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Discussion in 'Technology' started by pat's taco, Dec 19, 2008.

  1. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:31 PM
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    pat's taco

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    i just upgraded to the new explorer, the one with the tabs and shit. i think it's beta as well.every thing seems to be fine but everytime i go to my favorite list it says it encounters a problem then closes out the net.. i'm not a computer genius at all. so somebody tell why the F is it doing that ????:mad: help please
     
  2. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:33 PM
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    MyToyTaco

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  3. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:36 PM
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    Are you running XP or Vista?
     
  4. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:40 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    BUILT, not bought...
    I run Vista, w/ IE beta, and have not encountered any problems. Have you allowed it do any microsoft updates?
     
  5. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:50 PM
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  6. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:51 PM
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    brianr

    brianr go shit in your hat

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    shit, I can't help you man. I never had XP.
     
  7. Dec 19, 2008 at 2:56 PM
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    thanks anyway brian. i'm sure someone will come along :help: me
     
  8. Dec 19, 2008 at 3:00 PM
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    Mz_TazComa

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    What error message does it give you? Have you downloaded/installed anything else recently? Run virusscan? Also, trying clearing out your cache and make sure you have all the latest windows/java updates and hotfixes.
     
  9. Dec 19, 2008 at 3:09 PM
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    Firefox Mozilla.com is simpler and more friendly
     
  10. Dec 19, 2008 at 3:15 PM
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    Ditch IE dude. Go to Firefox, really it's that much better and few if any at all security issues.
    There's a reason it's called Microsux :cool:
     
  11. Dec 19, 2008 at 3:32 PM
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    holy crap that was fast. i made the change to fire fox and everything seems to be working correct now , thanks
     
  12. Dec 19, 2008 at 3:36 PM
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    Sounds like you're running the IE8 Beta. I am too and I experience the same thing opening Favorites - not sure why, but hey - it's BETA software. I just click ALT to open the File/Edit/... menu to get to Favorites.

    IE7 also has tabbed browsing... Firefox is a good browser, I just prefer IE out of habit...
     
  13. Dec 19, 2008 at 6:44 PM
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    i just switched and so far i love the fire fox over ie 8 beta
     
  14. Dec 19, 2008 at 7:32 PM
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    do you like Vista??? Because I love it!!!!
     
  15. Dec 21, 2008 at 5:56 PM
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    I agree! Chrome is awesome, for whatever reason firefox started crashing on me often lately, so I ditched it. Chrome has crashed once I believe, and so far I'm loving it, I just wish it had that middle click scrolling thing :cool:
     
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    x3 on chrome... I'll never go back to IE or FF
     
  17. Dec 22, 2008 at 12:30 AM
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    Firefox add-on "Foxmarks" is awesome!
     
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