When you start Internet Explorer 6, you may experience any of the subject behaviors if the Winshow browser hijacker has been installed on the computer.
NOTE: Winshow is installed as an Internet Explorer BHO (Browser Helper Object).
You may receive one of the following errors, which closes Internet Explorer:
Access violation: IE has encountered a problem and has to shutdown. Internet Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close application name: iexplorer.exe mod name: winshow.dllMicrosoft Knowledge Base Article 913505 describes how to remove the Winshow browser hijacker from a Windows-based computer.