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I have successfully installed IE 6 using playonlinux, but I'm unable to browse any site. when I'm entering any address in the address bar, following message is pops up

You are downloading the file: / from www.google.com

Would you like to open the file or save it to your computer?

Some days ago I had installed IE 6 using same procedure, then it was perfect,but now I don't know why this is happening? Very weird problem indeed. Hope this will be solved easily.

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Why are you using internet explorer 6 in the first place? –  Another Googler Mar 14 '13 at 3:38
    
@AnotherGoogler , Actually, I need Internet Explorer 6 very badly for a specific online application. Without IE 6 that application is not fully functional. –  tuxtu Mar 14 '13 at 3:42
    
Try checking in internet options. Sometimes it may hide in there (put all security settings on the lowest) –  Another Googler Mar 14 '13 at 3:47
    
@AnotherGoogler, thanks for your suggestion, already done that, but no improvement. –  tuxtu Mar 14 '13 at 3:56
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