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2answers
72 views

Getting someone else's browsing history

If I was interested in knowing what someone else was browsing, could I boot up to a Linux LiveUSB and copy the file off of their computer where Internet Explorer saves history, brink it back to my ...
0
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1answer
20 views

How to copy text from webpage dialog?

I am using a browser based (mainly internet explorer) application, sometimes I need to click on input boxes to get the possible list of options. Is there a way to copy the popped up (like this) ...
-2
votes
1answer
69 views

Internet Explorer browser did not support my machine?

I am using IE browser version 8, but I want use IE10 or IE11,so I had downloaded IE10 and IE11, but did not support my machine. This is my system properties. Operating System: Windows 7 ultimate ...
0
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1answer
71 views

Install IE8 on Windows 7 VM

I created a Windows 7 x64 VM on Windows Azure but it came with IE11. So I removed IE11 from "Turn on and off Windows Features". After reboot, it still doesn't give me an option to rollback to IE8. ...
12
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2answers
900 views

My browsers won't use my full screen resolution and also use different resolutions between them

My screen resolution is actually 3200x1800, but when I'm in a browser it acts like I have a smaller resolution. How do I get my browsers to use my full resolution? On Chrome it's using 1280x720, ...
1
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0answers
26 views

HTML Tables randomly break on all browsers (on one computer) [closed]

I have one computer that, when browsing an html table of search results, will have the tables drawn differently and incorrectly most of the time in Chrome, IE, and Firefox. But on other computers, it ...
1
vote
1answer
89 views

Browser dialogs (Alert, Confirm, & Prompt) not longer working in Internet Explorer & Firefox on a specific Windows install

I have a particular install of Windows 7 that will not display the standard JavaScript dialogs from web browsers. e.g. These all fail, regardless how they are called on any site. javascript:alert('A ...
0
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1answer
19 views

support level for w3c specifications for different broswers

Where can I find information on the level of browser support, for each browser, for w3c HTML5/CSS3 specification. I found a Wikipedia Article which provides some info on this, but the comparison ...
5
votes
1answer
123 views

Am I safe from MS Advisory 2963983 by using a different application to host the MSIE rendering engine?

Microsoft Security Advisory 2963983 Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution Published: April 26, 2014 General Information Executive Summary Microsoft ...
0
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2answers
57 views

How to view the source of a non html page?

I need to view the source of a webpage. This web page is a plain text page with some text regarding an error. But the page's content type is set to image/jpeg. If I visit the page in Internet Explorer ...
0
votes
2answers
76 views

Why is Chrome the only major browser that supports printing to PDF? [closed]

Chrome has had the ability to print a webpage to a PDF for quite a while now. Why is it that the other 2 major browsers have not followed suit? Is it because of... licensing technological hurdle ...
0
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0answers
32 views

Change Browser settings without browser restarting via use another program

I don't understand how some programs (e.g. Baidu PC Faster, Search Protect) change the URL of a new tab page, default engine and home page when browsers run. In Internet Explorer even there isn't ...
0
votes
2answers
43 views

How do I restore browser tabs which I have accidentally closed?

Sometimes in my haste to close tabs, I have accidentally closed tabs which I still want. How do I restore a browser tab which I have accidentally closed?
2
votes
0answers
35 views

Switch to certain Browser/Document Mode for certain Bookmark

Is there any way to tell Internet Explorer 11 to use a certain Document/Browser mode for a certain Bookmark/URL? Alternatively, is it possible to make a shortcut that points to the website like so: ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Internet Explorer doesn't preserve cache when forced to

I need to edit an .swf file, cached by Internet Explore (IE version doens't matter), so that when a certain website opens, IE should use the cached file, instead of the newer one. I disabled checking ...
0
votes
1answer
142 views

How to transfer Google Chrome history to IE?

I switched to Google Chrome for about two months to try it out (on Windows 8.1) and now I am switching back to IE. I can't be opening up Chrome every time I need to access my history. I also get ...
2
votes
2answers
233 views

Browser automatic zoom in on high-dpi screens

At work I use two displays, I have a full hd (1920 x 1080), 24 inch monitor, and I have the display of my laptop, which is also full hd, but its physical size is only 15 inches, so its DPI is higher. ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

How to unify History from Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox

I'm using Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Each for different things. Is it possible to somehow "unify" browsing history from bouth of these browsers so that sites I have visited while on ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

Detect browser proxy setting only if proxy server is available else go via default network

I am trying to browse via any browser which are installed on your OS. Settings should be like this. If there is proxy server in your network then browser should use proxy server to browse If there ...
1
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0answers
237 views

Bookmarklet: run JS command after page is loaded

I build quite a lot of bookmarklets to automate my every day's work. Now I faced a problem: I would like (by clicking on a bookmarklet) to open a page in web browser (I use Internet Explorer) and ...
1
vote
1answer
84 views

Which of the TLS protocol versions are secured for enabling in Internet Explorer

Which of the versions of the TLS(TLS 1.0,TLS 1.1,TLS 1.2) should be enabled in the Internet Settings of Internet explorer for access of HTTPS sites and secured broswing. Is only one of them enough or ...
0
votes
1answer
299 views

How to change what application opens URLs (I cannot “set default browser”)? [duplicate]

I am not able to change my default browser from Internet Explorer to Chrome because my company has internal tools which somehow break if my default browser is not IE. I work for a large company and ...
2
votes
2answers
614 views

Chrome - Why am I automatically authenticated to a web app even after clearing browser cookies?

I am accessing a web application using Chrome. If I sign out of the app and clear all Chrome history/cookies/etc (even Flash cookies which are now handled by Chrome in the same Clear History area) ...
1
vote
1answer
172 views

Under Win8.1, IE always asks me to make it the default browser

I'm using Win8.1 and have set Firefox as default browser, also given all the standards it accepts (via default programs) but when I need to open some site in IE11, it always pesters me with the ...
1
vote
0answers
266 views

how to prevent third party program installs from changing browser settings without permission

I'm sure everyone knows how it is. You install a third party program and it wants to install 101 'useful' toolbars and change your search and homepage; some even install add-ons that spam you with ...
1
vote
0answers
203 views

Internet Explorer 10 Compatibility View sends incorrect User Agent String

My user agent string in IE 10 Compatibility View is incorrect. It still sends a user agent string that identifies as IE 10. This prevents pages rendering in IE7 the way they should. Internet ...
0
votes
1answer
978 views

How to create “IE-like” new session window in Chrome?

Like we can open a New Session Window in IE 8 or greater, can do the same in Google Chrome? I know that Google Chrome has New incognito Window feature but by using it, we can open Max 2 sessions at a ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Force IE9 mode on IE10 browser for some websites

I just started working in new company. they made an update to 1 website that only working on IE10. but user still have different websites that is not working properly in IE10. I tried changing Browser ...
0
votes
0answers
70 views

How can I sync 'tablet' Internet Explorer with the desktop version?

I recently upgraded to Windows 8 and found the 'tablet' version (ie the version of internet explorer accessed from the Start screen) to be preferable to the desktop version (it is built for a touch ...
0
votes
1answer
677 views

Web browsers(3) aren't loading page completely, in Windows 8

I have a 'new' (had it for 4 months now) Windows 8 machine (Samsung Series 7 Gamer). I've installed 3 browsers in it, for which I use for different purposes. Chrome for personal stuff, Firefox for ...
4
votes
1answer
122 views

How can I change/set the homepage for multiple browsers at once?

So I have a project that involves me resetting the homepage of about ~70 computers that are in a test group to a new home page. In the past I've done this via registry, but this time I have to ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Old file gets downloaded from the website

This problem is little bit difficult to troubleshoot,but let me know anyone had the same issue. In some Computer i found that the browser downloads old file from a website instead of new file. From ...
0
votes
0answers
78 views

Chrome web browser display issues

Of late I have been experiencing problems with Chrome web browser in displaying websites. I have had this with Facebook and one news site I can not recall. I tried clearing the cache and temp ...
2
votes
1answer
597 views

Internet Explorer 10 immediately closes after opening

I decided on a whim to give IE10 a try. I'm not terribly sad to lose all access to IE, however I would like to get it working. As soon as I hit the shortcut it opens and then immediately closes. ...
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votes
2answers
86 views

Which version of Internet Explorer does this screenshot display [closed]

I have a client whose browser renders my webpage really badly (and slowly). The image below is cut out from a screenshot he sent me. I know it is IE, but can anyone see which version? And if it is ...
0
votes
2answers
76 views

I want to transfer chrome and IE files

How can I manually transfer (without third party software), all the original files in my Google chrome, Firefox and IE9 (I want them to feel exactly the same): History, Bookmarks, Cookies, Passwords ...
3
votes
0answers
2k views

Download stops at 99% and gives error

Some EXEs from our website are not downloading completely. (ex: "winmansoftware.com/files/WinmanCAERP_Update.EXE") Download completes 99% and gives error. But the same EXEs are downloading from ...
1
vote
1answer
283 views

Taking screenshots of multiple browser tabs [closed]

My browser has 10-20 tabs open and I should go through and take a screenshot of each tab. Can this be automated somehow? I am using Internet Explorer but solutions for other browsers are also ...
0
votes
0answers
49 views

possible firefox go to internet but chrome and IE not?

my Firefox go to internet correctly. but IE and chrome don't see the internet. my windows is 7 and i check the proxy in windows ... before when i have similar to this error check the proxy ...
3
votes
1answer
147 views

How can I access a website which only allows Internet Explorer users to view it?

My university website is designed in such a way that just users with Internet Explorer can use it and if you try to access it through other browsers(like: chrome or firefox) it wont allow; Is there ...
0
votes
3answers
70 views

URL and http/https

I entered http://google.com into IE and then after the page was fully loaded, I changed it into https://google.com. It didn't show me any difference. It loaded too though. I can't explain the basic ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Browser Windows not opening in SOME instances

I have a problem. It's to do with browser windows not opening in SOME instance. I think it has to do with http connections that need more than usual security or something. I have three browsers, IE9, ...
0
votes
1answer
375 views

Why did clearing my dns cache make my browsers work?

I had been having an issue with my internet the past few weeks that had been driving me crazy. I bought a new computer and while applications like skype and spotify could connect to the net, my ...
1
vote
2answers
631 views

Why does DEP kill IE when accessing Microsoft FTP?

I start up IE (9.0.8112.16421) with about:blank and I go to ftp://ftp.microsoft.com/ I press Alt, click View and then Open FTP Site in Windows Explorer. At this point IE stops responding and ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How to set a specific browser (Internet Explorer) to be default only for a specific application

We have an enterprise software that shows reports properly only in IE, but I don't want to set IE as my default browser. The application is a WPF/Silverlight based desktop application - not a web ...
3
votes
3answers
165 views

How to launch standalone browser session?

Is it possible to launch new instance of chrome (or any other browser) with standalone session so that it would not log in automatically to applications? What I see now is when I launch new browser ...
2
votes
1answer
220 views

How to disallow redirects to specific sites?

I would like disallow all redirects to specific sites (e.g. loomia.com). How can I do this? A browser-independent solution is preferable, of course, but if that's not available, I am looking for a ...
2
votes
3answers
69 views

Controlling browser while another window is being used

Is there a way to scroll the browser while having another window open. For instance I would like to be able to scroll down the browser while I have a terminal window open which is opaque. So that I ...
2
votes
1answer
141 views

Hide tabs for single tab in IE8

I've serached the options menus, and read this question about disabling tabbed browsing, but that's not what I want to do. When there is only 1 tab open in IE8, it still shows as a tab, instead of ...
0
votes
1answer
498 views

locahost is not working in Chrome and IE with WAMP

I am using WampServer with PHP and MySQL. When I try to access the localhost I get: Forbidden You don't have permission to access / on this server. The weird thing is it works fine in Opera while ...