Internet Explorer 10 is a version of the Internet Explorer web browser by Microsoft, and the successor to Internet Explorer 9. It runs on Windows 7 and 8.

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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 can I block ads for free in IE10 (both modern UI and desktop)?

I am looking for a free way to block ads for IE10. A way which works in both the Modern UI version as well as the desktop version. I have found Simple Adblock but only the trial version is free. ...
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Where can I find the code for drop down menus?

I am having an issue where drop down menus aren't re-sizing properly when zooming in (IE10) for this one webpage. There is one user account on the network that works properly, but the others don't, ...
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Windows 8 iexplore.exe memory leaks (background process)

I am expreiencing massive memory leaks with an internet explorer background process on windows 8. Some hours after booting into windows 8, it will start complaining about too little memory, sometimes ...
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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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Opening IE10 in IE8 compatibility mode

I'm wanting a way to open IE 10 in IE8 mode - I can activate it using the F12 dev tools menu after its opened, but ideally I'd like a switch or something so I can open it already in this mode. Is this ...
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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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Where is the history in IE10 Modern UI?

Apparently there isn't a way to peruse the browsing history in IE10 while in Modern UI. How does one access it?
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How do I change the Ctrl+0 zoom level in IE10?

I often accidentally press zoom shortcuts, so I often use the Ctrl+0 shortcut to return to 100% zoom. However, I have a new laptop, and for some reason with it pressing Ctrl+0 changes the zoom level ...
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Windows 7 IE version mismatch

When I try to upgrade from IE 9 t IE 10 on Windows 7 x64 Enterprise SP1 it runs through the install process and fails. It goes through this process: Downloading required updates Setup needs to ...
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Why does one account need older versions of java in IE10 to work right?

I am having an issue where one user account is not able to view a webpage correctly without two older java versions (6 Update 27 & 30) in addition to the latest version. Other accounts can view ...
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Windows 8 desktop applications cannot access Internet connection

I recently ran into some trouble accessing Internet from any desktop app imaginable (IE10, Spotify, Dropbox, etc.), but all of my Metro apps work fine. I've tried all sorts of suggestions, including ...
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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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Is it possible to open Modern UI apps on a second display?

It seems like when opening the Modern UI version of IE from the Start screen, it will only open on the main display. Afterwards, I don't know how to move it to the second display, since Win+← and ...
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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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IE10 suggests sites I have never visited

I'm running Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 RTM and just saw, that IE suggest some sites when entering something in the address bar. That wouldn't surprise me at all, if I had ever visited these ...
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How can I change the spell check and auto-correction language of IE10/Windows8?

Is there any way I can change the spell-check and auto-correct Language of IE10/Windows8? It seems to want me to write Norwegian, but I usually write English...
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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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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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Links not opening in Windows 8 applications

I have just upgraded my laptop from Windows 7 Ultimate with IE9 to Windows 8 with IE 10. When ever I try to open a web link in an application nothing happens. For example in the Windows 8 mail ...
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Does Windows Speech Recognition produce log files?

Does Windows Speech Recognition produce logs of what commands have been used? We're having a problem where a certain command either crashes or closes IE10, but we're not quite sure how WSR is ...
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Print preview default print differs from just normal print

Okay sorry if the title is confusing but here is the issue and i could not find any mention of this exact problem anywhere else. This started as a possible programming issue but I narrowed it down to ...
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IE10 crash on a tab when use caps lock on a password field

I have a weird issue with an HP ProBook 4530s laptop on W7. When using IE10 and trying to enter a password (on all websites : gmail, yahoo, etc.) a tooltip informs me when I use CAPS LOCK. Problem is ...
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Empty Temporary Internet Files folder when browser is closed is safe to use?

What does "Empty Temporary Internet Files folder when browser is closed" setting actually do? Clears files every time when IE closed? Normally in IE when Temporary Internet Files are cleared? Is ...
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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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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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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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How to make IE's tile larger?

With right click on every tile I have the option to make it larger or smaller, except the IE 10 tile - it is always small (at least on my PC), and the right click doesn't show such an option.
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Disable IE10/Win8 auto detection of compatability mode

we have a site in the office we are trying to access. I have confirmed that it works on IE10 if I put the browser into IE8 Compat View with IE5 Quirks, on windows 7 at least. The problem with Windows ...
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How do I set IE10 to allow a link to Windows Explorer to open?

Our intranet has a Document Management system whereby a user can search for a file and then click a link (file:///) to open the containing folder with Windows Explorer. Since moving to IE10, we have ...
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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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Files in webpage are not loading in IE 10; But works fine in inprivate mode

I have developed a website that has 6 audio files in it. It is perfectly working in Chrome, IE9, Firefox as well as iPad and android devices. But while loading in IE10, some of the audio files are not ...
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Website displays blank in Chrome & Opera, but fine in IE10

This website has just moved web host. It displays fine for me in IE10, but in Chrome and Opera it displays as a white page with a broken image. If I clear my cache the same thing happens. If I view ...
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about IE 10 open in multilple windows

my windows 8.. It much faster... But When i open Internet Explorer Window it opens a new window in first time... and the IE icon in task bar is filled with IE windows, If i want to open another IE ...
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Windows 8 Desktop IE - Pin to Start

The Metro version of IE 10 has a nifty - Pin to Start button. The benefit is that one can have a whole column of tiles to one's favourite websites. However, the Desktop version of IE 10 has no such ...
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What are all these “ad.doubleclick.net” pages I'm secretly visiting?

I'm using IE 10 and a few pages that I visit appear to be constantly visiting ad sites behind the scenes. For example after going to a pastebin post I went to select "Back" to only find I was ...
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Automatic Toggle between open tabs in Internet Explorer

Currently I am using Internet Explorer 10, and I have 4 displays opened. Let it be Tab1, Tab2, Tab3 and Tab4. So I need to Automatically toggle from Tab1 to Tab2 then to Tab3 and so on. We are keeping ...
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How to exit fullscreen video from modern IE on Windows 8 using a touchscreen

I can use the touchscreen on my Surface pro to enter fullscreen mode in an html5 video in Internet Explorer, but there seems to be no way to exit fullscreen video without a keyboard connected. Am I ...
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Internet Exlorer 11: javascript not working

in my Internet Explorer (11, and also 10 before i update trying to fix the problem) i can't get javasript working and also developer tools did not work either. Javascript is active in the Security ...
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How to change the Internet Explorer 10 default search engine to Google?

When I'm browsing I always use the address bar to search, but when I do this in Internet Explorer 10, I get taken to the default search engine Bing. So I started looking in the Internet Options to ...
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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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How can I fix a “No site configured at this address” error?

My internet connection is working fine, but when I go to http://www.google.com/ in Internet Explorer I get the following error: No site configured at this address Cutting and pasting the exact ...
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How do you exit fullscreen mode?

I've opened fullscreen mode in Internet Explorer on the Desktop. How do I exit out of it again?
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How can I make IE stop “correcting” 'int i;' to 'int I;' when I type code on SE sites?

Gagh! It'd be funny if it weren't so infuriating. I like spell-checking for English. It's really nice when you can't quite remember whether there is 1 'r' or 2 in "assurance", say. But after I've ...
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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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Disable the Yellow Popup in InternetExplorer 10

I am saving a file to particular folder but I get an IE popup asking "Do you want to open or save (filename.png) from localhost?" Is this possible to disable this manually?
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windows 7 Downloaded jpg Unblock security warning

Issue just started - downloaded images not showing up using IE10 and IE11 after the downloaded jpg Unblock button is clicked. IE10 shows downloaded jpg, ONLY, when the Unblock button IS NOT clicked. ...
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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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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 ...