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IE9 not prompting to save downloaded CSV file, opens in Excel

I am accessing a website that generates CSV files when I click a "download" link. Instead of prompting to "save or open", IE 9 is going right ahead and trying to open the returned file in Excel. Since ...
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How to install Internet Explorer 8 on Windows 7?

I had installed and working Internet Explorer 8 on my pc. I have Windows 7. Then some days ago i have installed some updates on Windows and Explorer was automatically updated to version 9. But i am a ...
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Windows 7, enabeling IE for removal

For a while now, Windows Update has been prompting me to update IE9 to IE10. And every time I turn off my PC, It starts to install that one update wich allways fails. Why does it fail updating IE9? I ...
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Upgrading to Java 1.7.0_45 Error - Java does not launch

I'm running into an issue where Java will not launch in IE 9. Specifically IE 9.0.8.112.16421 Update Version 9.0.21 I am upgrading from version 1.6, i uninstalled version 1.6 then i installed ...
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IE9: How to open Links in new tab, not in a new window?

I have an intranet page with two links that have a target="_blank" option. One of the opens in a new window, the other in a new tab. Why is there a difference? What can I do to open both links in a ...
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76 views

How to make Internet Explorer 9 to ask for my confirmation while switching online from offline mode?

I was using IE8 with FireFox and Chrome. On IE8(or any previous IE version), if you try to connect to the internet (while Work Offline mode enabled), it always asks for a confirmation to go online. ...
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IE starts loading and then stops, won't open

so a friend asked me to take a look at his computer. Basicly what happens is when you click on the IE link you can see that it starts loading, but it never actually opens internet explorer. So I ...
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1answer
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How to install Java6 add-on for IE9

I have an internal web app I need to test using java 1.6 on Internet Explorer. I installed the java6 jdk but there seems to be no add-on included for IE. I tried the 6 JRE too but nothing shows up in ...
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Why do some IE10 browsers get stuck in IE7 mode?

We were doing some investigation into user sessions on our consumer facing sites and came across something that really disturbed me. On an average day, we have ~140k visitors to our sites who bother ...
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1answer
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How can I bypass the error message “a newer version is installed” and install IE10?

In the last month, the Windows update tried to update daily to IE10 and always failed. The error code I got was always ("9C48"). (I have Windows 7, 64-bit version) I tried to remove IE9 and install ...
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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 ...
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How can I search and sort history in IE, or really any browser

I find this so frustrating. I read many technical articles in a day, none really that significant. Then a day or two later I realize something in that article is now relevant. I use the search ...
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How to run IE10 and IE9 simultaneously on Windows 7 without using VMs?

Now that it's possible, I'd like to install IE10 on my Win7 machine. However, I need to continue to run IE9 for testing purposes. Has anyone figured out a way to do this without using the VMs? For ...
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1answer
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How do I manually add a Tracking Protection List (TPL) to Internet Explorer that is not in the Internet Explorer gallery website?

Currently, the only way I know to add a Tracking Protection List (TPL) to IE is by going to the Internet Explorer gallery, and then add it from that website. But suppose I want to add this TPL from ...
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1answer
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Which windows-7 technologies will be installed on Vista when IE9 replaces IE8?

In one of the keynotes of the Microsoft PDC 2010 or 2011, Top-manager Ballmer, or Sinofsky , or someone else, said that IE9 was so important to Microsoft that they will put a lot of effort into the ...
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IE9 websites won't load on Windows 7 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: IE9 websites won’t load on Windows 7 I'm pulling my hair out trying to get IE9 to work. I recently started noticing problems with both IE9 (websites that won't load on ...
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1answer
90 views

Is there a way to bypass internet explorer startup home pages when desired?

I have 5 home page tabs that launch when I startup Internet Explorer. Normally this is fine, but other times I do not want the multiple startup pages launching. Is there a way to bypass the startup ...
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1answer
201 views

IE9 download bar vs download dialog

Sometimes when I download something in IE9, I get this download bar And sometimes I get this 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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959 views

How do I open a blank new window in IE9 instead of a copy of the current window? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get IE8 to open a blank page with CTRL-N? I'm stuck using IE9 at a workstation at work and would like to know what setting do I have to change so that I don't ...
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1answer
96 views

Text size won't stick in Internet Explorer 9

I want the default text size in IE 9 to be "Smaller" (View -> Text Size). However, whenever I restart the browser, the size goes back to "Medium". I looked through the settings, but I don't see where ...
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How to disable caching in Internet Explorer 9?

How can i disable caching in Internet Explorer 9? i browse to a page, and click a link. When i click Back, i need the browser to always re-fetch the page from the web-site. i've tried disabling ...
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Install IE 6 and IE 9 on XP SP3 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multiple versions of Internet Explorer on a machine My PC is having IE 6 on XP SP3. I cannot upgrade my PC to Windows 7 now. I need to use both IE 6 and IE 9 on the same ...
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1answer
35 views

Windows 7 Library View Isn't Shown for File Upload

When trying to upload a file in IE9, the Windows 7 library for Pictures doesn't show the correct view. Is there a hack to fix this?
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622 views

Touch gestures in IE not working without explorer.exe being run once

Edit: Rephrasing my question: Upon further troubleshooting, I can conclude that: Touch gestures (dragging, pinch to zoom, touch-and-hold right click) in Internet Explorer start to work when: The ...
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1answer
269 views

I don't want Flash, how do I make IE stop asking about installing it?

I don't have Flash installed, so on many web pages I get a dialogue which says something like "this website wants to install the following add-on: Adobe Flash Player". Can I set this dialogue to ...
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1answer
449 views

What are the advantages of upgrading Internet Explorer if you don't use it?

I don't open Internet Explorer, but I think its code maybe is used in other Windows features, such as desktop gadgets. Will I benefit from upgrading IE8 to IE9 even if I don't use it? Will Windows 7 ...
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563 views

Add a bookmark in IE to all computers in network

Can anyone please help shed some light on how I can add a bookmark in IE to all computers on a network remotely from the server?
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1answer
334 views

Debugging webpage for IE9 on Windows XP

I just realized I cannot install IE9 directly, as I have Windows XP. Is there some other way to debug webpages for IE9 on Windows XP? I know there is IE Netrenderer, but it is just static renderer, ...
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786 views

internet explorer 9 status bar add icons

I want to add some icons on the internet explorer 9 status bar. The status bar is enabled, but it only shows me the icons/information of the page zoom. I would like to have the icon showing ...
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156 views

Can I tell IE9 to launch with the IE8 or IE7 rendering engine

I'm setting up a testing machine that needs to launch multiple copies of IE when the machine boots, because the browser will be running automated tests. I know IE9 can render IE7 and IE8 but is there ...
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Is there an add-on that will open IE9's last browsing session to all the same open tabs automatically?

I know Chrome and Firefox can do this, but Internet Explorer can't. This sometimes works if I select "reopen last browsing session" but it's not reliable enough. Anyone know of an add-on that will do ...
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1answer
754 views

IE 9 won't install on windows 7

I tried to install IE 9 on my machine but it request for Windows6.1-KB2454826-v2-x64 update but when I download the patch, it won't install either. It status could remain "Searching for updates on ...
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Is there a way to have Save Dialog in not tie up with IE 9 tab/browser window?

I just really hate when I close my IE browser, the download/save dialog is close together. All I want is just to close the browser to give me more display space and memory.... Is there anyway to do ...
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Is there a way that I can tell IE9 to stop running in IE9-Compat View for “Local intranet” sites?

I have a site which only functions in IE9/Chrome/Firefox. The site is an internal only site from a vendor, so we access it by https://serverName/ -- IE9 correctly identifies this as an intranet site, ...
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Change default Browser Mode in Internet Explorer 9/10? [duplicate]

I'm running the Windows 8 Developer Preview, and I would like to make IE10's DEFAULT browser mode to be Internet Explorer 9. I can change it with F12, but it always goes back to IE10 browser mode when ...
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How do you put a window back as a tab in IE9 once you've undocked it?

I occasionally accidentally undock a tab from IE9 so it's in its own window (no idea what I'm doing to do this). How do I get the window back as a tab in my main IE window?
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1answer
633 views

Chrome UI with IE rendering engine?

Is there an application that wraps Microsoft's WebBrower control with a Chrome-style UI? Or is there an extension for Chrome that uses IE's rendering engine? i prefer Chrome's tabbed interface, but ...
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1answer
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LDAP query via IE search (provider)?

I want to query our domain controller via LDAP for some user data like telephone number or mail address. Of course I can to this with different methods, but I would like to do this with a query in the ...
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How to reset IE9

There is a Reset button in IE in Tools-> Internet Options-> Advanced Tab. The problem is, when the button is pushed, it says that all IE windows and programs should be closed. Since the Internet ...
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1answer
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Webpage located in an Apache IE but not with Chrome, and doesn't work in other PC

A friend developed a webpage which has some tables to show information. We run it on a native Apache on two PCs. The first one has installed IE9 with Adobe Flash Player 10.3.181.26 and Chrome with ...
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How can I remove Frequently Visited Sites when I close IE9?

I use Internet Explorer 9 for exactly one web site as that web site makes use of ActiveX. Since I use the same site all the time, I noticed that IE 9 keeps the URL I visit in frequently used URL list. ...
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Getting “Only a single instance of this application can run” error when upgrading Flash Player for Firefox and IE

I'm getting this error when I try to upgrade Flash Player for Firefox and IE: Only a single instance of this application can run.. Any idea how to update Flash player then?
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Good translate accelerator with preview for IE8+

I wrote an accelerator that is supposed to use Google Define: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <os:openServiceDescription ...
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4answers
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ActiveX modal windows lock up IE9

I have an old VB6/ActiveX web app that is not behaving well with IE9 Specifically, when the app opens a modal window, it locks up the parent window(s). It seems to work fine under IE7 and IE8 Is ...
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Cannot view browser history in IE9

For some reason IE9 does not store browser history. The problem has existed ever since I upgraded. Despite resetting the IE settings, the problem persists. I do not have "Delete browsing history on ...
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What zone does IE use to render local content?

I've got a start page on my hard drive that uses (among other things) some local javascript and flash objects. Every time I start IE and navigate to it, I have to clear the "content blocked" ...
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3answers
812 views

IE Startup, app loads fast, but delay in page loading

UPDATE: Originally thought this was due to IE9 upgrade, but just uninstalled IE9 (back to IE8) and still have the issue. I also just upgraded back to IE9. I think this could be related to add-ons ...
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5answers
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Certificate error with Internet Explorer 9

one of my coworkers installed IE9 on their computer. They are now having trouble accessing some websites that once worked(and still work) in other browsers. One example is this page: ...
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2answers
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Cannot drag tabs in Internet Explorer 9

I used to be able to drag tabs in Internet Explorer, and even drag and drop tabs beteen different top-level Windows. For some reason this stopped working and now I am unable to drag tabs. Is there ...
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IE 9 Disabling of Script

I every now and then accidentally click the Disable > Script option on the developer toolbar. Is there a better way to undo that other than going into Tools > Internet Options to fix it? It's very ...