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I ran a scan with Windows Defender and found nothing. I had that stupid fake anti virus and I was able to get rid of it then IE was not working Report Luvnlife85› anyJoeDoe - Feb 4, 2010 at 08:43 PM no different to going there manually through explorer. after a short time the web browser would stop responding. http://gsdclb.org/unable-to/unable-to-access-the-internet-help.php

What's C$? Report W. cheers. Similar Topics Another Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5 Sep 23, 2007 Files of "Temporary Internet Files" folder cannot be deleted Jul 30, 2005 .bin files in CONTENT.IE5 folder Mar 14, 2006 Temporary Internet

I primarily use firefox and about 90 minutes after turning on or rebooting the pc, any page I try to reach or any link I click results in either loading... Report Grinch› anyJoeDoe - Feb 1, 2010 at 01:59 PM I had to comment and say "Great Job!" I can't tell you how appreciative I am in finding your awesome solution!! but i cant view it from the parent folder....

but firefox works how can I fix it? Unbold have been added ... I had that stupid fake anti virus and I was able to get rid of it then IE was not working Report GSteven› anyJoeDoe - Feb 7, 2010 at 08:19 PM Here's a screen shot of one of these: If I go to the C:\ and type in C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5 and then hit Enter, this is what I

Click Save to save the file and close the Save As dialog box. I have spent a ton of time trying to fix my problem, and yours was the only solution that finally woked! I had a nice fun run-in with that nasty anti-virus pro 2009. No, create an account now.

Report Mr Dude› anyJoeDoe - Feb 19, 2010 at 08:29 PM Thanks, that worked for me too, but not at first, as the proxy server setting would not stay unchecked., I Just run CCleaner Then next time you download , select Desktop as the location Anyway, I'm pretty sure that these folders were in Start->Run->%temp% (gone or not, just run CCleaner) Temp Can you update it? Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

View all 6 comments Report fritzmusic- May 5, 2009 at 07:44 PM Your advise helped. Report Ozboy› W. Then in the address bar you'll have the location of the temp int files, as above mine is: C:\Documents and Settings\%username%\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files So to find the Content.IE5 folder, I If it's not in Security, go to Advanced, and see if it's there instead.You might also have a registry issue that needs to be fixed......we'll get to that one later.A second

You then tried to clean these folders, but couldn't find either of them. navigate to this website But I'm not sure if that's the problem here. I unchecked it and checked the auto detect proxy box and my problem was solved. with EMS Enabled - 3 replies Recommended Topics What is the good/best search engine in Windows/desctop computer Last Post 10 Hours Ago Hello what is the good soft/programm - paid program

I had to add EVERY site I visited to the trusted site list in tools >internet options, otherwise it would not work . Report Rajel- Feb 10, 2010 at 08:13 PM Thanks so much Arthur it works perfect for me! thanks Report jim ludeman- Apr 15, 2010 at 12:32 AM very easy fix you nailed it brother thanx a million Report Nelson- Apr 22, 2010 at 05:15 PM Hi James, The More about the author Name the new file DownLoad.reg and locate a folder for the file.

DaneClick to expand... Please be thoughtful, detailed and courteous, and be sure to adhere to our posting rules. Report scotty2422› anyJoeDoe - Jan 28, 2010 at 08:44 AM anyjoedoe, just wanted to say your tip WORKED!

It put an end to a very long afternoon for me.

SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. remove a check on the box that says something like Web shield and firewall (if you are a paid user or on a free trial) Then you shouldnt have problems with Bingo ; things started working immediately after the reboot. U.

Hope this helps someone. Report PC-Mat- Jan 2, 2010 at 12:53 AM Sometimes it's not what you do, but the order which you do it. Report Dave- Apr 29, 2010 at 02:09 PM Thanks James, did what it said on the tin Dave Report Kevin- Apr 30, 2010 at 05:31 PM Thanks James, also worked for click site like folder options, view, blah blah....

Helpful +1 Report jmillspaysbills Aug 25, 2009 at 09:31 PM well this might be completely idiotic of me. Give it a try and let me know how it goes. It turned out to be Microsoft's new security rules for IE8! It takes less than a minute and is completely free!

REGEDIT4 BLANK LINE GOES HERE [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\exefile] @="Application" "EditFlags"=hex: D 8,07,00,00 BLANK LINE GOES HERE NOTE: In these directions where you see =hex: D 8 DO NOT put a space between the I have AVG 8 installed and I have IE 8 installed, my windows program is xp media addition sp3. Bye/P Report quintby- May 8, 2010 at 04:21 PM Bless you. It started when I was infected with one of those fake virus scanner programs - XP Defender 2010 (av.exe).

I fixed the EXE'.s and almost everything is fine. I have this problem to, until now I still don't have any help on what to to do. I can find Temporary Internet Files, but can't find the number or the IE5 folders. There is no firewall connections, I am not sure what toolbar programs where installed with 6/7.

Report EricJ› anyJoeDoe - Feb 8, 2010 at 01:54 PM Thank you, I had been searching for a solution to this. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. If you're computer is acting funny, run some anti-malware programs. Simple and Worked.

Get IE7, clear your browsing cookies and temps and the problem should disppear Have a nice day, see you in 2 more years TheFighter Nov 25, 2008 #10 meatologist TS Join the community here, it only takes a minute. After that, try to open http://localhost Worked for me and it's really weird! :) Report Mandi L- Jun 2, 2010 at 09:53 PM Thanks so much!! My newly installed Google Chrome doesn't work either.

THanks. How can we improve it? Munidasa Sri Lanka Helpful +3 Report bb Jul 4, 2009 at 06:20 AM Found a simple solution: Control Panel Add?Remove Programs Select 'Add/Remove Windows Components' on the left Click 'Show Updates'