IE7 "Not Responding" most of the times bec of unstable tabbed brow

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by krishna, Nov 14, 2008.

  1. krishna

    krishna Guest

    In 8-10 hrs of my days work my IE7 is open 90% of the time and when using
    multiple tabs, its hanging quite frequently. "Not Responding" is what it
    shows and hangs atleast 10 times a day not just when 5-6 tabs are open but
    even when 2-3 tabs are open. I've to start the browser afresh and search for
    the links i've opened in the history everytime it hangs, which is irritating
    .. The tabbed browsing seems to be quite unstable and switching between tabs
    is tooo slow unlike MOZILLA FIREFOX which undoubtedly has none of these
    problems. I never needed to stop my mozilla browser byforce form the Task
    krishna, Nov 14, 2008
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  2. Please state your full Windows version (e.g., WinXP SP3; Vista SP1) when
    posting to this newsgroup.

    Cannot reproduce here.
    PA Bear [MS MVP], Nov 14, 2008
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  3. krishna

    krishna Guest

    I'm using Microsoft Windows XP Professional Version 2002 Service Pack 2002,
    and a system with Intel Pentium 4, 3.20 G.Hz processor & 2GB DDR2 RAM.
    krishna, Nov 14, 2008
  4. => Does the behavior persist if you start IE7 in No Add-ons mode? To start
    IE7 in No Add-ons mode:

    1. Right-click on the blue IE desktop icon and select Start without Add-ons;

    2. Start | (All) Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Internet Explorer
    (No add-ons).

    Troubleshooting and Internet Explorer’s (No Add-ons) Mode:

    => Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE7 Advanced settings (RIES)? <= Read before using!
    PA Bear [MS MVP], Nov 14, 2008
  5. krishna

    sasfog Guest

    I am having exactly the same problem and have been for about a week even with
    only 1 tab open, works fine for about 10 mins then it just locks up and
    hangs, doesn't even time out.

    Using Xp Professional on SP3 used to work fine and now doesn't. tried
    installing IE8 beta but same problem.

    Any one else having this? any ideas.
    sasfog, Nov 14, 2008
  6. Please begin a new thread about your problem to avoid confusion. Thanks.
    PA Bear [MS MVP], Nov 14, 2008
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