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Import settings in one installation of IE10 to another?

Is there a way I can port over all settings (not just favorites, feeds, and cookies) from one IE install to another? I am having a problem where some users cannot get a webpage to display properly ...
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IE10 dropdown menus not resizing properly when page-zooming

Drop-down menus are not displaying right in IE 10 when using anything other than 100% zoom. 100%: 125%: 75%: It is working on one computer, but I can't identify the difference. Both ...
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435 views

IE10 downloading files has .exe become _exe

I have a Windows 7 SP1 x86 machine with IE10, fully patched, which has strange issues with downloads in internet explorer. Specifically, any exe (as well as others) has the period/dot/full stop ...
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Internet Explorer 10 opens new tabs in a new window

At my university some of the computers only have internet explorer (0.0.11). The most annoying thing about this is that when you right click a link to 'open in new tab' IE then opens the link in a new ...
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How can I undo “always ignore” blocking PDF in IE10?

The problem experienced by the user here is similar to what I get in that I receive a prompt: "This webpage wants to run 'AcroPDF.dll'. If you trust this site, you can disable Enhanced Protected Mode ...
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Cannot enter password in IE 10 in Windows 7

When trying to connect to any webpage, I can enter my user name, but nothing gets written when I try to enter my password. It works fine in Google Chrome, but not in IE 10. I tried erasing memory, ...
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639 views

IE10 on Windows 7, where is localStorage stored in the file system?

I'm looking for the location in the file system for IE10's localStorage in Windows 7. Interestingly, there are subdirectories for the web domains that have localStorage objects at ...
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Windows 7 Speech Recognition and IE 10

I'm using Windows 7 Speech Recognition with IE 10, and when I say "show numbers" it does not number all the items on my page - only 3 or 4 at most, usually the address bar, minimize, expand and close ...
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323 views

How to install IE 10 on Windows 7 32-bit Ultimate

How to install IE 10 on Windows 7 32-bit Ultimate please? I have downloaded the IE 10 from Microsoft website and also I use IE 9 on my system. Is there a clean way to remove IE 9 and Install IE 10? ...
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113 views

Windows 7 locked out of account

I think an update to ie10 stuffed my settings. I got a message saying I was not authorised to use files for ie, avg etc so basically everything was toast. I managed to uninstall ie and then got ...
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IE10: How to open a new window without duplicating the current page using the keyboard? [duplicate]

I used to use CTRL+N in other browsers like Google Chrome or FireFox to open a new window. However, if I do this in IE10 in my Win7, a new window is opened but the current URL is reopened in this ...
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740 views

How do I revert back to IE8 on Windows7 after uninstalling IE10?

We recently pushed out a test package of IE10 for a small pilot group of Windows7 users. IE10 was not compatible with some software for a user. User requested reverting back to IE8. We uninstalled ...
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895 views

Why is Windows Update telling me to install Internet Explorer 10 even though it is already installed?

I have a Windows 7 laptop. For some reason, Windows Update keeps telling me to install Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 even though it is already installed (downloaded from Microsoft website). ...
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Set Internet Explorer 10 to always open in IE9 browsing mode in windows 7

I have many clients who are getting IE10 via Windows Update and cant view websites properly. I have set some of them to use compatibility mode, but this still doesn't work since it is still using ...
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100 views

How do I install Internet Explorer 10?

The obvious downloading and running of the installer doesn't work. It says it completes, whereupon it requires a reboot. When the machine comes back up post-reboot, Internet Explorer 9 is active and ...
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451 views

All browsers hang on windows 7 in tab says 'Waiting for…' need restart

I'm having a frustrating problem with browsers on OS windows 7 home premium. IE 10: My web browsing works ok for a while and then pages freeze and tab at top says "Waiting for ...' and never loads. ...
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IE10 does not open .pdf

I can't open any PDFs in IE10 on Win7 64bit. I've tested with PDFs from Intranet / Internet / local file system, http and https. I've tested installing/uninstalling Acrobat Reader 11.0.03 and the ...
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Installed KB2729094 for x64/Windows 7, but still does not fix glyphs in IE10 [duplicate]

I have installed Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 7 x64. First couple of days it ran fine, and they all of the glyphs for scrollbars, dropdown boxes, checkboxes, radio buttons etc disappeared and left ...
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3k views

Why won't IE10 download anything?

About a week ago or so, Internet Explorer 10 decided that it won't allow me to download anything. All download links just bounce real quick when clicked. Nothing else happens. No downloads dialog, ...
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1answer
2k views

In IE10 running on Windows 7, how can you load an INS file automatically for any user that logs into a machine?

Prior to IE 10, for any machine-wide options I wanted to set in IE, I would use Internet Explorer Maintenance option in the Group Policy Editor. This has been replaced with IE Administrative Templates ...
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Win7 x64 IE10 “Open in new Tab” results in blank page

OK, one of my users has a very perplexing issue. When you middle click on any link, in any website, or if a website tries to open a new window (that opens in a new tab) the user is presented with a ...
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Why are some of my user interface symbols rendered as boxes?

I noticed this first with the scrollbars in IE10: Some user interface elements show the same box as well though. Here is a dropdown box from NetLimiter: Given that that box looks like the ...
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961 views

Open a URL file in a new tab of existing IE window from command line

When IE10 is set as my default browser, double-clicking an internet shortcut (*.url file) opens it in a new tab of the existing IE window. However, when it is not the default, every way of opening a ...
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How to fix Internet Explorer 10 x64 sysprep using Microsoft MDT?

Windows 7 x64 fails at boot after sysprep when Internet Explorer 10 is installed. Many posts, like this one posted by sgennadi, give a registry workaround. Using WIM installation in Microsoft ...
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593 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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181 views

Is there a way to stop IE from hanging when opening saved pages short of turning off the phishing filter?

A quick web search turned up the improbable fix of turning off one's IE phishing filter ...
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Can't Install IE 10 on brand new Windows 7

I bought a new Alienware and they won't provide support for Windows Update (why should they, really). I go and try to run the IE 10 update like so: And, it hangs a bit on the screen above. Then, ...
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223 views

How can I get IE10/IE8 to pass “alt-d” through to the webpage?

My primary mode of operation at work involves using an ancient piece of browser-based software that provides keyboard shortcuts through accessKey="D"-style attributes on HTML form inputs. Of the few ...
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7k views

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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432 views

Internet Explorer 10 doesn't seem to work with Sysinternals Desktops

I heavily use Sysinternals Desktops version 2 to manage multiple desktops. In the past, I used Internet Explorer 9 as this was the only web browser I found that could function across multiple ...
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2k views

How do I use this IE10 Virtual Machine?

I downloaded this IE10 virtual machine for windows 7 and I have managed to mount the VHD, but how do I actually get it to start? Do I need to also install virtual PC or some other software or ...
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1answer
762 views

IE9/IE10 loads webpages but doesn't update the display until the window is scrolled

So I click a link in IE9/IE10 and nothing appears to happen. I notice that the tab icon updates and spins as well as the tab text says the usual things. I open Fiddler and click another link. ...
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IE - New Tab appearing with black background

I don't remember exactly what I customized/personalized in my system. The problem now is that the 'New Tab' in IE 10 is appearing with a black background as shown below: How do I revert back/fix ...
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How to disable the Java “Security Warning” popup?

Is there a way to disable this Java Security popup? I only use sites on my intranet and each page is home to 40+ applets that generate a new ID with each load. Because of this, every time the page ...
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1answer
16k views

Internet Explorer's proxy settings not getting saved

When I connect to my workplace LAN I have to use a company proxy. This proxy is set as usual in IE's LAN settings. The picture below (taken from Google Images as my Windows is not English-localized) ...
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3answers
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Unable to open IE 10 in 32-bit mode

I need to run IE 10 in 32-bit mode on 64-bit Windows 7 Enterprise N. When I run IE 10 from "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer" I can see in task manager that I have only one process ...
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2answers
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Major issues after updating IE10

When I first upgraded to IE10's final Preview on Windows 7, I immediately started getting the following error whenever a script tries to access localStorage: SCRIPT3: The system cannot find the ...
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1answer
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How to disable autocorrect in IE10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Disable spell checking in Internet Explorer 10 (Windows 8) I installed the IE10 beta on Windows 7. It has an annoying autocorrect feature like the one in MS Word that ...
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2k views

How to change scrollbars in IE10 for Windows 7

So I'm not really a fan of Microsoft's approach on metro-style designing. I recently downloaded IE10 for Windows 7, and overall it looks pretty good. Except for the default scrollbars; this are just ...
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How do I remove the “eye symbol” from password fields in Windows 8?

While I was entering my password in Gmail and other mail accounts, I could see a symbol of an "eye" in the text box. This is really dangerous because once you click on the eye, your password is ...
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326 views

Is it possible to install IE10 on Windows 7?

Some Windows 8 users claim that IE10 is fast and better than IE9. I want to know if it is possible to install IE10 on my Windows 7.