464-446117322376@microsoft.com
> At times while surfing sites, I get bumped of IE and have to log in
> again. Closing internal windows, or even clicking the back button
> does it. Has anyone encountered this before. All scans show normal.
> System restore indicates no changes.

First eliminate any spyware.
What You Should Know About Spyware
http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/devioussoftware.mspx

CAUTION!!!!! Removing some spyware can damage the Winsock stack. Before
you try to remove spyware, download a copy of LSP-Fix - a free program to
repair damaged Winsock 2 stacks (all Windows versions)
http://www.cexx.org/lspfix.htm
Winsockfix for W95, W98, ME, NT, 2000, XP
http://www.tacktech.com/pub/winsockfix/WinsockFix.zip
Directions here: http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=257
WinXP:
Get WinSockxpFix
http://www.spychecker.com/program/winsockxpfix.html
How to Reset Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299357
In WinXP SP2: You can fix Winsock by going to Start | Run and typing
CMD
In the command window type
netsh winsock reset

See
Help with Hijackware
http://aumha.org/a/parasite.htm
http://aumha.org/a/quickfix.htm
http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=5878
http://mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/data/prevention.htm
http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/data/tshoot.htm
http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/Malware_Defence.htm
http://defendingyourmachine.blogspot.com

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Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE
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http://www.microsoft.com./athome/security/protect/default.aspx
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IE drops off randomly