Internet Browser

  bristolgirl 13:56 27 Nov 2003

Every time I load my internet browser, I have something called "search the Web" open as well. I don't like this, how do I get rid of it?

  Diodorus Siculus 14:00 27 Nov 2003

Sounds like spyware; get SpyBot search and destroy or AdAware and run them.

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  bristolgirl 18:47 27 Nov 2003

I have downloaded Adware and this has still not resolved the problem

  VoG II 18:49 27 Nov 2003

Try Spybot. If that doesn't work CoolWebShredder click here

  bristolgirl 18:57 27 Nov 2003

I was a bit confused by Spybot, so I will have a lookat CoolWebShredder. Should I get rid of Adaware if I download this.

  siliconbits 19:23 27 Nov 2003

Bristol girl
Does it open in another window or in your actual Internet Explorer's Window

- Try changing the settings for your default home page. Should be in tools > options > general, click on use blank.... that should do it....

Else, it would probably have something to do with a registry hack....

  VoG II 19:28 27 Nov 2003

No keep Ad-aware. These programs do not interfere with one another.

  bristolgirl 16:34 30 Nov 2003

Thanks, Sorry I have been away. Will give these a go.

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