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bt yahoo comes on every tab

I use internet explorer. I recently downloaded a programme and it has highjacked by my search dial. I managed to get rid of it by setting the homepage (Bt yahoo) to default. However, every time I open ...
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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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113 views

Sync IE favorites on Vista

How do I sync IE favorites (and preferably RSS feeds) between two computers running Windows 7 and Vista? I’d like to avoid companies with questionable privacy policies (like Google). The computers ...
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270 views

Windows Update and IE fail to connect, but Chrome fine?

Out of ideas on this one. (Running Windows Vista.) I have a program that accesses the internet to retrieve financial market data. One day it tells me that it can't log in -- timeout error. I check ...
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Vista update 800b0100

As I try to move from IE9 per-release to the regular IE9 I get the mostly useless error 800B0100 sfc completed without error. Using firegenUL I find the most common error to read HANDLER ...
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3answers
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how to install IE6 on our computer without modifying the registry?

What's the easiest way to install IE6 on our computer? Whenever I try to install it.. they reject it because "a newer version of IE has already been installed" I googled around and there are some ...
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616 views

Problem Uninstalling Microsoft Internet Explorer

On Windows Vista Home Premium (x64) I am trying to uninstall Microsoft Internet Explorer. The procedures explained all over the web involve going through the control panel to Programs and Features. ...
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Can't open HTML file from Internet Explorer, but can with NotePad - VMWare Fusion

Help! I have vmware fusion 2.0.8 with Windows Vista installed. I can't open an HTML page from my shared folder using Internet Explorer, but it opens fine with NotePad. When I browse for the file ...
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How do I install IE 7 after having already installed IE 8?

I would prefer to have 8 & 7 at the same time, but it is not necessary. The purpose is for web development testing. Not HTML and layout as that is handled through browser mode, but I want to test ...
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Internet Explorer 9 beta installation problem

I'm running Vista SP2, x64. Because I wanted to test out the IE9 beta, I downloaded the English-language installer for 64-bit Vista systems. Running the installer is fine until it starts downloading ...
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Internet Explorer StartUp Page

Question: In windows, is there a systemwide setting to change the internet explorer homepage ? So that when a new user is created, the homepage will be the one I set. Of course the user can change ...
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How do I set Internet Explorer 64-bit as my default browser?

Windows Vista x64. It defaults to IE 32-bit, and will not allow me to set 64-bit as the default with the "Make Default" button. I'm currently forced to workaround by starting IE 64-bit manually, and ...
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Where does IE8 save the RSS feeds in Vista?

I would like to export-backup the RSS feeds I have aggregated in internet explorer, but I can't find them, which would be the first step in the process. Any idea where they are?
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IE7 Standalone to run on x64 Vista?

Hello I just updated my Vista computer to have IE8. Well, now I would like to have the standalone version of IE7 also.(to test for browser compatibility while creating websites) So I downloaded it ...
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not enough storage space available to process this command

Hi I am using windows vista and IE7. I was trying to upgrade to IE8 or update my IE7. Either way i am getting the error message not enough storage space available to process this command This ...
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PNG files are not being displayed in IE and Vista's Sidebar

I am using Windows Vista. I was just visiting a website and found some "missing" images boxes on webpages. And, I could see this for many of the websites I visited. Then I realised that only a ...
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Firefox and IE can't connect to the internet, but ping works

I was over at a friend's house and her roommate complained of computer troubles. A standard Dell laptop running Vista. When plugged into the internet (no router) both IE and Firefox would refuse to ...
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Forgot IE password for parental controls on windows vista

A good friend of mine has 3 kids. He was very worried about protecting his kids from porn, so in a panic, he turned on Parental Controls. His mistake was that he entered a password and did not write ...
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Keep getting the error 'Internet Explorer has stopped working…' when scrolling down a page using Dragon voice recognition software

My friend is using Dragon Naturally Speaking 10 on Windows Vista. Whenever she uses Dragon Naturally Speaking to scroll down a page in Internet Explorer 7, the browser gives this error: Restarting ...