1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

internet explorer bumping

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by stavingar, Sep 14, 2003.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. stavingar

    stavingar Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2002
    Messages:
    63
    Hi
    My father in law keeps getting bumped out of one site when using internet explorer. He goes to the page www.royalbank.com and gets bumped to the everton football club home page. He had the everton page as his home page but we removed it and it still happened. This only happens when he types in the www.royalbank.com site address, no other address does this. The oddest thing is if he types in http://www.royalbank.com he goes to that site.
    Anybody seen this before.
    Thanks
    R
     
  2. Triple6

    Triple6 Moderator

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2002
    Messages:
    52,913
    First Name:
    Rob
    Here's a few basic/common things to try.

    Update to the latest Internet Explorer - IE 6 with SP1 and a few patches on top of that - Easiest way is to go to Windows Update from IE Tools - Windows Update. Get all the Critical Updates and any applicable Program Updates.

    You should also Download Adaware and Spybot Search and Destroy. As well as doing a full virus scan.


    You get the first two programs from www.download.com - just do a search. Once they are downloaded, you MUST do an update within each program - you'll see the Update feature.

    You can do a free online scan at www.trend.com - this will ensure you are using the latest virus patterns to look for all viruses.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Similar Threads - internet explorer bumping
  1. goldrush
    Replies:
    8
    Views:
    840
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/164724

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice