- Go to "Tools" --> "Internet Options" and clean house. On the first tab (General) you want to delete "cookies," delete files (include offline content) and clear your history.
- Then on the last tab (Advanced) scroll to the bottom of the listing and halfway up the screen will be a line "Empty temporary Internet files when the browser closes." Place a check mark in that box, click apply and click okay.
- Exit IE. Empty your Recycle Bin.
- Restart your computer and see if there isn't a substantial improvement.
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