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I have National Zoom in internet explorer. I can't remove it. Help

Q: I have National Zoom in internet explorer. I can't remove it. Help

Downloaded Adobe update and was infected with something called National Zoom.  It has taken over my Explorer.  I have removed it from add-on's and search in tools.  But it still pops up as my home page.  Can I get some help please.

Preferred Solution: I have National Zoom in internet explorer. I can't remove it. Help

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A: I have National Zoom in internet explorer. I can't remove it. Help

Hi siminu2,
Run these for me:
Please download AdwCleaner by Xplode and save to your Desktop.
Double click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool.Vista/Windows 7/8 users right-click and select Run As Administrator.
Click on the Scan button.
AdwCleaner will begin...be patient as the scan may take some time to complete.
Click on the Clean button.
Press OK when asked to close all programs and follow the onscreen prompts.
Press OK again to allow AdwCleaner to restart the computer and complete the removal process.
After rebooting, a logfile report (AdwCleaner[S#].txt) will open automatically (where the largest value of # represents the most recent report).
Copy and paste the contents of that logfile in your next reply.
A copy of that logfile will also be saved in the C:\AdwCleaner folder.
  Please download Junkware Removal Tool to your desktop.
Shut down your protection software now to avoid potential conflicts.
Run the tool by double-clicking it. If you are using Windows Vista, 7, or 8; instead of double-clicking, right-mouse click JRT.exe and select "Run as Administrator".
The tool will open and start scanning your system.
Please be patient as this can take a while to complete depending on your system's specifications.
On completion, a log (JRT.txt) is saved to your desktop and will automatically open.
Post the contents of JRT.txt into your next message.
Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.
Important!! When you save the mbam-setup file, rename it to something random (such as 123abc.exe) before beginning the download.
Double-click on the renamed file to install, then follow these instructions
for doing a Quick Scan in normal mode.
Don't forget to check for database definition updates through the program's interface (preferable method) before scanning.
If you cannot update Malwarebytes or use the Internet to download any files to the infected computer, manually update the database by following the instructions in FAQ Section A: 4. Issues
Malwarebytes may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.
After completing the scan, a log report will open in Notepad.
The log is automatically saved and can be viewed by clicking the Logs tab .
Copy and paste the contents of that report in your next reply. Be sure to post the complete log to include the top portion which shows the database version and your operating system.
Exit Malwarebytes when done.
Note: If Malwarebytes encounters a file that is difficult to remove, you will be asked to reboot your computer so it can proceed with the disinfection process. If asked to restart the computer, please do so immediately. Failure to reboot normally will prevent Malwarebytes from removing all the malware.

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I wanted to disable Multi-Touch functionality on internet explorer. Using our finger i can Zoom-In and Zoom-out on internet explorer.
I need to disable this feature. It would be great if someone helps me out to disable this feature.


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does anyone else have trouble getting rid of national zoom like me

A:National Zoom how do I get rid of it

Hello , I moved this to the Am I Infected forum from WIN8 so you can try this guide. Nationzoom.com Browser Hijacker Removal Guide

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I got a new computer and when I turned it on national zoom was installed before I could do anything.  I cleaned up chrome but IE is still a problem.  I have run malware bytes and that found and cleaned-I thought-but it is still the homepage in IE.  I removed the search engine in IE but it keeps coming back.  I have run norton anti virus and norton power eraser and they did not work.  Can you help me out?  
I have reviewed the other topics like this one but didn't want to start yet.

A:How do I get rid of national zoom

Welcome aboard   Download Security Check from here or here and save it to your Desktop. Double-click SecurityCheck.exe Follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box. A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.NOTE 1. If one of your security applications (e.g., third-party firewall) requests permission to allow DIG.EXE access the Internet, allow it to do so.NOTE 2 SecurityCheck may produce some false warning(s), so leave the results reading to me. Please download Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) and run it on the computer with the issue.Make sure the following options are checked:
Internet ServicesWindows FirewallSystem RestoreSecurity Center/Action CenterWindows UpdateWindows DefenderOther ServicesPress "Scan".It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.Please copy and paste the log to your reply. Please download MiniToolBox and run it.Checkmark following boxes:Report IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList Winsock EntriesList last 10 Event Viewer logList Installed ProgramsList Devices (do NOT change any settings here)List Users, Partitions and Memory sizeClick Go and post the result. Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware (aka MBAM): http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free to your desktop.* Double-click mbam-setup.exe and follow the prompts to install the program.* At the end, be sure a checkmark is placed next to Up... Read more

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Now this is really doing my head in. The regular zoom setting for Internet explorer is 100%, but I find the screen?s way too small at those settings for me to read the text properly. The best setting for me is 200%, but the thing keeps on resetting itself back to 100% forcing me to keep on going back to put it back to 200% again. Is there any way to lock the zoom settings to what I want rather than having to keep on resetting it?

A:Internet Explorer Zoom Settings

Hello Welcome to SF,

To preserve your Zoom Level setting, use these steps:

Internet Explorer Zoom Level
Open Internet Explorer
From the Tools menu, choose Internet Options
Select the Advanced tab
Under Accessibility, deselect the following option:
Reset Zoom level to 100% for new windows and tabs
Click OK
Hope this helps,

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When I add an additional monitor to my laptop, My Internet Explorer automatically zooms down to 10%. I am using XP and IE7. ANy answers how to keep this from happening?

A:Internet Explorer Zoom problem

Did you ever find the fix for this? I am having the same problem.


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Hey y'all!

I'm in need of some help with my IE.
I got a list of updates in the middle of a website that auto refreshes. I need to zoom in and lock it to fill the screen. Anyone know of a way to do this?

I'm sorry that I won't be able to link this website, since it is for the airforce.

A:Internet Explorer zoom problem!

To use IE8 zoom, add it to the command bar using 'customize'.

Each click (2) zooms then the third resets back to normal.

Still too small? Start with Text Size larger (customize again).

edit: you can also use Magnifier.

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Hello friends.
I have just noticed at few days ago that in Internet Explorer 11 if I go to "view" tab to change the size of the browser window I'm viewing , the "50%" and "Custom" selection is shaded and NOT available. I do not know what might have happened to change this, or how to change it back. Any help you may be able to provide will be much appreciated.
Thank you in advance...

A:Internet Explorer 11 "View" Custom Zoom missing

Hi GardenGrl,
Welcome to Eight-Forums.
Like that on mine and i did not change anything, but you are able to use other zoom settings ?

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i'm interested in shopping stores using the store's internet web sites(such as sears,target's,kmart's,home depot,etc.).

many require credit cards to make a purchase and if your familiar with my earlier post using credit cards over the internet, i don't.

most stores now carry these prepaid store cards: you place a certain amount on a store card and use it like cash. Kmart calls them Kmart Cash Card i believe.

does anyone know of a store that will accept these cards at thier web sites instead of credit cards?? the store clerks i have asked are not sure themselves

A:Shopping national stores using the Internet,paying options?

Hello sharky,

Many banks now offer what's known as a "MasterMoney Card". This card is actually a debit card that can be used just like a Master Card. In other words, you can use it as a CREDIT card and not have to enter a PIN # or you can use it as a DEBIT card where you will have to enter a PIN #. The beauty of this is that funds come from a checking account and there is generally no fees charged by your bank to use it. Of course you don't pay any interest either.

Here's what I did. I opened seperate checking account at my bank, which offers this card as well as on line banking, and requested a card for that account. (I named it "My name---CCC (Checking Credit Card) account Now, when I wish to order something online or make other purchases that I don't want to put on one of my "Traditional" credit cards, I use the MasterMoney card instead. All I do is keep a small amount of funds in this account to cover any purchases I make with the card. In fact, I have never written a check from this account. If I want to purchase something with the card that would necessitate having more funds than I have in the account, I simply go on line with the bank and transfer the needed funds from another account to the "Credit Card" account before I make the purchase.

Even if someone was to steal my card or card number and try to use it, my losses would be minimum, if any, because of the amount of money I keep in the account.

Just an ide... Read more

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Hi Everyone!

Firstly I would like to say I love this forum, and would like to thank everyone who has contributed to both the general forum content and the tutorials. Strong work!!

I wish to totally remove the CTRL & Mouse Wheel/Scroll facility from all applications. I am aware you can do this in some programs individually, but sadly not all have this facility.

My Logitech MX Performance mouse is amazing, especially the free-wheel!! Sadly the majority of programs I use do not appreciate this feature, especially when using CTRL & C to, oh wait, your not copying, your magnifying to 300%.... Thanks!!

Any thoughts, ideas and methods via any means necessary would be very much appreciated

A:Totally remove CTRL & Mouse Wheel zoom from all applications

I only have a standard mouse.

Doesn't the Logitech MX Performance mouse have settings in the Control Panel (separate item or added to the Mouse settings) that you can adjust?

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When I use internet explorer, 125% zoom is the best choise for me

When I open IE8, the zoom is 100%. I then change it to 125%. Next page I open is often 100% and sometimes 125%. This is randomly.

Ive also tried to change it in regedit, but it doesnt help.

Ive read other threads about this issue, but these threads were started a while ago. Maybe there is some new solutions.

I just installed service pack 2, and I guess the issue appeared after the installation

Someone knows how to get the zoom to stay at 125% permanently?

A:Windows explorer + zoom settings

What's the 'display' set at?

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Howdy, my brother! This computer is running XP Home SP2 on an Intel Core Duo HP Media Center - but it stopped has booting outside of Safe Mode. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/sty...fault/wacko.gifI allowed a computer novice friend who had been accessing his Yahoo!Mail acct from a public motel computer where he contracted a virus - without cautioning me - to access his mail from my PC. He says the virus on his Y!Mail is hardware independent - and modeled the behavior he found at the motel - i.e. when he attempts to write a new email or forward one, a script inserts nuisance text in that message. After he experienced that on my pc, web browser windows now run a script which hijacks the Zoom-in / Zoom out control and locks-up at either the zoom in or out (out is worse) because you only see a corner of the raster.I ran Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, AdAware, and my installed Avira AntiVir Guard - none of which detected anything but cookies. I installed some new camcorder software which rebooted the system. But after the Windows start-up screen, the screen just goes BLACK and the system is unresponsive. I booted in Safe Mode with Networking, downloaded and ran HijackThis to get log. I ran Dr.WebCureIt - which detected nothing in this mode. I have timely news video for CNN iReports Independence Day coverage which I seek to transfer from my camcorder to edit on this tower - if you would please help me get it back working again. (Remember this is the Safe Mode log).... Read more

A:Yahoo!Mail got infected from hotel lobby PC, now hijacked home PC browser Zoom-in Zoom-out

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below I will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructions... Read more

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I have read that computer manufacturers are now being provided with a tool to remove IE from WinXP as a result of the anti-trust case. Does anyone know if this is true /if its safe to use / where I can get it from?

Many thanks,

A:Is it possible to remove internet explorer from XP?

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I own a laptop with XP Pro installed. The laptop was purchased with XP Pro pre-installed and do not have the XP install disk. I downloaded Explorer 7 and hated it. I then went to add/remove programs and uninstalled it. Since that time I constantly receive error messages when I click on a website saying, "Explorer has encountered a problem and must close". I then have three options, debug, send error report, and don't send. After selecting any of them I am brought back to my desktop and have to start all over again. I never had this problem before downloading Explorer 7. There appears to be a conflict with Explorer 6 and 7. What I would like to do is a repair of Explorer 6 or a complete reinstall of Explorer 6. Before doing this I would like to remove all remnants of Explorer 7 from the laptop first. Please bear in mind I do not have the XP install disk. I can assure you the laptop is virus free and all junk files have been removed. I even ran CHKDSK with zero results.

Any info you can provide will be greatly appreciated. Thanks for reading.

A:Remove Internet Explorer 7

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Dear Friends!
I am trying to remove Internet Explorer 8 from my Vista Lap Top.It is impossible because it is asking for permission. What can I do????Many thanks in advance!

A:Remove Internet Explorer 8

what sort of permission ? i think you have to create a new Admin account in Vista and try removing IE8 by logging into that account

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I cant remove IE 7. Im getting into the control panel to remove programs and next to the IE 7 icon there is no remove button.
So how I can remove it?
Im doing this because in one website it requires IE higher than 5.5 to be able to access to one section, it tells me that I have IE 0 (version 0) and its supports IE only its not supporting firefox or other browsers.Si I thought to remove IE completely and reinstall it, maybe that would help me to make this web to identify this version.
What shall I do?

A:Cannot remove Internet Explorer 7

If it's just one website, I'd just quit going there!

What Operating System?

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sorry i tried to remove internet explorer because sometime im working and says that the internet explorer is not qorking ok and close everything what can i do i tried by add or remove windows programs but still happenoing

A:remove internet explorer

Assuming you are using Windows XP, this might give you some insight.

What version of Windows are you using and what service pack level are you at.

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how do i remove internet explorer add ons?

A:how do i remove internet explorer add ons?



You may take the following steps to remove Internet Explorer 8 and Internet Explorer 8 add-ons:


Open Internet Explorer by clicking the
Start button , and then clicking
Internet Explorer.

Click the
Tools button, and then click Manage Add-ons.

Show, click Downloaded controls to display all ActiveX controls.

Click the ActiveX control you want to delete, and then click
More information.

In the
More Information dialog box, click Remove.
If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

Repeat steps 4 and 5 for every control you want to delete. When you are finished, click

Please refer:




Hope that helps
Please remember to click ?Mark as Answer? on the post that helps you, and to click ?Unmark as Answer? if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. ?

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Hi! I went to repair Internet Explorer as I am having problems with sounds on games, from what I have noticed so far, sounds not shutting off, have to close IE to do so...well I went to Add/Remove to repair it, as I thought that is what I did another time to repair IE...and it is not there! I do not know where to find it obviously, or have some sort of problem. I use IE6, but is missing, from what I can tell, from my Add/Remove Programs.

Anyone have any idea on this? Thanks so much for your help!! Very appreciated!


A:Internet Explorer not in Add/Remove

Switch to Firefox then look here on how to speed it up.

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My Windows Explorer view panel zoom is stuck at 400% or more permanently, I tried using the mouse wheel  and it does reduce the zoom size but only while I'm on the current file. As soon as I move off it goes back to being super zoomed. 

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I suspect my Win XP IE is a bit corrupted--just doesn't seem to work just right. Sometimes when clicking a link from Outlook Express nothing happens. I would like to remove IE7 and either reinstall it or download IE 6 which I had no problems with. Control Panel doesn't offer a remove option and when I check IE from the "Remove Windows Programs" window, it doesn't remove either. Any help??

A:Solved: Can't Remove Internet Explorer 7

How to Uninstall Internet Explorer 7

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Hi everyone,

I'm having problems removing Internet explorer from an older XP machine. I've done the uninstall portion using an external utility but when I delete the program files folder it just reappears after a restart.

The reason I had to uninstall it is because it would close moments after opening or just freeze up and present a not responding error. So I decided a fresh install would be best, but the uninstall wasn't working so I used third party software. Now here I am. Any thoughts/help is appreciated.

Thanks for looking!

A:Internet Explorer - cannot fully remove

You cannot uninstall Internet Explorer, at least not very easily, because it is a part of the Windows OS. Doing so will make your Windows unstable. What Version of IE do you have? IE 8, 7 or 6?
You can Roll back IE to an older version and then reinstall the newer version. In Add Remove programs scroll down to Windows Internet Explorer. Here you can Uninstall it, which would Roll Back to the older version (eg) if you have IE7 and Uninstalled it, after reboot, you would have IE6.
Then download IE8 and install it. Download Internet Explorer 8 from Official Microsoft Download Center

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I have Internet Explorer 7 on my computer but have downloaded Firefox and want to use it. I went to Add Remove Programs but it did not give me an option to remove IE7 like it does with other programs.
How do I remove IE7 from my computer?

A:Solved: Remove Internet Explorer

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I've just noticed that it is storing all my passwords, on a computer I borrowed, which I don't want it to do. How do I completly remove this horrible junky program ASAP.

Any advice on complete removal of this program!!!

A:How to Remove Internet Explorer Completly

If you dont want it to store and/or clear your entered passwords or forms, go to:

1. (In the internet browser) Tools
2. Internet Options
3. Content
4. Autocomplete (2nd to last button)
5. Then you can clear your stored passwords and forms and you can pick what you want you comp to save.

But, if you want to take out Internet Explorer out completely, go to Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs, then on the left side there should be a button that says, "Add, remove windows programs". From there, uncheck internet explorer and press next.

P.S. I suggest u get FireFox if u don't like Internet Explorer.

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i can't find the ie beat 1 uninstall in add\rmove prgm.
also when i run it i bet the error:
the procedure entry point internetgetsecurityinfonyURLW could not be located in the dynamic link library WININET.DLL
also i can't find the unistall in the xp cd
i have win. installed on c drive.
plzzzzzzzzzz help me.

A:internet explorer 7 beta 1 does not remove

Hi, and welcome to TSG
try to re-install then un-install... or else install IE7 RC1 from microsoft's website

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I'm quite happy using Firefox, and have been for about 4 months now. I'd kept my IE "just in case", but woul liketo remove it and any unneded part of it from my system. I'd done a cursory search but hadn't found anyhting.

Thank you for your help.


A:I'd liek to remove Internet Explorer.

I would highly recomend against removing Internet Explorer. It is integrated into Windows, and is needed for many things such as Windows Update, even if you don't actually open a window. If you like FireFox, thats OK to not open up IE, but please don't attempt to remove it. BTW, Add/Remove Windows Components will not actually remove Internet Explorer.

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I'm not a big Internet Explorer user therefore I must have deleted IE off my computer somehow. I want to install version 9 BETA but it comes up with a message saying I already have a more recent version on my PC. How do I just install IE 9 ? Without this issue?

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A:How do I remove then reinstall Internet Explorer?

Turn back IE8 on and try again
Windows Features - Turn On or Off

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Is it possible to remove & re-install Internet Explorer 7.0 from a XP computer running in safe mode?
Thanks John

A:remove & re-install Internet Explorer 7.0

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I believe it causes more harm later than just removing trough windows 7 programs feature
cause he doesnt completly remove everything of Internet Explorer so the question is?

Maybe its better to let it stay, install its updates and then set Firefox as my browser by default?
and not mind Internet Explorer existing on my OS altough i never use it?

A:How do you completly remove Internet Explorer?

Go to Start and type Turn Windows features on and off into the Search program and files field.

Uncheck Internet Explorer #, where # is the version number of IE that is installed.

But you might want to read this:
Internet Explorer 10 Provides Safer Browsing

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My secretary liked to surf the internet on her lunch hour and everyday at the end of the day, she would launch internet explorer>tools> internet options> and delete the history. Our IT department made a change and now the delete button is grayed out. She really hasn't been going to obscene sites or anything, (more like the history channel site, etc...) but we do have a policy not to use work computers for personal use.
I told her not to worry but she's panicking and wants the history deleted. I would have just asked the IT department but she doesn't want to do that. Is there a way to delete the history either through dos or windows explorer???

I told her I'd post the question here and let her know what I find out. We do not have administrator privilages so I don't think we can change the permissions to allow the history to be deleted like she used to do. Any suggestions???
I know you IT people would prefer she go through the IT department but she'd rather not. I know how to use "regedit" to delete the key in the registry for the "content advisor" from when our IT guy left and didn't share his password. Is there someplace in the registry for the internet explorer history?

A:How to remove the internet explorer history?????

You may try a Crap Cleaner (if you can install a program).

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It is the only program in the add remove programs list that I do not have the option to remove. How remove this? Someone on this site suggested running opera and firefox. I am now running IE 7 and firefox. I use favorites a lot and click on a lot of links that IE doesnt allow for some reason. I also watch the stock market closely so I am looking for a browser that would work well with alot of refreshing. Thank you in advance for your help. Greatly appreciated.

A:Why cant I remove internet explorer from my computer?

IE is integrated with Windows, you cannot remove it. It is needed for various functions of Windows itself.

Opera is a very safe browser. Actually, there are fewer exploits found in Opera compared to even Firefox. You can use Opera or Firefox, both are great browsers. One advantage of using Firefox is that you can download addons of many types.

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Two days ago, I suddenly found I could not access the internet on either my old desktop computer running IE7 nor my newer laptop running IE8. The high speed modem is connected to the desktop, and the laptop connects through a router connected to the modem. Programs not online worked fine.

Here's what I tried: Rebooting, turning the modem off and then on, restoring the system to an earlier date, running virus scans, using safe mode, and finally calling Embarq. I listened to their recorded advice, and followed it, which mostly consisted on turning the modem and router on and off in a particular order. The laptop returned to normal, but the desktop did not.

I then called Embarq and stayed on the line until I got a technician. I told him my desktop would not open I.E. nor any program that required it. I might see the opening page flash on and off once, then disappear. I. know the computer's online, because Outlook Express works and the laptop works. This is where things stand now.

The tech could not solve the problem, which he thought might be that I.E. is corrupted and should be uninstalled. I've tried everything I know and can't remove it. I've used the add/remove program on the control panel, it won't do it. The Internet Options on the control panel just flashes and won't open. What can I do?


A:Internet Explorer 7 Appears Corrupted, Can't Remove It

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A friend is having problems with IE 5 and I directed her to Add/Remove Programs so she could repair it. However, IE is not listed in the list of programs. I got her to do a search to try and locate it and it is in C:\Windows.

Is this unusual? Mine is located in Program Files and of course is listed in the Add/Remove Programs list.

I am going to uninstall it for her and install IE5.5 from a CD but I was wondering why her original version is not listed in Add/Remove programs.


A:internet Explorer not listed in Add/Remove Programs

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Hi all,

I like to lock-down IE8 and one of thing i need to do is remove address bar so that users can't type URL. I didn't see any settings or reg keys to remove the Address Bar. I can do this easily in IE6 but not sure about IE8. Any Ideas?

A:Solved: How to remove Internet Explorer 8 address bar

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Hun.....How to remove add/delete button from Internet Explorer.I think that you'll have to change the kind of laptop/PC that you're using because some newer laptops have this option,I suppose or probably I'm wrong at this moment but I 'm sure they do have what you need in DELL/ACER,etc.

A:remove add/delete button from Internet Explorer

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
Could you post a screen shot of the options you would like to remove ?
See the links above my signature on how if you need assistance

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When opened notepad or Internet explorer and i tried to zoom-in and zoom-out it is zooming-in but as per my requirement i need to disable this feature. I have tried the following things but didn't work:
1. HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\Zoom\ZoomDisabled=1

Press Windows
key + R. This will open Run. Alternatively, you can go to Start and search for Run.

In Run dialog box, type gpedit.msc and
hit enter.

Now navigate to: Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Edge

On the right hand pane double click on Allow
Edge Swipe.

Set the policy to Disabled.

Restart the PC

3. [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet
Explorer\ZOOM] \ ZoomDisabled =1
4. [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Zoom] "ZoomDisabled"=dword:00000001

Is there anyone has an idea how to disable this feature in windows 10?

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I wanted to disable the zoom out and zoom-in option in windows 10.
Is there anyone has an idea how to disable it. Is there any registry setting which helps to disable this feature?
I have tried below but didn't work:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge\Zoom
and set the value to "1".
It would be great if someone helps me out.


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Last week, I downloaded a game but it put several other "programs" on my computer which were a real pain. Using Malwarebytes, I removed the programs and my computer is now pretty much back to normal.
However, something else that found its way onto my computer are proxy settings for each browser, basically preventing me from accessing the Internet. With Firefox, this wasn't too much of a problem because I just un-checked the Proxy settings and I can now use it again (I am using Firefox to type this thread).
However, unchecking the proxy settings makes absolutely no difference with Internet Explorer because it just "checks" iself again straight away. So I go to Internet Options --> Connections --> LAN settings --> uncheck proxy server and then click "OK".
Then as soon as I go back to LAN settings, proxy server is checked again. It is an endless loop that cannot be solved simply by unchecking the proxy server box. There is something more sinister at play here.
Anyone know how I can go about finding out the cause of this problem and rectifying it?

A:Proxy Settings are Preventing me from Using Internet Explorer - How to Remove?

Hello MarcusFenix -

So I go to Internet Options --> Connections --> LAN settings --> uncheck proxy server and then click "OK".

Do you complete this by ticking the Top Left Box (Automatically Detect Settings) then click APPLY and then OK > OK to exit the area ??
If you just untick the Proxy and click OK it will not APPLY or stay unticked.
Just an observation on the way you have written it.
If you think it is Malware related, we can also look at that ..........

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Sorry guys, I realized I should have posted HijackedThis logs on another page.Below is the link where I reposted my problem...http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/290285/annot-delete-internet-explorer-8-due-to-permission/Thanks ^^

A:Remove Internet Explorer Homepage hijacked by net287.cn

Now that your log is properly posted, you should NOT make further changes to your computer (install/uninstall programs, use special fix tools, delete files, edit the registry, etc) unless advised by a HJT Team member, nor should you continue to ask for help elsewhere. Doing so can result in system changes which may not show it the log you already posted. Further, any modifications you make on your own may cause confusion for the helper assisting you and could complicate the malware removal process which would extend the time it takes to clean your computer.From this point on the HJT Team should be the only members that you take advice from, until they have verified your log as clean.Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response because the HJT Team members are very busy working logs posted before yours. They are volunteers who will help you out as soon as possible. Once you have made your post and are waiting, please DO NOT make another reply until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.To avoid confusion, I am closing this topic.

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Can someone please tell me how to delete address' in my "pull down bar"? these would be address' that I previous was at. thanks.

A:Internet Explorer: Remove addresses from Address Bar dropdown?

Tools-Internet Options-General tab. Hit the Clear History button and say Yep!

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Hi all,

Got a problem with using SYSPREP.

I tidy up all my Start menu items prior to sysprep, but after sysprep has run, and an end user logs in, they are getting an extra folder and item in the Start Menu...

It is Accessories - System Tools - Internet Explorer (No Add-ons)

This appears for every user that logs in, is there anyway of removing this permanently? It only appeared after sysprep, so any ideas if I can use a regfix prior to sysprepping or Group policy to remove it???


A:How to remove Internet Explorer (No Add-ons) from Windows 7 Start Menu

Using method 3 or 4 should work for your in the link below.
Startup Programs - Change

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All items are checked in CCleaner which is the latest version. Ran it numerous times without success.
I always delete IE junk from "Internet Options" first, then use CCleaner to mop up. I have never used IE on my system.
Any suggestions ?

A:CCleaner Does Not Remove Internet Explorer History/Index.Dat

There is nothing you need to do. index.dat will always exist.

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Hi, I have been having some disturbing problems with my computer recently. After running a Spy Sweeper virus scan, I discovered a Trojan/Zlob virus which I thought I took care of by removing. Now, I am having troubles with my Internet Explorer and Firefox browsers, as they will randomly decide to not load anything at all or only after hitting refresh at least 20 times. Typing in a URL takes ages and 3 times so farnone of my browsers were working and when i closed the browser window my computer immediately bluescreened and crashed. When I start Windows back up and report the error, I get a report saying it is caused by an unknown driver. I looked into my Add/Remove list and found Internet Explorer Security plugin 2006 and Internet Security Addon, whihc I thought were suspicious. I googled them and found that they were indeed malware caused by the Trojan/Zlob and I read that removing is in the Add/Remove list would not solve the problem. I dont know what else there may be on my computer, but I performed each step as reccomended in the prep guide for posting a hijackThis log file and I am still having these problems. How can I remove the malware?Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 7:28:36 PM, on 9/26/2006Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\csrss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\... Read more

A:Internet Explorer Security Plug-in 2006 And Internet Security Addon In Add/remove List

Welcome to the BleepingComputer forum. We are currently studying your log and will have instructions for you shortly. Thank you for your patience.HijackThis is an analysis AND a repair tool. When you fix something in HijackThis, you are deleting a bad entry in the Windows Registry. In case of a mistake being made, there is a reversal for line entry deletions. HijackThis creates a new file which is a backup log of changes and you can reverse the line entry deletion. BUT...HijackThis needs a safe folder to keep these critical backup logs and a temp folder is definitely not safe as you might run Disk Cleanup and delete them. Please place HJT into ITS OWN PERMANANT FOLDER. You can do this by going to My Computer (Windows key+e). Double click on C: If the folder is hidden, click on show the contents of this folder. Right-click on a blank space in the right column and select New > Folder Name it HJT (C:\HJT\HijackThis.exe Move HijackThis.exe into this folder. When you run HijackThis.exe from the C:\HJT folder and have it Fixed checked, it will create a backup file of modifications to use which are easily accessible if restoring any files is necessary. If needed, HijackThis Folder Tutorial and How to Download, Extract and Run HijackThis.Another way to do this is: Please download HijackThis Self-installer. This is the easiest way to install HijackThis to your computer This is a complete installer that installs Hijac... Read more

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I have a damaged install of Outlook Express that I am unable to repair. I've tried to reinstall, but am unable to do so. I've tried rolling back Internet Explorer 7 to 6, but am still unable to reinstall OE. I have an IE6 setup file, but it cancels out after reporting that I already have this version.

Is there any way to remove all traces of IE and all versions of OE to start fresh?

A:Solved: Possible to remove all versions of Outlook Express / Internet Explorer?

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For a couple of weeks now I have had this annoying popup that occurs possibly once every couple of hours. It will either open a new instance of internet explorer (default browser) or open up a new tab. The content of these webpages are advertisements. From casinos, people's online videos, and I've even had one direct to apple products!
I have ran several anti-virus software, all with the most recent updates. I have even ran things like HiJackThis and ComboFix with no luck either. Everything says my computer is clean, yet the popups continue.
My computer has been virus free for years now, so this is quite a surprise for me. Here is the DDS log:
DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64
Internet Explorer: 10.0.9200.16660  BrowserJavaVersion: 10.25.2
Run by HOME at 1:05:02 on 2013-09-10
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium   6.1.7601.1.1252.61.1033.18.8183.5759 [GMT 10:00]
AV: Microsoft Security Essentials *Enabled/Updated* {641105E6-77ED-3F35-A304-765193BCB75F}
SP: Windows Defender *Disabled/Outdated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}
SP: Microsoft Security Essentials *Enabled/Updated* {DF70E402-51D7-30BB-99B4-4D23E83BFDE2}
============== Running Processes ===============
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k RPCSS
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\MsMpEng.exe
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestri... Read more

A:Unable to remove Spyware, Popups with Internet Explorer and Firefox

Hi and Welcome!!   
My name is Jeff. I would be more than happy to take a look at your malware results logs and help you with solving any malware problems you might have. Logs can take a while to research, so please be patient and know that I am working hard to get you a clean and functional system back in your hands. I'd be grateful if you would note the following:
The fixes are specific to your problem and should only be used for the issues on this machine.
It's often worth reading through these instructions and printing them for ease of reference.
If you don't know or understand something, please don't hesitate to say or ask!! It's better to be sure and safe than sorry.
Please reply to this thread. Do not start a new topic.
If you happen to have a flash drive/thumb drive please have that ready in the event that we need to use it.
Please be sure to subscribe to the topic if you have not already done so.
IMPORTANT NOTE : Please do not delete, download or install anything unless instructed to do so.DO NOT use any TOOLS such as Combofix or HijackThis fixes without supervision. Doing so could make your system inoperable and could require a full reinstall of your operating system and losing all your programs and data.
Having said that....     Let's get going!!  
 You mentioned that you have already ran ComboFix?  Could you post that log please?  It should be found in C:\ComboFix.txt
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Hello everyone,
Management has finally given the go-ahead to upgrade our end-users from IE 9 to 11. There major caveat mentioned is that they want the 64-bit shortcut to IE11 removed from the Start Menu. The reason is that we have a few proprietary applications that will
only function using a 32-bit version of Internet Explorer. 
To avoid a flood of support calls, I'd like to automate this process. I'd rather be proactive than reactive in this scenario. Previously, we've done this manually on a user basis (meaning, we image a computer, remove the link after, deploy). However, re-imaging
every computer in the company is not option, as we simply don't have the 1) time and 2) personnel to accomplish this task.
We're using Windows 7 Professional x64 and will be using Desktop Central ManageEngine to deploy the the upgrade. We've tested and it looks good - we can push the prerequisite patches and the new executable without any issue...save the fact that none of my
scripts have been able to successfully remove the 64-bit IE 11 shortcut.
Has anyone ever been in this situation before? If so, any suggestions? 

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