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How to run IE10 and IE9 simultaneously on Windows 7 without using VMs?

Now that it's possible, I'd like to install IE10 on my Win7 machine. However, I need to continue to run IE9 for testing purposes. Has anyone figured out a way to do this without using the VMs? For ...
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stop ie from closing when draging out a shortcut

I mostly use Firefox but at work all their stuff is setup to use IE and I can't change that. so I'm stuck with using IE and I've noticed one uber annoying thing it does. so I've got several tabs open ...
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How can I make an iframe security error occur in IE? [migrated]

A user of one of my websites is reporting an alarming-looking frame content error on a page that embeds Google Maps. I have played with the security settings in IE9, IE10 and IE11 but have only been ...
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How to install Internet Explorer 8 on Windows 7?

I had installed and working Internet Explorer 8 on my pc. I have Windows 7. Then some days ago i have installed some updates on Windows and Explorer was automatically updated to version 9. But i am a ...
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How to modify the language used by the Google Search Engine on IE 9.0?

I would like to know how we can modify the settings of the Google Search Engine used in Internet Explorer 9.0 to force to use a specific language. Our problem is the following: as it uses geolocation ...
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Group IE tabs into one taskbar icon?

I like that in Chrome, no matter how many tabs you have open, there is only 1 singular icon on the taskbar. Naturally, IE displays an icon per tab open instead. Is there a way to change this on ...
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Serviio and a javascript player

I'm trying to get Jplayer and the Serviio streaming service to work together. I have files of the following format: mp4, avi, mov, mpg, mpeg, wmv and needs to be played on Chrome, FF, Mobile, ...
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In internet Explorer 9 and Hotmail, is there a way to open an HTML attachment directly?

I just ran the updates on a Windows PC, and Internet Explorer 9 was installed. Now the user has lost the option to open HTML attachments in Hotmail. Other attachments provide an option to open, but ...
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How can I mimic a strict security policy in Windows?

We have developed a web application that is being used by some large companies in the insurance and health-care branch. We are noticing some issues with out application because of the strict network ...
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How to get IE9 settings from client (how to export IE9 settings)?

After some googling online, I found a post here on SO that I thought would help me (http://stackoverflow.com/a/4940884/336384). Unfortunately, the instructions didn't match what I saw. In Windows 7 ...
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Where does Internet Explorer (IE9) store the URLs of the tabs in the current session

Let's say that you open an Internet Explorer (IE9) window and open a few tabs to various URLs. Then while this is open IE crashes for some reason (or if you use Taskmgr.exe to kill the IE process). ...
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Amazon Instant video not working because HDCP

I am trying to watch a show on my laptop with Amazon Instant video but it is telling my that my PC does not support HDCP. I'm running windows at 1920x1080 just fine. My laptop has a GTX 470m and a ...
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Can't install ie updates on Vista?

I have a laptop running Vista that I use for work and I always installed updates as they were available until a couple of years ago when I found I couldn't access some equipment I had installed on a ...
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Trouble with certificate checking on a closed network

I'm managing a Active Directory domain with about a hundred Windows 7 clients running IE9. The network does not have access to the Internet, but do have the ability to access a vendor web application. ...
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Open Internet Explorer 9 in a new session

I'd like to create a shortcut to Internet Explorer 9 that opens a new window in a new session. It could be a direct shortcut to IE, or a shortcut to a script (VBScript or Javascript) that does the ...
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How can I install Internet Explorer 32bit in Windows 64bit?

I have laptop with Windows 7 professional 64 bit. Straight after installation, I removed all software I was not going to use, including Internet Explorer. Now I need to use IE, and what's more - I ...
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Disable Java version out of date prompt

We are running IE9 and Java 1.7 Update 51 (WIN7) in our environment and I am having a heck of a time getting rid of the following popup. Since update 55 was released, users get the following prompt ...
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Can you change the icon of a pinned IE 9 web application? And how do you do it?

In IE 9 you have the ability to click and drag an open browser tab to the Windows 7 taskbar and pin the shortcut to the taskbar. This has the effect of creating a pseudo-application experience where ...
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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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IE9 not prompting to save downloaded CSV file, opens in Excel

I am accessing a website that generates CSV files when I click a "download" link. Instead of prompting to "save or open", IE 9 is going right ahead and trying to open the returned file in Excel. Since ...
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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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Cannot view browser history in IE9

For some reason IE9 does not store browser history. The problem has existed ever since I upgraded. Despite resetting the IE settings, the problem persists. I do not have "Delete browsing history on ...
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Turning off Compatibility View via Registry

I would like to turn off Compatibility Mode for IE. I do not want to disable it. For example, setting the following key to 9999. REG ADD ...
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How to install Internet Explorer 9 on Windows 7 with IE11 installed?

I'm developing a website and it's experiencing issues on IE9 (so I've been told). To debug the site, I need to uninstall IE11 and install IE9 (Windows does not allow one to have two versions installed ...
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Blurry Text on Printing in IE 9 and Google Chrome in Windows 7

I have problem with printing text using Internet Explore 9 and Chrome. For IE9 I use printer EPSON PLQ-20M, and what I have noticed is that If I use IE 7, there is no problem but when I print it in ...
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How to save a web page as an image (jpg, png, etc) in IE9?

I used to be able to use the IE7 Pro plug-in for IE8 and IE7 to save the entire web page as an image, but this plug-in is no longer supported by IE9. Now I have to find an alternative. How can I do ...
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how to get IE9 to display pdf files in the browser?

Pdf files were displaying in the browser, but then I accidently right clicked it and set it to not display pdf's in the browser. How can I set it so it does display it again? I tried going into adobe ...
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How to disable ie9 notification bar about default browser?

I have Internet Explorer 9 (german). EVERY time I start it, a notification bar appears with the question (translated into english): "Do you want to make IE9 the default browser?" Then I click NO, but ...
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Does IE9 log page crashes

Often, IE9 crashes when rendering a page and prompts to reload the page (and "check for a solution"). I would like to see how often it has happened. Does IE9 keep a log of when such page crashes occur ...
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Black bar down right hand side of IE9

Slightly weird one this. Dell Vostro 3550, Windows 7. IE 9 renders with a black strip down the right hand side. To work the scroll bar, you have to aim the mouse at where the scroll bar SHOULD be, ...
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Open PDF in IE9 with Acrobat Reader XI

I have users who keep getting a "Do you want to open or save" window every time they click on a PDF. The PDF should be embedded in the webpage and open automatically. I've Googled extensively and I've ...
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How can I view my browsing history in Internet Explorer 9 (Beta)?

I can't seem to find a way to do this. Is it possible to view IE9's browsing history?
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Can I upgrade from IE8 to IE9 only? Not go as far as 10 or 11

I'm currently testing an application in IE8, I want to upgrade to IE9 but when I got to the Windows website, it will only let me upgrade straight to IE11, I can't find any option to only go as far as ...
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IE starts loading and then stops, won't open

so a friend asked me to take a look at his computer. Basicly what happens is when you click on the IE link you can see that it starts loading, but it never actually opens internet explorer. So I ...
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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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IE9 Main Menu initially disabled

When I open IE9, the main menu is initially disabled. It is only enabled when I open a dialog, open developers tools, etc. Any ideas?
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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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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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How to undo - Java denied permission to run in IE9

I installed Java 1.7u25 on a user's laptop. The first time he ran IE9 he received a security warning about Java, stating that this type of program could be harmful. He did not grant permission to run ...
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Internet Explorer 9 will not accept cookies from Intranet sites?

My IE9 (Win 7, 64bit) refuses to accept cookies from Intranet sites. If I use the "full" name of the server, it will accept cookies. For instance, if the server is called "server1" and has a full ...
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Turn off IE 9 Download Manager Popup Window

Is there anyway to just click on a link to download my PDF, it opens up and I do a Save As from there without having to go through the Download Manager every time?
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IE won't display favourites

IE 9 does not display my favourites. Recently rolled out the computer. Favourites were saved and copied to the USER/USERNAME/Favourites folder but IE does not display the folders and links. Import / ...
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Truecrypt Causing Other Applications to Crash

Has anyone experienced Truecrypt causing their applications to crash? Our org is moving to Win7/IE9/.NET 4.5.1...several computers run a webapp that has an IE plugin. Post-upgrade the IE plugin locks ...
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Do IE standalone-browser still exist (and run on Win 7?)

I need to do some IE 9 testing. The last time I did serious IE testing was back when I was running XP and IE6 standalones. I now have Windows 7 and IE11. Do older IE standalones still exist that will ...
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Why chrome not able to authenticate proxy even after supplying password

I am facing this rather weird issue: with proxy. In my organisation we are using proxy. What I am able to do: I am able to connect to internet using IE 9. I am able to connect to internet using ...
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Iframe pages on Facebook does not show in Internet Explorer 9 - Windows 7 64-bit

Have this very irritating problem with Internet Explorer 9 and Facebook. If I go to Facebook and watch a page with iframes (like IFBML pages) it will not show up in Internet Explorer 9. It shows up ...
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IE9 Internal Proxy w/Custom Settings doesn't Allow to Authenticate Email Address

I have searched and searched but I can't find the answer to my question. Here is the my current setup: Instead of using a proxy service, I used IE 9's internal proxy server and forwarded all outgoing ...
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Need to reset calculator button to open the calculator

So after coming back from my day off, the calculator button opens a new internet window, complete with three tabs just like when I open it. I went to the calculator shortcut to try to override the ...
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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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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 ...