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Q: prolbem with internet explorer 6.0 ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: prolbem with internet explorer 6.0
Category: Computers > Operating Systems
Asked by: n1234-ga
List Price: $5.00
Posted: 24 Sep 2006 06:00 PDT
Expires: 24 Oct 2006 06:00 PDT
Question ID: 767974
I am having a problem with one web page "taking over" or coming the
desktop on its own. For example if I am working on a word document, a
web page I have minimized previously will pop back up and be
maximized.  It is likely when the page updates with new information. 
However, I don't want them to automatically take over the screen. 
I'll click or swith the page when I am ready.  How do I fix this?

Request for Question Clarification by sublime1-ga on 24 Sep 2006 13:19 PDT

There is a free application which is one of the Windows Power Tools,
called TweakUI (Tweak the User Interface). You need to obtain the
one for your version of Windows. Once it's installed, open it from
the Control Panel and go to the General tab. There you'll see an
option to 'Prevent applications from stealing focus', with some
additional options to flash the taskbar button either until you 
click on it, or for a number of times set by you.

Let me know if this works for you, and I'll post it as a formal

There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: prolbem with internet explorer 6.0
From: ashwinee-ga on 06 Nov 2006 07:24 PST
that is the problem related to spyware plz check ur pc to remove
spyware with latest spyware removal tool.

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