How to fix Internet Explorer script errors.

Original title : I am running Windows 7 with Internet Explorer 8, why do I keep getting script errors?

 

I was running Windows 7 with IE9 and kept getting script errors. One suggestion was to go back to IE 8 and this would clear up. It didn't. So what can I do to stop getting these error messages? It is a real pain to have to keep clicking on the button to keep running scripts every time I want to change pages on whatever site I am on.

 

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Last updated June 13, 2019 Views 10,296 Applies to:
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Hi,

 

 

Thank you for reaching Microsoft Community and asking your concern!

 

 

Script error messages are displayed by Internet Explorer when there is a problem with the JavaScript or VBScript code on the website you are viewing. Occasionally a script error can be caused by an error in downloading a webpage, but more often it is an error in the webpage itself.

 

 

What is the complete/exact error message?

 

 

Method 1:

 

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You may try the steps from the following link and check if that works:

Error message: "A script on this page is causing Internet Explorer to run slowly"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/175500

 

 

Method 2:

Refer to the troubleshooting steps mentioned in the following article:

How to troubleshoot script errors in Internet Explorer on Windows-based computershttp://support.microsoft.com/kb/308260

 

 

Link to refer:

What should you do about Internet Explorer script errors?

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/What-should-you-do-about-Internet-Explorer-script-errors

 

 

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