[pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open

  • From: trapper <trapper@xxxxxxx>
  • To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 14:41:18 -0900

to get help in Dos at the prompt type in the word ( system command ) and the
/?
example dir/?


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----- Original Message -----
From: Carl
To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 2:08 PM
Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


Hi Trapper,

No I cannot open the Explorer.   I get the same error message as Internet
Explorer.

Yes I must find the cd.   :-)

Carl
ps, I'm having to relearn dos.   Now how do I get help in dos?   Is it "copy
/?" ? and the system will give me help.   :-)

  ----- Original Message -----
  From: trapper
  To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 4:45 PM
  Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


  you have the explore which opens up a directory of your folders and
files..
  then you have the explorer that is your browser ie6.
   I use to use the f-prot a long time back...

  without your winXP cd it is next to impossible to fix anything..
  you could try to install it and have it go into the c:\windows\system32
folder to look for files and folders instead of the cd...
  when you click on the repair have it look there..Don't know if it will
help or not..
  By all means find your xp cd...



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  ----- Original Message -----
  From: Carl
  To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 8:45 AM
  Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


  Hi Trapper,
  No, I've not tried safe mode.   I will when I get home.
  I don't have an emergency start up disk.
  I don't have Norton's Disk Doctor.
  I do run AVG daily and I do an update inquiry daily.   Each day AVG
catches a virus and it's always in a compressed file (zip) and I cannot
identify the individual file.   I've not yet killed the entire zip file.   I
will expand the files into a temp folder and run avg and then kill the
individual file.

  My computer runs ok, except I cannot use Internet Explorer nor Windows
Explorer (I understand they are related).   My software programs like
Quicken, MsWorks, Word, Outlook Express, etc work ok.

  If I cannot find Windows XP disk, I'll have to go buy a new one.

  As we speak, I am running F-prot in dos mode.   I'm looking forward to the
results.

  Carl

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: trapper
    To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
    Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 11:17 AM
    Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


    Have you tried re-booting into safe mode??
    Have you tried your emergency startup disk?
    It's been awhile but I believe Norton's had something called Ndd (
Norton's disk Doctor). It allowed for you to fix a drive sector by sector,
and I think it also has a virus program with it...
    Isn't your avg catching any of the virus's? If it's upto date it should
be.



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    ----- Original Message -----
    From: Carl
    To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
    Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 7:19 PM
    Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


    Hi Martha,
    Hi Guys,

    Well I have a real problem.  My Windows xp, home edition will not
restore itself.   I went back and attempted restore on 4 different dates and
none would work.   I could only go back to January 25.    I looked again at
the error report for the "tech details" and it shows 62 files were affected.

    I have some important tax records I cannot afford to lose.   Of course I
will send copies to the other computer on this network (it is working ok),
but I really would like to avoid a format.

    It looks like I need a virus program to run from dos.

    Any suggestions?

    Carl



      ----- Original Message -----
      From: Martha Bagwell
      To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
      Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 9:21 PM
      Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


      Go to Start/Help and Support/Undo Changes to your computer with System
Restore.

      Martha

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      http://www.keyboardpower.com
        ----- Original Message -----
        From: Carl
        To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
        Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 9:14 PM
        Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


        How?
        Can I do it from Run?
        My Explorer is not working.


        Carl

          ----- Original Message -----
          From: Martha Bagwell
          To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
          Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 8:07 PM
          Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


          If you are using Windows XP, try doing a System Restore on a date
you know IE was working ok.

          Martha

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          http://www.keyboardpower.com
            ----- Original Message -----
            From: Carl
            To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
            Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 8:01 PM
            Subject: [pcductape] Re: Internet Explorer will not open


            Hey, when I installed Windows xp, did it make a backup copy of
the setup files on my harddrive?

            I would go look but Explorer will not open.

            Carl

              ----- Original Message -----
              From: Carl
              To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
              Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 7:51 PM
              Subject: [pcductape] Internet Explorer will not open


              Hi All,

              I found my computer with a headache this morning.   I tried to
open Internet Explorer and it will not.   The error message is that
iexplore.exe is corrupt.   I tried to open Windows Explorer and get the same
error message.   My other programs seem to be working ok, for now.

              I tried run > sfc /scannow and the system asked me for my
Windows XP cdrom and I cannot find it.   I still have my receipt but no
cdrom.

              So, I copied iexplore.exe off a computer at work and then I
tried using dos to copy to c:\program files\Internet explorer and I keep
getting the error message shown below:

              Of course, I don't know if that would even work, copying a
good iexplore.exe over the bad one.   I do have a good iexplore.exe on c:\
drive;   what if I deleted the other one, would Windows pick up on the good
one.

              Carl
              ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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