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Set URL to New Tab page for IE 11

Does someone know how I can change IE settings for set my own url to new tab page. Home page have to be diferent from new tab page.
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Where does Internet Explorer store the last used upload directory?

I have an image of a user's hard drive from which I need to recover some photos, but I don't know the file names or directory they are stored in. The photos are not in any of the typical profile ...
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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 ...
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iexplore.exe stays open after closing Internet Explorer

I sometimes use Internet Explorer 10, and I noticed that once you start Internet Explorer the process iexplore.exe shows up in the Task Manager. This is normal, however this process is not killed ...
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Internet explorer BHO related registry keys

I'm trying to understand the purpose of some reg keys I found after installing a toolbar on my machine, I know all of them are related to signing and registering the BHO itself but I want to know the ...
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259 views

Dual hard drive Windows 7 system, modified the registry to get programs to install on second drive, now IE doesn't work

I have a dual hard drive Windows 7 system, Windows is installed on an SSD (C:) and I modified the registry to try to force programs to install on second HDD drive (another letter). The registry edits ...
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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 ...
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121 views

Weird Quirk - Right Click, then key press not running command in Win7 / IE8

I just got a new work computer and am being driven nuts by this odd quirk. When I'm in Internet Explorer, I'm used to right-clicking on a link using my mouse's touchpad (to bring up the right-click ...
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Setting/Registry key for each setting in Privacy tab 'cookies' slider?

I want to know which keys control the setting for the Privacy tab slider for cookies (in Internet Options). I have the following official document, which outlines the following: ...
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What do all of Internet Explorer's search settings mean?

System information logging tools, such as Hijack This, enumerate several parts of Internet Explorer's settings, including settings which control the way it searches. Research has led me here, giving ...
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How do I add custom security zones for Internet Explorer 8?

I know part of it is to create an extra key in HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Zones (or more simply, export zone 2 and rename it, such as zone 5)... however, even ...
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Does the registry location of IE proxy settings vary between versions of IE and Windows?

Under Windows XP, using Internet Explorer 6, the location of the proxy server is stored in: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings Does this differ with ...
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How to change my IE start page back?

In my registry, the entry "Start Page" under [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main] was changed to some bad url. And I found that i don't have permission to modify the ...
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To disable View - Explorer Bar - Folders Option in Internet Explorer 6.0

Are there any Registry Settings or GP's that I can use to ensure that View - Explorer Bar - Folders option is disabled in IE 6.0 for a particular user alone. We have already disabled the Address ...
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Enable security settings in Internet Explorer 7 via registry

I used to have a list of keys to enable various security settings within Internet Explorer 7 via the Registry. Specifically, I'm looking for the keys that enable SSL 2 and 3.
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How do I set IE8 default start-up arguments?

I want to set IE to start with arguments every time launch it or he get invoked by an another process. The argument is -nomerge
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Registry setting to allow more open IE windows without exhausting Windows resources?

Windows seems to have a limit of how many windows it can have open at once-- and IE seems to be the worst culprit. When the limit is exceeded (e.g. 60 IE windows open at once), I get really odd ...