Kernow999 20:19 15 May 08

I installed an updater program from Hippo onto my laptop and it came up with IE8 to install. However, there was a problem with the iexplore.exe but I cannot remember the full message. Now Internet Explorer will open for a few seconds then close.
I tried restoring to a previous date but that did not help.
Any thoughts please?


  Halmer 20:42 15 May 08

so your Hippo Updater must be picking betas up.

You could always use another browser such as Firefox.

Other than that I'm sure that someone will be along to help in a bit.

  Kernow999 20:46 15 May 08

Ah maybe. It was late when I was fiddling.
Cannot uninstall it now though. Not sure where the details were saved to

  Halmer 20:51 15 May 08

I've got IE7 and have just run File Hippo Updater and it hasn't picked up IE8 for me even though it's picked up other Betas.

  Kernow999 20:58 15 May 08

Ah, I must be just lucky then....

  Halmer 21:01 15 May 08
  Halmer 21:04 15 May 08
  Kernow999 21:24 15 May 08

Neither of them helped. IE8 is not on my Add/Remove

Thanks though

  Halmer 21:27 15 May 08

or XP?

  Halmer 21:29 15 May 08


All Programs

Windows Update

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Installed Updates

..then uninstall IE8

  Halmer 21:30 15 May 08

it's XP!! Sorry.

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