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RSS feed from Google News on Internet Explorer 9

I'm having difficulty getting an RSS feed working on IE9, from Google News. Here's what I'm doing: Browse to news.google.com Type in John Smith into the search box, then click search Scroll down ...
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How to force User Style Sheet to ovewrite all the elements style in Internet Explorer?

I have the following style sheet to for the color and background : * { color: #000 !important; background-image: none !important; background-color: #d0d0d0 !important; } But ...
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How to set the “downloading window” back to the old way in IE 9?

When I try to download/save a file in IE 9 the "Save", "Save as" options opens up at the bottom of the webpage which I then have to use a mouse to click on; how do I reset it back to how it was in IE ...
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What are the advantages of upgrading Internet Explorer if you don't use it?

I don't open Internet Explorer, but I think its code maybe is used in other Windows features, such as desktop gadgets. Will I benefit from upgrading IE8 to IE9 even if I don't use it? Will Windows 7 ...
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Does IE9 supports css3 or not

I just developed a site in html5 and css3, but IE9 is not translating the styles at all. Looking around on the internet i see sites claiming that IE9 supports html5 and css3 for 99% - 100%. Is this ...
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IE9 reporting “Virtual Storage Mount Notification” add-on from “EldoS Corporation” is ready for use. Where from and can I trust it?

I usually use Firefox to browse the web when I'm using my Windows 7 computer, but today I had a need to use Internet Explorer 9. When I launched IE9 – for the first time in a while – I ...
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Add a bookmark in IE to all computers in network

Can anyone please help shed some light on how I can add a bookmark in IE to all computers on a network remotely from the server?
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IE9 unresponsive after updates

After allowing the last few updates to self-install, I have found that when clicking on the IE icon, it pauses, then does nothing. the start menu will populate, with some access to some internal ...
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Customize Google Toolbar to use querystring parameters for search

I like using the google toolbar but I would like it to use: https://www.google.com/webhp?tbs=qdr:y as the default search when I type in terms. Is there a way to do this?
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Flash content not always loading - Win 7 - IE9 & Chrome

I have a Sony Vaio running Windows 7. YouTube and most flash sites work, but there are a few that have odd behaviors. When the page veja.abril.com.br is loaded, halfway down there are some flash-based ...
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How to peek into the data Internet Explorer saves for a web page

my pc suddenly went off while I was uploading some information. I rebooted afraid I was going to have to retype all the information on the page, however after I restored session, I was provided option ...
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How to save open tabs to a single Favourites folder in IE 9?

I have one IE 9 window open with 8 tabs in a specific order that is convenient for me to use so I want to save them in the order they are open to a single Favourites folder so I can load them using ...
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In IE 9 how do I move the favourites bar back to the left-hand side like it was in IE 8?

I just upgraded to IE 9 and I find the default placement of the favourites column to the right side super-nutty. Is there any way to place it back to the left? I tried dragging but nothing came of ...
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Debugging webpage for IE9 on Windows XP

I just realized I cannot install IE9 directly, as I have Windows XP. Is there some other way to debug webpages for IE9 on Windows XP? I know there is IE Netrenderer, but it is just static renderer, ...
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How do I change the tab colour in IE 9?

My desktop is black in colour and my taskbar settings etc. are black...had these same settings the whole time I was using IE 8 but in IE 9 I can't clearly read the text on a tab! Annoying! Is there ...
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How do I set-up a search box in IE 9 like the one that was available in IE 8?

In the top left-hand side in IE 8 there was a convenient search box which I loaded with DuckDuckGo. I liked to be able to use this engine so easily but I just upgraded to IE 9 and there is no search ...
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if IE9 has no progress bar, what show that it's working so I don't click “post” again

I has a slow connection so, from 1st time I used IE9, I'm often click "Post" button >1 times (or some stuff like that, my company work with a web app). I've GOOGLED and known that IE9 has no progress ...
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Internet Explorer 9 crashes with “Debug Error” on new Windows 7 installation

I recently reformatted my computer. And whenever I right click on Internet Explorer 9 (No-addons), this error always appears: MICROSOFT VISUAL C++ DEBUG LIBRARY Debug Error Program:/C:/Windows/...
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IE9 Error: There was a pr◌blem sending the command to the program

I'm working on a new/fresh Windows 7 32bit machine that now has IE9 installed. The user is using the Dell Stardock application as his primary "desktop" (all his links there). When we place an internet ...
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In Internet Explorer 9, how can I view “browsing history” in chronological order?

I would like to trace my steps in time, like I can in Google Chrome. IE9 does not seem to do this... Is there a work-around?
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Why does ie9 start slowly?

I have a new laptop with Windows 7 operating system and Internet explorer 9. The IE9 starts slowly and I don't know the reason. I disabled the add ins and the problem still the same! Any ideas? ...
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Why is Windows Update trying to install an update I don't need?

I have a Windows 7 system that currently has a single update pending: Windows Internet Explorer 9 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems If I try to install the update, Windows Update will: Create a ...
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IE9 will not navigate to some websites but Google Chrome can

Was recommended by a friend to ask for help here. I am using Internet Explorer 9. As of two days ago I was suddenly unable to navigate to any part of the following websites: www....
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IE9 randomly blocks the cursor from moving up a row in text boxes on wikis

Ever since "upgrading" to IE9, I've been having a super-annoying and very inconsistent problem. While editing wikis, every now and then, I can't move the cursor to the previous row. Pressing the up ...
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IE9 on Windows 7, ipv6.google.com does not work, but in chrome it does?

I have an ipv6 connection, I get addresses, DNS is working and I can ping (with ping -6) ipv6.google.com. I can get to and use google in Chrome, but it does not work at all in IE9. It just says that ...
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Why does the IP address matter to IE9?

Start up Wireshark. Point IE9 to a local, nonroutable IP address. You will see a single TCP SYN packet try to connect to the host. Now point IE9 to a remote, routable IP address. You will see 2 ...
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Forcefully disable IE9 download manager

I'm having some issues with a barcode scanner I'm using in a web application calld Aura, specifically designed for school libraries. Every time a barcode is scanned IE9 will open it's download ...
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internet explorer 9 status bar add icons

I want to add some icons on the internet explorer 9 status bar. The status bar is enabled, but it only shows me the icons/information of the page zoom. I would like to have the icon showing ...
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Can I tell IE9 to launch with the IE8 or IE7 rendering engine

I'm setting up a testing machine that needs to launch multiple copies of IE when the machine boots, because the browser will be running automated tests. I know IE9 can render IE7 and IE8 but is there ...
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How to make IE 9 stop reading all the fonts every time?

Process Monitor showed me that IE 9 accesses every time it loads on my system, which makes it have a 1- to 2-second delay every time it loads. (I tested this by removing my fonts -- it loaded much ...
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Why using IE9 Disabling Flash Shockwave improves perfomance considerably?

Have been having really hard time with tabbing, even starting up or shutting down IE9. So went throgh the Addons and disabled and enabled addons one by one. When enabling Flash, I consistently get ...
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How to avoid retyping or copy/paste a search term in Internet Explorer 9?

In IE9, if the search engine one utilizes does not find what one was looking for, one has to retype the search in order to use a different search engine. Is there a way to change this behavior?
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Hotmail and IE9 not opening files when clicking download button

My sister-in-law called with problem opening attachments from hotmail. She recently had her computer updated and is now running IE9. She says that previously she could right-click on the arrow to ...
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Is there an add-on that will open IE9's last browsing session to all the same open tabs automatically?

I know Chrome and Firefox can do this, but Internet Explorer can't. This sometimes works if I select "reopen last browsing session" but it's not reliable enough. Anyone know of an add-on that will do ...
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IE9 plug-in to quickly update bookmarks

I have bookmarks that refer to what page I'm up to on a web site, rather than the web site itself, such as blogs that have five years worth of pages I want to catch up on. When I finish reading, I ...
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Printing from IE9 on Windows 7

I have a site I made that will not print (File > print, nor print preview) in IE9 on Windows 7 64 bit. All other browsers I have tested print fine and I have run the site through the W3C validator and ...
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Internet Explorer 9 displays a compatibility popup [closed]

So all of a sudden popular websites (including stackoverflow.com) stopped being displayed in IE9, with this compatibility warning popup from IE: "A problem displaying XXX.com caused Internet Explorer ...
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How to diagnose why Wolfram Alpha page locks up Chrome and IE?

This evening a page at Wolfram Alpha is causing both Chrome and IE to become unresponsive. i've tried looking at the F12 tools of both browsers, and find nothing unusual that would indicate what the ...
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IE 9 won't install on windows 7

I tried to install IE 9 on my machine but it request for Windows6.1-KB2454826-v2-x64 update but when I download the patch, it won't install either. It status could remain "Searching for updates on ...
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Configure IE to use a SOCKS5 proxy instead of SOCKS4

When configuring IE to use a SOCKS proxy server it does not allow you to specify what version of SOCKS should be used. I would like IE to initiate the handshake using SOCKS version 5, not SOCKS ...
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Is there a way to have Save Dialog in not tie up with IE 9 tab/browser window?

I just really hate when I close my IE browser, the download/save dialog is close together. All I want is just to close the browser to give me more display space and memory.... Is there anyway to do ...
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Windows 7 / IE9 - how to block all sites except few?

I'm setting up a PC for a 5-year-old. I want to allow access to the Internet to a handful of sites only. Tried IE Content Advisor, but it doesn't support blocking all (or I missed something) I tried ...
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How to disable Protected Mode in Internet Explorer 9?

I need to disable Protected Mode for the Local Intranet in Internet Explorer 9. So I go into Wrench/Internet Options/Security Tab/click on Local Intranet. The Enable Protected Mode checkbox is ...
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How do I change the default IE Html Editor to Notepad2 on Windows 7

so that when I view source it is notepad2 that opens the doc up. I already have notepad2 downloaded.
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Text in Internet Explorer 9 and Windows Live Mail is blurry until I resize the window

In Internet Explorer 9 and Windows Live Mail the text in the application window (I'm using the Verdana font) is blurry, like this: That is, until I resize the window, even by just a pixel, and ...
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Is there a way that I can tell IE9 to stop running in IE9-Compat View for “Local intranet” sites?

I have a site which only functions in IE9/Chrome/Firefox. The site is an internal only site from a vendor, so we access it by https://serverName/ -- IE9 correctly identifies this as an intranet site, ...
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Windows 7 Something's running in the background that's visiting websites and running scripts

A while ago I checked the option in IE's settings to always ask for 1st party cookies. So then as I'm working (no browsers open) I started getting dialogue boxes about sites that I've never been to ...
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IE9 & Plugins, make it more compact

I'm very happy with Internet Explorer 9, finally Microsoft did a good job with a browser, so dont say just use "Chrome, Safari, or FireFox". What really bugs me, after installing LastPass is that it ...
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Opening *.svg with IE9 raises 'Open, Save As' dialog

I am attempting to open an SVG file with Internet Explorer 9 (32-bit). When doing so, I am prompted with the standard Open, Save, Save As dialog. This happens when dropping an SVG file onto IE or ...
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Why isn't CRM logging in under my logged in credentials?

Good morning. For some reason, I am not being logged into our on-premise CRM application with my credentials, rather, I am being logged in as a separate, admin user. I have checked the site's ...