Working in Internet explorer is easy but when it is facing problems like freezing up its so irritating and it also hampers the work. When Internet Explorer freezes it result in shutting down or may reboot automatically without a warning. This issue can be fixed or controlled by the registry of the Microsoft Windows operating system.
Best method to fix this issue
The best method is simply reset Internet Explorer browser settings that might fix the issue. When you reset IE, firstly turn off all the add-ons that might be affecting your PC.
Fix Registry Problems
If the problem still exist even after following the above steps i.e reseting IE then you should check whether it is caused due to the system registry. For fixing system registry you have to use any Registry Fix Software. The registry fix scans your computer for errors related to windows explorer or ActiveX controls, issues on DLL etc.
Other Cause of Freezing Internet Explorer
The other cause might be the video drivers that have become out of date. In this case, all you have to do is to visit the the manufacturer of the video card that you are using and download it. After download, you will need to install the drivers into your PC.
Go to ‘Start’ ==>‘Control panel’. then click ‘Display’ incase you use the windows XP classic view, and then click on ‘Settings’ and on ‘Advanced’. Finally, you have to click on the tab reading ‘Troubleshooting’ and reduce the acceleration of the hardware a bit.