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They are eating up my memory. Virus and malware scans come up clean. What causes dozens of these entries in task manager?

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/forum/ie9-windows_7/why-are-there-multiple-iexploreexe-in-task-manager/a1bea766-a499-4ba5-b485-e0277ec4b08b

Firstly, yeah it was a typo. Iexplore.exe is correct. I didn't have it up in front of me at the time. Secondly, I'm not really familiar with what files are all right and just mistaken as bad, and which are truly bad, so I still have Malwarebytes opened after the scan, haven't removed the files yet.

https://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/internet-explorer-spawning-multiple-processes

Recently I have encountered an issue of one or more extra iexplore.exe *32 in my task manager window, that use high physical memory, when I open Internet Explorer.

https://www.sevenforums.com/browsers-mail/389234-multiple-iexplore-exe-32-when-opening-internet-explorer.html

Page 1 of 2 - Multiple Iexplore.exe Processes Running In Task Manager - posted in Windows Vista: I noticed recently when browsing through my systems task manager that multiple instances of iexplore.exe are running - even when I have not opened any internet explorer windows.

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/158055/multiple-iexploreexe-processes-running-in-task-manager/

How to solve the « Multiple Iexplore running in Task Manager” problem ? Aka Trojan-Downloader.Win32.Small.* mercredi 29 décembre 2004, par Dly

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Jul 20, 2010 · You are posting a reply to: Upon opening task manager i have three iexplore.exe running

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Solved "iexplore.exe" running in background without IE ... and before I did anything-else I booted the task manager to find iexplore.exe ... \iexplore.exe*32 is ...

https://malwaretips.com/threads/iexplore-exe-running-in-background-without-ie-being-open.42007/

Opened up my Task Manager and noticed there were numerous instances of iexplore.exe and iexplore.exe *32 in there using up a ... Multiple instances of iexplore.exe ...

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/528836/multiple-instances-of-iexploreexe-using-up-cpu/

A few days ago I noticed there were multiple instances of iexplore.exe *32 running in task manager despite not having internet explorer open (I don't...

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Oct 04, 2014 · I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit and have noticed several times that multiple instances of explorer.exe are running. Today, to my amazement, there were 49 ...

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