Windows® XP Internet Explorer Problems
Tips to resolve Windows® XP Internet Explorer® problems
Windows® XP is an operating system designed by Microsoft® to use with desktops and laptops. Internet Explorer® is a web browser that helps you surf Internet. Even if they are stable programs, sometimes they start to show problems. The common problem is error messages. Error messages include page cannot be displayed or some links are missing. Sometimes Internet Explorer® loads some pages slowly. In some cases the Internet Explorer® itself would fail to open or restart unexpectedly. These problems can be due to different reasons.
Some tips to resolve the problems are:
- Change settings
- Clear browser history
- Disable browser add-ons
- Frequent virus scanning
- Technical expert assistance
The first solution for Internet Explorer® problems in Windows® XP system is to check and change the settings. Most of the times, Explorer problems happen due to large number of files inside Internet Explorer® cache. So, either by deleting the unwanted files or reducing the cache capacity, you could solve the problem. Cache only needs 50 to 100 MB storage capacity.
Clear browser history
You might have visited different websites daily and these get stored. This creates some sort of problem. So, clearing the browser history at least twice in a week helps to avoid problems.
Toolbar is an example of browser add-ons. These add-ons cause conflict errors. Uninstall or disable browser add-ons to resolve error messages.
Frequent virus scanning can solve almost all problems caused by Internet Explorer®. Some of the problems might result from some powerful viruses. For example, adware are common while using Internet Explorer®. These malware appear as popup windows and interrupt your work. So, if you use powerful virus scanning software, these problems would be solved.
Microsoft® provides support centers to solve your technical problems. From there you could access the assistance of technical support persons. Also Microsoft Automated Troubleshooting Services scans your system and detects the causes. That automatically disables the add-ons and offers additional resources to solve your problem. Moreover, you can also seek the help of technical experts at iYogi to resolve Internet Explorer® problems.