Version 9 of Microsoft's web browser. For more general cases, use the tag without a version specific number.

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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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IE9: Prevent Accidental Modification of Production Data when testing in the Development Enviroment

Is there an IE9 script or plugin I can use that would alert me whenever I land on a certain domain? We have a production and dev environment for the intranet where I work and it is easy to get the 2 ...
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Can't download anything anymore

I am on the laptop of my parents in law and the problem is that I can't download anything. The most recent chang is that the name of the computer was changed. Webbrowser: IE9. If I want to download ...
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Touch gestures in IE not working without explorer.exe being run once

Edit: Rephrasing my question: Upon further troubleshooting, I can conclude that: Touch gestures (dragging, pinch to zoom, touch-and-hold right click) in Internet Explorer start to work when: The ...
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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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How can I use AllChars on Windows7 with IE9?

There seems to be a known bug in AllChars 4.0.321 when used together with Internet Explorer 9 (my default browser). While AllChars is running, I can't use Internet Explorer or open the manual from ...
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I installed IE 64bit from this site, now I'm running IE9 and can't get rid of IE 64bit, help!

I found this site when I upgraded my desktop pc to 64bit from the 32bit it came installed with. I then downloaded windows 8 for 64bit at the time, and found it caused me more problems than it did ...
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Internet Explorer 9: do not track: enable and disable

I tried googling for a how-to on how to enable and disable "do not track" in Internet Explorer 9 but could not find anything. I could only find "press releases". Please let me know the step-by-step ...
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How to use search efficiently with the keyboard in Internet Explorer 9 Beta?

Internet Explorer 9 combined address and search bar into the One Box which leaves me with a problem. Previously I have done searching by hitting Ctrl+E, entering my search term, hitting Ctrl+↓, ...
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What rules apply when IE9 decides how to open popups?

I found that when the default popup option: let internet explorer decide how pop-ups should open is checked, IE9 opens some popups in new tab and others in a new Window... Sounds coherent to the ...
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How to manage cookies when GPO prevents history delete

I've disabled history deletion in the default GPO. Works great. However, now when I have a user who does nees to clear cookies (buggy website), I can't figure out how to clear them. Is there a ...
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Make Chrome fullscreen behavior the same as in Internet Explorer 9

In IE9, when I'm in fullscreen mode, if I move the cursor near the top of the screen, a bar with opened tabs, back/forward buttons, address box... appears: However, when I do the same thing in ...
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How Do I Turn off Google Toolbar's Quick Scroll PERMANENTLY?

I am fed up with the Google Toolbar because it keeps turning on Quick Scroll. I know how to turn it off via the Tools spanner, then Options, Tools and remove the tick next to 'Quick Scroll'. ...
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Is there an extension like “It's all text!” for Internet Explorer?

I have to do some CMS integration work using Interwoven TeamSite, but the only supported browser for the admin interface is Internet Explorer and I would prefer to use an external editor. Is there an ...
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IE9 tabs no longer can be rearranged

Most of the time, I can drag IE9 tabs to remove to a new window, or rearrange their order in the current window. Seemingly randomly, the tabs no longer are moveable. That is, they can no longer be ...
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Switch IE9 browser mode to IE7 at runtime in VBA

I want to switch the IE9 Browser mode to IE7 programmatically in VBA at runtime. I can engage the F12 develop tools and change it manually, but I want to automate this step in my code after I have ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Good translate accelerator with preview for IE8+

I wrote an accelerator that is supposed to use Google Define: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <os:openServiceDescription ...
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Add-on for Internet explorer to see the file upload progress

Is IE able to show the progress of a file upload? Is there any plugin for IE which can provide this functionality?
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Editing documents in Sharepoint on Internet Explorer 9 causes hang/freeze

I recently downloaded and installed IE 9 on my Win 7 x64 laptop (Thinkpad T400). Editing documents in Sharepoint (rich HTML editor) results in the browser hanging (screen turns white, cursor to egg ...
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Add Internet Explorer 9 x64 tasks and frequent options in the taskbar

Internet Explorer 9 x86 is the default on windows. As it is stated on microsoft site it can not be changed to default(If someone knows a way(not a workaround but a real solution like a registry tweak) ...
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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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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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Intranet sites prompting for credentials when using FQDN

I have just setup a new Windows 7 laptop for a user to replace their old XP one and whenever he goes to an intranet site using the FQDN, he gets prompted for credentials. If he enters his ...
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Installing web plugin for all users

I have conference rooms that are used for teleconferencing, but every time a new person logs into the room's computer they have to install the plugin (Blue Jeans video conferencing). We use Internet ...
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Upgrading to Java 1.7.0_45 Error - Java does not launch

I'm running into an issue where Java will not launch in IE 9. Specifically IE 9.0.8.112.16421 Update Version 9.0.21 I am upgrading from version 1.6, i uninstalled version 1.6 then i installed ...
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How to view the actual error message in IE9 Dev Tools console instead of [object, Object]

I am having an error that appears to be specific to IE9 when trying to play a video using VideoJS. The video plays fine in Firefox and Google Chrome so unfortunately Firebug / Chrome Dev Tools arn't ...
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Unable to Open or Download Linked Attachment Downloads from Outlook in IE9

I am using Windows Professional 7, Microsoft Outlook 2007, and IE9. When I receive an e-mail with large attachments, my e-mail provider removes the attachment and replaces it with a download link. ...
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Compatibility view settings for IE10 dont work for IE9?

I posted this some time ago specific to IE10: registry setting for IE's compatibility view settings to add a site? I have the same issue but for a pc running IE9. The registry fix for that does ...
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Windows Update preventing Internet Explorer 9 to download files from the internet

In the last 2-3 weeks I have been getting this problem where my clients cannot download files from the internet, when they try to download anything from IE 9 they don't even get a "Save As..." screen, ...
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How to make Internet Explorer 9 to ask for my confirmation while switching online from offline mode?

I was using IE8 with FireFox and Chrome. On IE8(or any previous IE version), if you try to connect to the internet (while Work Offline mode enabled), it always asks for a confirmation to go online. ...
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Cannot download any files and Cannot read local html files

I have been working on one of the computers in my workplace, and I am completely stumped right now. The problem originated when the employee got back from lunch and she was unable to open a local HTML ...
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Is there a way to put “copy to” in the context menu in IE9?

I have searched high and low. Maybe looking too hard. But surely there is a way to add "Copy to WordPad" as a right click option for the address bar in IE9. I could accept "copy to notepad" except ...
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Some “Bookmarklets” (Favlets) fail using IE9 x32 on Windows 7 x64

I have been having a problem with "Bookmarklets" using IE9 x32 on Windows 7 Home Premium x64. I have a rather complex bookmarklet that works on IE9 x64 but fails on IE9 x32. It also worked fine on ...
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Replace file in IE9 cache and prevent it from being changed or updated

IE cache is in C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Low\Content.IE5 and in an unencrypted form. I want to change an image file in that folder and not have it ...
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How do I uninstall IE 10 and get back IE 9?

I recently installed IE 10 on Windows 7. The initial install was smooth and all looked good, until I opened a website (cnn.com) and got a blank screen. So I decided that the pre-release was not ready, ...
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What ActiveX controls does gmail use in IE9?

Gmail says that ActiveX controls needs to be enabled, whenever I go there using IE9. ActiveX is enabled, but only for approved plugins, and I'm wondering if it's worth approving whatever it needs, or ...
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IE9 websites won't load on Windows 7

I'm pulling my hair out trying to get IE9 to work. I recently started noticing problems with both IE9 (websites that won't load on my machine's IE9, but load fine on another computer's IE9) and my ...
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IE9 crashes and wont play video

IE9 keeps crashing on my desktop PC. It wont play videos, and some sites don't load properly. I am running Windows 7 and have latest version of Adobe Flash installed. I have tried uninstalling and ...
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Lost internet history now only have computer history Windows 7, IE9

I have always been able to view internet history but suddenly I only have computer history, I'm sure it is recent as if I go back 2 or 3 weeks then I can see the internet history but this last week ...
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Internet Explorer 9 tab freezes often

My Internet Explorer 9 freezes very often while other tabs are working well. Neither Refresh (F5) nor Stop (Esc) works. What I can do is just killing the tab. I think it happens way too often ...
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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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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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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 ...