internet explorer 8 opens automatically

January 17, 2011 at 05:17:11
Specs: Windows XP, Intel Core 2 Duo/ 2 GB Ram
While browsing through any website in google chrome, internet explorer 8 opens automatically with websites such as "http://www.adaptationmind.com/index.php/landscaping".

I have windows XP Professional with SP3

Somebody please help me out of this problem

Thx in advance
dBal


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#1
January 17, 2011 at 15:05:45
so you are saying that you are not physically opening IE8?

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#2
January 17, 2011 at 16:58:18
yes, it open automatically in a few minutes after i start browsing in chrome

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#3
January 18, 2011 at 08:55:10
ok, open IE, click on tools/internet options/advanced and then click on reset internet explorer.
Sounds like some bad addons and it will put IE back to before that. See if that helps.

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#4
January 18, 2011 at 17:28:17
Run Chkdsk.

How to perform disk error checking in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/?KBID=...


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#5
January 18, 2011 at 17:30:11
Thanks everyone for helping me.

Malwarebytes detected a worm and after removing it, the problem has disappeared

thx a lot once again
dbal


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#6
January 18, 2011 at 18:27:33
Nice work dbalsd

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