SOLVED "iexplore.exe" running in background without IE being open Discussion in 'Malware Removal Assistance' started by Ramen, Feb 8, 2015. But iexplore.exe suddently stopped running in background (n.b. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 figgis41 figgis41 Members 801 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Hull England Local time:06:18 PM Posted 16 July As long as an IE window is open, it continues to spawn them at a rate of about one for every two or three seconds...without any input from me whatsoever. http://p2pzone.net/internet-explorer/multiple-iexplore-processes.html
We like "Helpful".. Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. I'm very glad to have this taken care of, and I'm probably better-protected now with all the software you had me get. use an older explorer? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie11-windows_7/why-do-multiple-at-least-2-iexploreexe-processes/21e72a38-9a54-428a-8834-0a3a551eed75
Here is a screenshot of the task manager (bottom-right) at the time I ran the currports test: **Link removed to protect email addresses**There are a couple things worth mentioning regarding the However, beginning today (5-8-13) instances of iexplore.exe kept popping up. I mean, I literally can have up to 40 processes from one Internet Explorer window that has two default tabs open (Google.com and Yahoo.com). My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number dell OS windows 7 64bit dmgriff View Public Profile Find More Posts by dmgriff 28 Jan 2010 #5 computersplus Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
Also, all this seems to be associated with IE8...I have IE7, not 8. Iexplore.exe is correct. So if you have one IE browser up with 10 tabs in use, you'll only see one IE process in the task manager.Generally speaking, if you have only one browser up, Internet Explorer Keeps Running In The Background antivirus system restore point . ==== Image File Execution Options ============= . . ==== Installed Programs ====================== . . ==== End Of File =========================== Sep 19, 2014 #5 Broni Malware
Thanks for posting back :) Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top Vadriel Posts: 8 This post has been reported. Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile Posts News Tutorials Tutorials Quick Links And indeed, your statement "Upon opening IE with NO tabs I automatically get 2 iexplorer.exe processes in task manager, and if I continue browsing in the same window I get more" I'd suggest rebooting while you're connected to the web - if the iexplore.exe processes respawn - then run the Current Ports test and then kill all the iexplore.exe processes/disconnect from the
Thank YOU for helping me out, man. Internet Explorer Always Running In Task Manager I am CompTIA A+ cert, B.S., C.I.S., would have more certs but I am working on another career because this one bores me, and have been in computers since Apple II Sep 18, 2014 #2 Hammyobob TS Rookie Topic Starter Sorry about the late reply, had to work all morning. Thanks again, man.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/upon-opening-task-manager-i-have-three-iexplore-exe-running-402324/ Please copy and paste the contents of that file here. Multiple Iexplore.exe In Task Manager Probably the cause of both issues. Internet Explorer In Task Manager But Not Open I've recently come into contact with some sort of Trojan virus or hijacker and I am in desperate need of fixing it.
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Take a few moments to assess the possible risks and you should be able to enjoy all the internet has to offer.I'd be grateful if you could reply to this post Logs doesn't show active infection. #2 argus, Feb 9, 2015 Ramen New Member Joined: Aug 17, 2014 Messages: 30 Likes Received: 0 thanks argus you made me feel so much Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top #9 dadrivr dadrivr Topic Starter Members 73 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:18 PM Posted 17 July 2008 - 02:11 PM according to http://p2pzone.net/internet-explorer/multiple-iexplore-exe-processes-running.html If you want to use the freeware mode whitout protection choose this option, we recommend to use the 30 days free trial (within this option you can get the full version