INTERNET EXPLORER 8 Error Signature

 Since downloading Internet Explorer 8 I continually get the following error message when leaving a site..."Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close.  We are sorry for the inconvenience."  Error signature is "AppName: iexplore.exe  AppVer: 8.0.6001.18702  ModName:  unknown  ModVer: 0.0.0.0  Offset:  1007830d."  An unhandled win32 exception occurred in ieplore.exe [3452] Just-In-Time debugging this exception failed with the following error.  No installed debugger has Just-In-Time debugging enabled.  In Visual Studio, Just-In-Time debugging can be enabled from Tools/Options/Debugging/Just-In-Time."  I've tried everything I know and still get this error.  Does anyone have any suggestions on correcting this problem?   

 
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Last updated May 17, 2018 Views 2,894 Applies to:
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1. Does the behavior persist if you start IE in No Add-ons mode?

Troubleshooting and Internet Explorer’s (No Add-ons) Mode:
http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2006/07/25/678113.aspx

2. Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES)?
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923737 <= Read before using!

3. What anti-virus application or security suite is installed, is your subscription current, and is it supported in IE8?  What anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)?  What third-party firewall (if any)?  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 it)?


~Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (IE, Mail, Security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ Disclaimer: MS MVPs neither represent nor work for Microsoft
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~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
Microsoft MVP (Windows Client) since October 2002

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