Change in IE COM behavior

Chris Prinos cprinos at
Fri Sep 14 16:15:28 CEST 2001

"Carlos Gaston Alvarez" <cgaston at> wrote in message news:<mailman.999788708.22741.python-list at>...
> At last something I can answer. (I am new to python).
> use:
> win32com.client.DispatchEx("InternetExplorer.Application")
> So it will do things in a new instance. It seems that without the Ex it
> recicles windows.


Thanks, this did the trick! I still don't know why Dispatch used to
work (and still does on some of my other machines), but DispatchEx
does the right thing in all cases.



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