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Internet Explorer 11 is a version of the Internet Explorer web browser by Microsoft, and the successor to Internet Explorer 10. It runs on Windows 7,8 and 10.

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Internet Explorer 10 & 11: Downloading fails after moving user profile; extensions get renamed with underscore;

I face a major problem with Internet Explorer 10 and 11 after moving the user profiles from C:\Users to another partition (namely D:\Users). I followed this (german) tutorial ...
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How do I remember my password with Internet Explorer?

I clicked "don't remember passwords for this website" and now I want to cancel this selection and remember my password when I login. How do I do it? I'm using Internet Explorer 11.
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IE11 renders elements with border-radius incorrectly

My Internet Explorer 11.0.13 renders css-elements with a positive border-radius incorrectly: it shows diagonal lines and shaded areas over the component, at times making it illegible. If I set the ...
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Specify program to use when viewing source in IE11

I use Chrome for 99% of my work, but one application only works in IE. One major problem I have is that the 'View Source' option on XML documents opens the source Notepad, which always seems to screw ...
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Adobe Reader 11 and a JavaScript error in IE11

I get a javascript "Script Error" popup window every time when it tries to auto open this page. The page contains adobe pdf files, and the script opens the pdf automatically inside the webpage/window. ...
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Is IE 11 the latest and available for Windows 8 Pro x64?

I'm running Windows 8 Pro, x64, fully patched. It has Internet Explorer 10.0.9200.17116 installed. I checked Windows update and there are no updates available. I had a popup spring from somewhere, ...
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IE11 Enterprise Mode Strange Behavior

I'm currently attempting to get ready for deployment of IE11, doing this involves getting Enterprise Mode enabled because of our ancient intranet apps. First thing I did was set up an API for it. The ...
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What plugin in Internet Explorer 11 is still viewing PDF files despite turning off all the Adobe plugins?

Right now I am trying to improve the accessibility of a website by putting in JavaScript code that will redirect a user to an Adobe download site when there is no PDF reader. (Note this is not a ...
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Can only visit certain sites using Internet Explorer 11

I rarely use IE so I was surprised that when I loaded IE 11 that I had trouble navigating the Internet. I can visit some sites, and not others. And there are no error messages or popups as far as I ...
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Windows script to toggle automatic configuration script checkbox without removing any existing string value

I'm trying to create a bat file to toggle the automatic configuration script checkbox in Internet Explorer (see red box in screenshot)...but without removing any existing value in the related textbox ...
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Is there any way to set the version of degradation for ie11 running in enterrpise mode to something other than ie8?

Our company is insistent on running I.E.11 in enterprise mode to solve certain "security" issues, and as a result, is adding the intranet to the emulation list. This intranet is currently running boot ...
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IE11: Enable autofill form on pageload

While Chrome autoFILLS my username/password when I load a page on which I saved my credentials, Internet Explorer only saves my credentials. However, I still have to type in the first letter of my ...
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Favourites not appearing in Internet explorer

I have reinstalled a machine and I copied the local user desktop and favourites as usual, when I tried to test see if the favourites were copied across properly, they didn't appear the favourites bar ...
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Why does placing a Word document as input in a Web form launch the process WINWORD.EXE?

I have IE 11 on Win 7 — yes, I live dangerously. I have a Web form, like this. I click Browse... and I choose a Word document. I don't even send the form. The process WINWORD.EXE starts, and I get ...
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Integrate or hide Minimize/Restore/Close buttons on Internet Explorer 11

Is there a way to hide or integrate the Minimize/Restore/Close to other bar on Internet Explorer 11, so that they don't occupy a useless bar?
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IE 11 stopped working after a power failure - Windows 8.1 64 bit

There was a power failure. For some reason this specific windows feature stopped working. The laptop remained on because it had a charge. However, now IE says "your last browsing session unexpectedly ...
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How to revert checkboxes, comboboxes, and scrollbars in Internet Explorer 11 to how they were displayed in Internet Explorer 10?

I recently install IE 11 and I wonder that all checkboxes, comboboxes, and scrollbars are changed. Please see these images: How I can set Internet Explorer 11 to show the classic interface for ...
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How can I have the buttons “Run” and “Open” work again in Internet Explorer?

I have Internet Explorer 11 on Win 7. I go to the address : https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/products/download.html?product=firefox-stub&os=win&lang=fr The dialog comes. I have the button Run. ...
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Accessing IE Touch from a Laptop

Even though my Dell XPS 12 has a tablet mode, it seems as though only the desktop version of Internet Explorer can be found. Is there a way to access the touch version of Internet Explorer from a ...
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In IE 11, the ClickOnce *.application link fails to open

The machine is using Windows 7 and IE 11 to open the link. Instead of opening the application, a new blank window is opened. The file URL is similar to the following: ...
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Internet Explorer 11 cannot connect to any website

As of this morning today my Internet Explorer can no longer connect to the internet. It just gets stuck in "waiting for X website" such as "waiting for google.com". It cannot connect to any website. ...
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Prevent or clear video cache IE11 and Windows 8.1

Can anyone help identify where Windows 8.1 + IE11 are caching video files? I want to clear just video files from the cache and cannot find where they are stored. I can find plenty of examples of ...
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IE11 not playing mp4 file

I am using ffmpeg to convert a freely available public RTSP stream to a mp4 file. I can play the file quite well in Chrome using a standard HTML5 video client on a windows 7 machine but not in IE11. ...
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How to create new or modify existing search provider? [duplicate]

I'd like to use https://bing.com instead of the default unencrypted address bar search. Unable to find this option on Internet Explorer's search provider page, I want to create a new one or modify ...
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Is it possible to deploy Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) via WSUS 3.0 SP2?

Internet Explorer 11 is not listed in WSUS, nor can I find the installer on http://catalog.update.microsoft.com/v7/site/Search.aspx?q=Internet+Explorer+11. There's plenty of updates, but not the ...
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IE open different tabs depending on day of the week

When I open IE on different days of the week, I want different tabs to be opened automatically. I have to run different reports for work each day of the week and it takes a lot of time to open the ...
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Internet Explorer crashes on statup

Immediately when I open ie it crashes and shows me this dialog box I tried running it with no add-ons like many sites suggest but it doesn't fix the problem. Last time I rolled back to ie-8 and the ...
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IE11 shows page source instead of content when using the jump list

When I open a web page by using the Windows 8.1 jump list... ...the page is downloaded to a local temporary directory and the page source is shown instead of the rendered page content: This only ...
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IE11 Windows 8, where are the localstorage files stored in the filesystem

I need to get my hands on the files that are part of the localstorage in IE11, as my app is misbehaving. Where does Internet Explorer 11 store them in the windows 8?
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IE11 won't download anything and other issues on Windows 8.1 Update

I have multiple systems running Windows 8.1 Update - all fully patched. All virus free and with no add-ons or toolbars installed. On one system, IE11 won't download anything unless I "run as ...
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How to run 32-bit IE 11 browser on Windows 8.1 64 bit [duplicate]

Is it possible to run Internet Explorer 11 32 bit on Windows 8.1 64 bit? Since only 32 bit ActiveX is available for Check Point Software VPN. Currently when I go into site it wants me to download the ...
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Installing IE 11 onto VMware fusion w/ Windows 7 64-bit

I'm a tech at my school's Help Desk and I'm running into this strange issue. I've already installed all possible Windows Updates. I can't seem to remove IE 10 from the computer. When I attempt to run ...
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Why won't “F12 Developer Tools” disappear from my screen?

I have IE11 (version 11.0.9600.16428) open. I was running developer tools a couple hours back to debug my webpage and then I closed developer tools. Now, there is a light gray rectangular bar that ...
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IE11 - Startup Tabs - Restore Last Session Not Working

So I recently installed the Spring Update 1 ( the day it was released ) on my Windows 8.1 installation. This feature was working last Saturday today I noticed that it wasn't. The first thing I ...
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IE 11 doesn't print page until new tab is opened

We have a website that prints out documents on a button click, then once the script to hide the button and print has executed, the system moves on to the next page. However a number of customers ...
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Open GMail on click of email link: Windows 8.1, IE11

I can't find a way of opening a GMail compose window automatically in IE11 (Windows8.1) when I click an email link. Google no longer supports their notifier application. There are a lot of articles ...
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Make IE11 download files without prompting [duplicate]

Is it possible to make IE11 download files without prompting whether you want to open or save them? Solution can work for a certain file type, or for all file types. It is acceptable if I have to ...
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Cannot install IE11 “did not finish” … out of ideas

I'm just finishing cleaning up a laptop with a pretty bad malware infection. I ended running a repair install of Windows 7 Home Premium x64 and everything seems to be working well, except for one ...
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IE update fails

IE 11 (running on Windows 7) says I have another recent version already installed, but I looked everywhere and I don't have any other IE installed. How can I fix this?
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What does the IE “Display intranet sites in compatibility mode” option do? Why is it a default in IE?

What does the "Display intranet sites in compatibility mode" option in IE mean exactly? Why would it be the default? I design and develop with Mac vs PC so I am not particularly savvy when it comes ...
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How to eliminate Suggested Sites

I use Windows 7, IE 11. Nothing I do will eliminate Suggested Sites. I read said to: Open Internet Explorer, Go to Tools, go to File, click Suggested Sites, and then click No. There is no File on ...
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Is there a way to get rid of cleartype/font smoothing in Internet Explorer 11?

My eyes cannot tolerate either cleartype or font smoothing. When I got a new computer and moved up to Windows 7, Office 2010, and IE 9, I did a lot of research and took many steps to get rid of them ...
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Websites not loading correctly since Windows 8.1 upgrade

I finally upgraded my work PC to Window's 8.1 Pro on Monday (from 8 Pro), but since then I have been having problems with websites not loading correctly. This issue is occurring in both Firefox 27.0.1 ...
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How to disable automatic zoom change in IE11 when moving window between different monitors?

On Windows 8.1 I use Internet Explorer 11 and I also got my notebook with 13" screen and LCD monitor with 24" screen. When I move IE windows between screens, IE automatically changes the zoom "to ...
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Outlook links open in IE only if the browser is open

I've specifically set my default browser to Chrome and for Outlook links to open in Chrome yet whenever I have Internet Explorer open, it seems to throw all your settings out the window and open links ...
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How to delete cookies for just one site?

From my internet explorer (metro) cookies I want to delete the cookies for just one site. In older versions there had been a cookies-directory with files for each site which could be deleted, but I ...
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Why can't Internet Explorer 11 detect image size?

I'm using Windows 8.1 on a Dell Latitude E6430. When I open Internet Explorer 11, navigate to a website (eg. google.com), and pull up the Properties for an image file, the image's Size property says ...
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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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Internet Explorer 11 stopped working (on Windows 8.1)

I am using Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 and it has stopped working in the sense that it does not open anything except a white page and most of the settings are greyed out. Early this morning it ...
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How can I clear images from IE cache?

I am having a problem clearing the cache for IE (11) when it comes to pictures. I have a site I need to test in regards to image loading times, but no matter what I do, it seems the images stay cached ...