Simpler Navigation for Servers and Operating Systems - Please Update Your Bookmarks
Completed: a much simpler Servers and Operating Systems section of the Community. We combined many of the older boards, so you won't have to click through so many levels to get at the information you need. Check the consolidated boards here as many sub-forums are now single boards.
If you have bookmarked forums or discussion boards in Servers and Operating Systems, we suggest you check and update them as needed.
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

xp/internet

adel kamel
Occasional Contributor

xp/internet

where does windows(xp) store home page addresses?
I deleted my home page many times(tools,internet options..) but it still there
thank you for your help
1 REPLY
Jon Finley
Honored Contributor

Re: xp/internet

You can't just delete the current entry to remove it. You can either set it to something other than the current page, or you can set the page to launch as a blank page.

If you are stating that each time you re-boot, a home page that you didn't assign appears as your homepage, then that's different.

There are sharware/freeware programs that will list ALL of the areas in the registry that programs can be run from during the boot process. What's happening, is that you visited a site that placed an entry into one of those run areas that automatically changes the homepage back to the site.

One area to check under is:

HKLM / Software / Microsoft / Windows / CurrentVersion / Run

You can also check under Win.ini for a run or load statement.


Jon
"Do or do not. There is no try!" - Yoda