Whenever an application on ym pc opens internet IEXPPLORER.EXE wther it being the browser or an in game browser my computer crashes. what iv done to try to resolve: Virus cheked with ur step by step guide repair my pc using the installation cd delete IEXPLORER.EXE and then re install Registry cure make another account and try online spyware/trojan watcher stopped all unnessesary applications oppening uninstalling un nessesary programs. Uninstall programms im unsure about. Im running: Windows XP Home Edition Speed Touch router/modem AOL What else can i try? I dont know what to do, iv tryd dissabling some services but it dosnt help ether. It is like my computer is incompatlible with the software but iv had it for ages befour and nothing ever went wrong till now. Iv searchd on google and i cant seem to find anyone with the same problem. It happend after i automaticaly installed iexplorer 8 but then i uninstalled it because of the problem and now im back at internet explorer 7 It only happens every second time i open internet explorer. (only) So now iv moved to firefox but some application automaticly open internet explorer even though firefox is set to default. What can i do to stop the crash? (whgat ahppens?): Computer crashes slowly and then the taskbar freezes and i cant click on any applications.