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Sometimes when I download something in IE9, I get this download bar

IE9 bar

And sometimes I get this dialog

IE9 dialog

Can I force IE to use one or the other? I would like to have only the dialog if possible.

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As a user you cannot do that, no. As far as I know the dialog only pops up if a web site opens another tab which leads to a download (something along those lines, at least). So the website developer can change the behaviour, even though I think that's more by accident than intentionally.

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