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by: jennx August 24, 2005 4:00 PM PDT

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Internet Explorer Stops Working after 10 minutes

by jennx - 8/24/05 4:00 PM

For the past few days my Internet Explorer Browser and Firefox Browser stop working after 10 minutes of the computer being turned on. The only way it will work again, is if I restart the computer, and then within 10 minutes or so if it being restarted the browser will stop working.

I'll click on a link, and the page will just stay white, and then a "page cannot be displayed" message will come up.

I'm running Windows XP Home Edition, with Service Pack 2 (SP 2 has been installed since it came out, so I'm pretty sure that's not the problem) It's also networked to another computer in the house, and the browsers on the other computer work fine.

I've also ran Norton Anti Virus 2005 and it didn't find any viruses. My computer is also as free of spyware as you could be. All temporary files cleared, etc.

Does anybody have any clue as to what's wrong and how I can fix it?

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