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IE6: pop-up window appears blank

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by mar10, Nov 14, 2001.

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  1. mar10

    mar10 Thread Starter

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    Hi All,

    Since a few weeks i'm having a serious problem in using Internet Explorer: when browsing and a link refers to a new window, the new window appears blank. When i click "Stop" and "Refresh", the content of that pop-up window does appear, so somehow the link is there.

    This problem seems to have consequences for various handlings: i can't add attachments in Yahoo-mail and i cannot use the address-book (functions are still available in Netscape).

    Another problem is that the "Find on this page" function (Ctrl+F) doesn't work anymore - an error message appears ("An error has occurred in this dialog. Error: 35 - Incompatible version of the RPC stub").

    These problems first occured in IE5, i tried the repair-function and i installed IE6 - nothing seems to help.

    I really hope that you can help me out here, i look forward to your reaction!

    Thanx in advance,
    Martine
     
  2. Styxx

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    Internet Explorer 5.x/6.x comes with a repair tool. To use to it, go to the Add/Remove Programs Control Panel; Scroll and click to highlight 'Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.x' in the Install/Uninstall window; Then click on the Add/Remove button; Select 'Repair' the current installation of Internet Explorer radio button; Click on OK.

    Get free Zone Alarm personal firewall anti-hacker countermeasure from http://www.zonelabs.com. (not the demo) Don't let anything out to the Internet you don't know what it is.

    Update your antivirus, temporarily disable your screen saver and scan with your anti-virus set to scan All Files. Update and scan bi-monthly. Create your anti-virus' Rescue disk(s) and update them after each Windows anti-virus update.

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