Windows 8 web pages close slowly

Hi went I close one web site and open another the one closing is slow to close.

If I open a new web site too soon it stalls a little. Thank You




I believe this issue could be caused due to corrupted files you can try these steps and check:


To assist you better I would appreciate if you could answer the following question:


1)      Are you using the Modern User Interface Internet Explorer or desktop version of Internet Explorer browser?

2)      Have you made any changes to the computer prior to the issue?

3)      Which Web browser are you using?

4)      How exactly are you trying to close the website?

5)      Are you trying to close the website or entire web browser?


I would suggest you to follow the troubleshooting step and check.


Method 1: I would suggest you to try booting the computer in Safe Mode with Networking and Clean Boot,


Step 1: Safe Mode


Boot the computer in Safe mode and check if the issue persists. Follow these steps to start the computer in safe mode.


Click the link and follow the steps “Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode)


Note: Restart the computer to start in normal mode.


Step 2: Perform Clean Boot.


To help troubleshoot error messages and other issues, you can start Windows 8 by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. This kind of startup is known as a "clean boot." A clean boot helps eliminate software conflicts.


Important: Reset the computer to start to normal startup.

Note: After you have finished troubleshooting, follow these steps to boot to normal startup.

a)      Press the ‘Windows + R’ key on the keyboard.

b)      In the ‘Run’ window type ’MSCONFIG’ and click ‘Ok’.

c)       On the ‘General’ tab, click the ‘Normal Startup’ option, and then click ‘OK’.

d)      When you are prompted to restart the computer, click ‘Restart’.


Method 2: Run the Internet Explorer performance troubleshooter and check.


a)      Press Windows key + W to search Settings.

b)      Type “Troubleshoot” without quotes and click on Troubleshooting.

c)       In the new window click View all on the left pane.

d)      In the list of options, click on Internet Explorer Performance.

e)      Click Next and follow the on-screen instructions.


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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 86 Applies to: