Internet Explorer 6 Deleting Temporary Internet Files

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by GW, Dec 13, 2007.

  1. GW

    GW Guest

    On the Internet Options | General Tab | Temporary Internet Files | Delete
    Files. When I click Delete Files, the browser locks up. In task manager,
    states not reponding. I can click on General Tab | Temporary Internet Files
    | Settings button and then click View Files and see all the files. I can
    delete them from here if I delete a few at a time. But, if I Select All,
    then delete, it locks up, Not responding. I can delete a few at a time until
    the directory is empty. But, when I go back to the Temporary Internet Files
    | Delete Files button, and click, it locks up again, not responding. And
    advice?
     
    GW, Dec 13, 2007
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  2. GW

    PA Bear Guest

    Unexplained computer behavior may be caused by deceptive software
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/827315

    Run a /thorough/ check for hijackware, including posting your hijackthis log
    to an appropriate forum.

    Checking for/Help with Hijackware
    http://aumha.org/a/parasite.htm
    http://aumha.org/a/quickfix.htm
    http://aumha.net/viewtopic.php?t=5878
    http://wiki.castlecops.com/Malware_Removal_and_Prevention:_Introduction
    http://mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
    http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/data/prevention.htm
    http://inetexplorer.mvps.org/tshoot.html
    http://www.mvps.org/sramesh2k/Malware_Defence.htm
    http://defendingyourmachine2.blogspot.com/
    http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/page2.html#Removing_Malware

    When all else fails, HijackThis v2.0.2
    (http://aumha.org/downloads/hijackthis.exe) is the preferred tool to use.
    It will help you to both identify and remove any hijackware/spyware with
    assistance from an expert. **Post your log to
    http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=22,
    http://castlecops.com/forum67.html,
    http://forums.subratam.org/index.php?showforum=7,
    http://aumha.net/viewforum.php?f=30, or other appropriate forums for expert
    analysis, not here.**

    If the procedures look too complex - and there is no shame in admitting this
    isn't your cup of tea - take the machine to a local, reputable and
    independent (i.e., not BigBoxStoreUSA) computer repair shop.
     
    PA Bear, Dec 14, 2007
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