Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by Bill, Jan 19, 2010.
when i turn on IE8 the manage add-ons windows automatically appears. how do i
stop this happening
Always state your full Windows version (e.g., WinXP SP3; WinXP 64-bit SP2;
Vista SP1; Vista 64-bit SP2; Win7; Win7 64-bit) as well as your IE version
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1. Does the behavior persist if you start IE in No Add-ons mode? To start
IE in No Add-ons mode:
=> Start | (All) Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Internet
Explorer (No add-ons).
Troubleshooting and Internet Explorerâ€™s (No Add-ons) Mode [Applies to IE7 &
IE8 in all OSS]
2. Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES)?
3. What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)?
What third-party firewall (if any)? If Vista or WinXP: Were any of these
applications running in the background when you installed IE8?
4. Has a(nother) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this
machine (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
> when i turn on IE8 the manage add-ons windows automatically appears. how
> i stop this happening