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Set Internet Explorer as my default browser!
Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Options > Programs and enable the option:

1. "Internet Explorer should check to see whether it is the default browser"

2. Close IE and open again. Click YES if you are prompted to set it as default browser.

NOTE: For Windows 2000/XP Login as Administrator and try the above steps.
Cannot open Internet Explorer? Just flashes and quits!
When you click the Internet Explorer icon, window may flash a second and quits. Or, it may show an Error-Reporting dialog. This may be due to a malware Browser Helper Object which causes Internet Explorer process to terminate. If you see the Error-Reporting dialog, click "to see what data this report contains" and identify the Module Name causing this error. In most cases, it may be the malware DLL; in which case, reinstalling Internet Explorer may not help.

1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
2. Double-click Internet Options.
3. Click the Advanced tab.
4. Under Browsing, clear the Enable third-party browser extensions (requires restart) check box.
5. Restart Internet Explorer.

Download Ad-Aware from www.lavasoftusa.com and follow this:
1. Start Ad-Aware.
2. Click "Check for Updates", "Connect" and download the latest pattern file if available. and click Finish
3. Click "Start", "Next"
4. After the scan is finished, click "Next"
5. Select all the items (checkboxes)
Right click on any object in the "Scan result" list and choose [Select all objects]
6. Click Next and click OK to confirm removal.
Reset IE Search engine to defaults!
Sudden change in the Search engine settings in Internet Explorer indicates your browser is hijacked. Before attempting to repair the Search to defaults, first scan the system for parasites and remove them.

SpyBot S&D searches your harddisk for parasites
http://security.kolla.de/
&
Adaware http://www.lavasoftusa.com

This will remove malware from the PC. Next, reset the Search settings. Click the Search button in the toolbar > Customize > AutoSearch Settings > Select a provider from the list. Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Options > Programs > "Reset Web Settings"

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