Internet Explorer® Not Responding Issue in Windows® 7
Are you aware of the causes due to which Internet Explorer is not responding in Windows 7 and want to fix the issue?
Internet Explorer is a browser for accessing the web in your system. It is the product of Microsoft. It provides many features and options for surfing the Internet safely and smoothly. It offers good user interface for accessing the Internet. Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7 and Internet Explorer 8 are some of the versions of the web browser. Windows 7 is the latest operating system released by Microsoft. Internet Explorer 8 is the default web browser of Windows 7 operating system. You may face a situation when Internet Explorer will stop responding in Windows 7 operating system.
Given below are the causes of Internet Explorer not responding issue in Windows 7 and the tips to fix it:
- Spyware infections
- Many programs running in the background
- File corruption
Spyware infections may result in Internet Explorer not responding problem in Windows 7 operating system. Spyware infections are capable to alter the system performance. They may get installed in your system without your permission. So, you need to remove them from your system. In order to remove spyware infections, you need to install a powerful antispyware program, like Spyware Doctor.
Many programs running in the background
If your system contains many running programs, then you may face issues with Internet Explorer and it will not respond. So, you need to exit all the programs running in the background. In order to exit all these programs, you need to open Task Manager by pressing 'Alt' + 'Ctrl' + 'Delete' keys simultaneously. Task Manager will list all the running programs in your system. After selecting the programs that you want to exit, you need to press 'End Task' button.
File corruption is another problem that may cause Internet Explorer not responding problem in Windows 7. The reason for the file corruption may be malware infections or hard disk failure. The main reason behind file corruption is sudden shut down. So, you need to make sure that the system shut down properly. By installing antimalware program, you can prevent the virus attacks. Also, if you are using an older version of Internet Explorer, it is advised to upgrade to a newer version that is compatible with your operating system.
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