IE/Firefox problems (not a spyware thread)

By stratus
Feb 26, 2006
  1. So... for one reason or another I need to be using IE (if I want to run windows update, panda online scan, etc), but something very odd is going on. Every time I attempt to pull up a website in IE, it just sits at about:blank, and firefox opens up the page instead. Very bizarre. Needs fixing! Any ideas?


  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    All pages display this? Is your current homepage set to about:blank? Try updating it to something else.
  3. peepnklown

    peepnklown TS Rookie Posts: 126

    It could be that IE is being HIJACKED…
    I would download HIJACKTHIS and ask the forum for help or you can use ADAWARE (in options make sure it scans the HOSTS file) and have it scan.
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