Some times the files used by internet explorer may get corrupted and hence it may not work properly. So here is how you can repair the corrupted internet explorer 6.
First, go to c:\windows\inf folder.
Note that the inf folder is a hidden one, and hence you must at first set the “show hidden files and folders” in the view tab in folder options.
Find the file ie.inf in the inf folder.
Right click the file and select install. You will be prompted to insert your windows Xp CD.
Insert the disc and the repair will be done.