Reasons Due to which Microsoft® Windows® 7 Browser is not Working
Windows 7 is the latest Operating System from Microsoft. Which has become very popular with all kinds of users as it comes with advanced features and options that were not available in previous Windows based Operating Systems. Windows 7 also has excellent networking capabilities. Windows 7 can be installed with many applications and this includes a variety of web browsers. Web browsers are those applications that convert the data coming into the system into understandable format for the user. Web browsers are essential for viewing web pages and retrieving information from Internet. Although installing and using web browsers on Windows 7 is easy, there are some problems that might come up with the use of them. These include web browser not at all working, error messages coming up, browser crashing, browser working very slow etc. Some of the reasons as to why web browsers installed on your Windows 7 is not working include malware infections within the system, registry related problems, incorrect configuration of network settings, corruption of the application etc.
Following details gives more information regarding tips to fix web browser not working on Windows 7:
- Clean registry
- Check settings
- Remove infections
The Windows 7 installed on your computer has a database of information called registry. Registry contains information regarding the working of applications installed on the system. Registry entries are created automatically and they tend to increase to great number and develop errors. If the registry entries of web browser installed on your system is clashing with some other registry entries, the web browser might not work. In such cases, cleaning the registry with a registry cleaning software would solve the problems and get the browser working.
Incorrect configuration of the network related settings can also cause web browser not working issue on Windows 7. Windows 7 users having web browser not working problem are suggested to check the settings such as access points, IP address, DNS server in use etc and change them if required. Windows 7 users are also suggested to check the firewall settings and create exceptions for the browser as the firewall might be blocking the connection and preventing web browser from working.
Malware infections with your Windows 7 computer can also cause problems with the working of web browsers installed on the system. Malware cause such problems by infecting important application files and changing their working characteristics. The web browser not working issue on Windows 7 caused by malware can be solved by removing the malware infections from the system using a good antivirus program or malware removal tool.
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