Internet Explorer - Error on page

  wildhouse 17:28 30 Dec 06
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For about the last week I have intermittently been getting the message Error on page with a yellow warning triangle, but there is no script error reported. I have tried resetting IE defaults only to find the problem still exists and now my home page won't remain. I am running IE7. Any clues (I want to buy a DVD on the HMV site and this is one that I am now unable to log into!)

  anskyber 17:29 30 Dec 06

Which home page are you getting instead?

  wildhouse 17:49 30 Dec 06
  VoG II 17:52 30 Dec 06
  anskyber 17:53 30 Dec 06

Are you running any add ons like toolbars from Yahoo or similar?

  wildhouse 17:55 30 Dec 06

not to my knowledge!

  wildhouse 17:57 30 Dec 06

I have looked at your response - but I have no idea how to put something in a reg file.

  VoG II 18:00 30 Dec 06

Open Notepad and post in the code. File > Save and save it as FIX.REG somewhere convenient like the Desktop. Double click the saved file and click OK when prompted about merging to the registry.

  wildhouse 18:05 30 Dec 06

Sorry - you have completely lost me.
Do you mean copy
"Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00" into Notepad?

  VoG II 18:07 30 Dec 06

It depends on which of the registry fixes you want to try. If it is the first then paste the following into Notepad

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

;Changes Main Web Page to blank
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"Start Page"="click here"

  VoG II 18:10 30 Dec 06

Sorry that turned into a 'click here' - copy from the link I gave you earlier.

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