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Msn & Bing Always There When Starting Ie8


Msn.com & bing always there when starting ie8 even tho i always reset it to hotmail! I have a compaq presario 2200 laptop with intel celeron m processor running wxp and ie8 with 1 gig ram. I have set the home page to hotmail and deleted or moved all the msn related favorites in the toolbar several times. No matter how many times i do this ie8 opens with msn.com as the home page with a 2nd tab open for bing - and all those @#%*ing favorites links have returned to the toolbar!What the heck is microsoft doing?  They're shoving microsoft related sites down my throat! How can i fix this - or must i resort to deleting ie8 and using firefox only? 

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