slow internet explorer

  Kingfisher 19:26 20 Jan 2006
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recently when trying to access the internet,it takes an age, in the bar at the bottom of ie it says connecting to site 66.102.9.99 and sits there for ages but does eventually open my homepage. I have tried different homepage but delay is the same.Question Can I repair ie,? i cannot find it in add remove programs. Can I download a fresh installation from Microsoft website. OS is win xp home with sp2 and all the latest updates. Any help would be appreciated thankyou

  VoG II 20:01 20 Jan 2006

Repair click here

  johndrew 20:04 20 Jan 2006

I remember seeing something of a similar problem reported where MS Messenger had been disabled. If you have disabled Messenger you could re-enable it and see if it makes a difference.

I am unable to help further but a search of the Forums for this may help.

  Kingfisher 10:34 21 Jan 2006

Thanks to VOG and johndrew have reinstalled sp2 and although desktop takes a little longer to boot up ie now seems ok so thanks for your help

  quaggydog 20:30 24 Feb 2006

... 66.102.9.99 Can anyone advise?

  VoG II 20:35 24 Feb 2006

Google.com

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