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Win explorer encounter a problem

Hello this problem happened to me after installing internet explorer 7
when i launch my computer a message appear telling that windows explorer encounter a problem and need to close then all icons disappear including start menu so i cant get access to my computer , plz if any one could tell me a solution other than reinstalling the windows
hint , my win system is xp sp2

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  • zozzom Feb 08, 2008

    when i type explorer nothing happen

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Hit ctrl-alt-del at the same time.
windows task manager will appear.
click on file menu and select new task (run)
type CMD and click OK
type the word explorer and hit the enter key
your desktop should appear again.
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Posted on Feb 07, 2008

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check which version of internet explorer you are using.
For XP keep internet explorer 6 and not 7
for vista internet explorer 7 is best
and win 7 comp 8 is best
Apart from this if you have any other version please uninstall the browser and restart the computer to get the default one which was shipped along with the comp.
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To launch internet options in internet explorer version 7 and version 8, the menu bar has to be shown. If you can see the menu bar, follow the same steps as mentioned above. If menu bar is not shown, let me know, I'll help you.

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This is basically an Internet Explorer 7 Website’s Security Certificate problem! You have to self-sign the certificate on the client computer or add the URL manually to the trusted security zone. When you are trying to access a secure web page, you receive the warning message:

"There is a problem with this website's security certificate. The security certificate presented by this website was not issued by a trusted certificate authority."

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"Security certificate problems may indicate an attempt to fool you or intercept data you send to the server."

To fix this issue, you can follow either of the methods:

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Method 1:

You have to install the Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003 (Windows SBS) self-signed certificate on the client computer. To do this, follow these steps:

  • In Windows Internet Explorer 7, click Continue to this website (not recommended).
A red Address Bar and a certificate warning appear.
  • Click Certificate Error button to open the information window.
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  • Click Yes, to install the certificate, when warning message appear.

Note: For Windows Vista users, right click on Internet Explorer icon. Select Run as Administrator.


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Method 2:

Add the URL to the Trusted Sites security zone:

  • Open Internet Explorer
  • Go to Menu bar > Tools > Internet Options.

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  • Click Security > Trusted sites > Sites

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  • Type the URL in the Add this website to the zone text box > uncheck Require server verification >Add > click OK

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Now you have added the URL successfully into the Trusted Sites security zone.

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try and install a fresh copy of internet explorer 7 or even switch your browser..personally i prefer Mozilla firefox to Internet explorer..

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Hello Pedro,

This issue normally appears when some addons gets installed on ineternet explorer.

Perform below steps to resolve the issue:

Reset the Internet explorer:

1. Open Internet explorer window.
2. Click on Tools > Internet options.
3. Select "Advanced" tab.
4. At the bottom of window click on "Reset" and "Restore Advanced Settings" buttons.
5. Click on Apply and click OK.

Disable Add-ons:

1. Open Internet explorer window.
2. Click on Tools > Internet options.
3. Select "programs" tab.
4. Click on "Manage Add-ons".
5. Disable all the add-ons by selecting each add on.
6. Click on Apply and click OK.

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Let me know what happens.

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The most common cause of this issue is not restarting the computer following the installation of Internet Explorer 7. It seems that if you do not restart Windows immediately after the installation has completed, it causes some side-effects, particularly the error you describe. This may not have been your fault, as the Internet Explorer 7 update may have been automatically downloaded and installed from the Windows Update website. After the update was installed, and you were prompted to restart, you might have elected not to restart (as you did not realise the implications of such) and thus now the program does not work correctly. In this case, the workaround for the issue is to uninstall Internet Explorer 7, through the “Add/Remove Programs” control panel, and then reinstall Internet Explorer 7. Make sure you restart the computer once the installation has completed!

Apart from reinstalling Internet Explorer 7 I was unable to find any other workarounds for the problem. Some users have reported having to reinstall Windows, but this is only in extreme cases. In the worst case, you may have to just uninstall Internet Explorer 7 and go back to using Internet Explorer 6. However, I imagine you might like the new Internet Explorer 7 features such as tabbed browsing. Should this be the case, and you are unable to resolve the problem with Internet Explorer 7, perhaps another alternative is to try Mozilla Firefox (http://www.mozilla.com/firefox). This is a very popular free open-source web browser, with many of the same features (tabbed browsing, RSS integration, etc.). This could be a useful compromise if you are still unable to get Internet Explorer 7 to work correctly.

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