Can only browse by opening in New Tab


Dec 8, 2009
Has anyone else had a problem with not being able to go forward when browsing. It happens about 50% of the time, and usually stops for awhile after rebooting. I am unable to left click on a link to go forward. It seems like it tries to go forward but then goes back to the original page. I can go forward by right clicking and selecting open in new tab, but it gets old because I have to do that everytime I want to proceed.
One more issue I have is sometimes the volume gets dragged down automatically. When I try to slide it back up it seems like it wants to fight me and goes back down.
Reboots usually corrects the issue, but only for a while. I run Norton 360 and Malwarebytes.

I have A gateway FX 6800 Vista 64 SP2. Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Nov 30, 2009
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