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Hello,

I am working on an autoIT script for CyberArk which is running Internet Explorer and connecting the user to a web application.
For an unknown reason (I cannot explain why), IE has some trouble to start, only after a long disconnecting period (morning or after lunch). If he tries again, no problem, IE starts.
I open a case with CyberArk but I am also searching a workaround, I thought to kill the process directly, or set a timeout with _IELoadWait but the process is not really created..

May do you have any ideas for helping me ?

Thanks in advance
 

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Do you see this also when just using IE manually?
If so, hit f12 and look at the development console to check what it is doing and loading that takes so long.

Jos

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If I do not wait for loading the web page to return the window, I cannot see IE so I think that it does not start at all.

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