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Opened window too small from URL shortcut

I have a shortcut (url). When I double click on the shortcut, Internet Explorer opens the link in a really small window. Each time the window must be resized ! How is it possible to setup Internet ...
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2answers
295 views

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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1answer
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Why does “Automatically detect settings” get randomly disabled?

I assume everyone knows the automatically detect settings in the LAN settings menu. I am wondering if anyone knows what could cause that feature to turn off randomly? eg. after a reboot mostly. The ...
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1answer
269 views

How do I prevent IE from opening itself when pressing Ctrl+Shift+A?

Whenever I press Ctrl+Shift+A IE opens a popup window that says 'enter abbreviation', even when IE isn't open and I'm in a different program. My computer (Vista) has IE8 installed on it, but if fixing ...
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1answer
2k views

Where does IE8 store SSL cookies?

I was trying to carrying out some cookie tests with a web site my colleagues are maintaining. In Windows Vista/IE8, cookies should be stored in the ...
2
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2answers
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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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Internet Explorer 8 takes forever (>1H) to install. What's up?

I just connected my brand new Vista 64 bits machine to the Internet and downloaded Windows updates to install. Downloading went fine, but installation seems to be stuck at the first item, "Internet ...
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Browsers hang when loading web pages

HP Laptop with Windows Vista Home Premium, Service Pack 2. Problem affects IE8 and Firefox. When attempting to browse most web sites, browser loads web site title in browser's title bar, then ...
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3answers
404 views

IE homepage set to some site I don't know about

Looks like I have some kind of virus on my computer. The default home page for Internet Explorer keeps getting set to some site called socio.fusionace.com Gmail has also been giving me problems in ...
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206 views

Power outage during installation of Internet Explorer 8 update

Yesterday I was installing 56 updates on my newly installed Vista Home Basic SP1. The 40th of them was IE8 and just when it was installing I had a power outage. After reboot Vista recognized there was ...
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2answers
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IE8 first page takes ages to load, but then all others load fine

One of my clients recently got a new laptop - I set it up and everything was working well. Since then he has started to have a issue with Internet Explorer 8; when it first starts up, it takes a ...
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2answers
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32 bit Internet Explorer in x64 Vista can't run javascript

I'm running x64 Vista at work, and I have Internet Explorer 8 installed. My machine is logged onto our work domain. The 64 bit version of Internet Explorer is working fine, no problems there. ...
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How do I view or delete individual cookies in Windows 7 or Windows Vista?

I'd like to be able to view and delete individual cookies in Internet Explorer 8 on Windows Vista or Windows 7. I've looked in all the Internet Options dialogs that I can find, and also done ...
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499 views

Vista Internet Explorer 8 Data Execution Prevention kills Internet Explorer 8 [closed]

Just started getting data execution prevention errors. What is the problem?
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875 views

Mime-type problems with IE and wikipedia

If I search for something on wikipedia with google and try to click through to one of the articles, IE8 prompts me to download the page as it doesn't understand the mime-type. This has not always ...