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Hyperlinks not working unless browser is already open

I am using Internet Explorer 11 on a HP Ultrabook laptop (with multiple monitors) running Windows 8.1. Whenever I click on a hyperlink in an email or reference document, it does not open an Internet ...
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Standalone IE installer?

I have been trying to use this IE11 installer labeled Internet Explorer 11 for IT Professionals and Developers--Windows 7 64-bit Edition and Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit Edition (recommended), to ...
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War on ads: Stop IE11 from even requesting Javascript files

There is a point when enough is enough. And it is now. Ads, vids, pop up, hover, cover, whizz-bang doodle bling and autoplay … I can't stand it any more. With HTML5, this ad crap has become a plight ...
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SharePoint 2010 CEWP issue of CCS3 and AngularJS

I have no access to make changes on .Master page of the SharePoint. I want to use rounded corner div on CEWP (content editor web part). It is working on Firefox but not on IE 9. I used in my text ...
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Use IE proxy settings to send HTTP request using vbscript

I need to write vbscript to send HTTP request to remote server for a machine owned by organization. Initially, I tried with MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP but looks like there is some proxy blocking requests ...
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Internet Explorer 9 cannot display the webpage Error for few users

Some of my site users having problem when accessing via in Internet Explorer 9 (my site supports only IE9) . My website (sub.example.com) is developed using ASP.net and it is the sub-domain of ...
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Cannot change startup page in any browser in Windows

After installing some program the startup page of my Google Chrome, Firefox and IE changed to http://esurf.biz/?ssid=1444355424&a=1008443. When I open any browser the startup page directs me to ...
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Will IE9 run on Windows 10?

I need to install IE9 on Windows 10, but cannot. I keep getting a message "Internet Explorer 9 is already installed on this system". I found an article on how to downgrade from IE10 TO IE9, but it ...
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Stop IE from automatically updating

In my work, due to the fact I need to maintain older equipment, I need to keep IE8 and Java 1.6 (Java 6), I use Firefox or Chrome for everything other than older equipment, and this has never been a ...
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Modify Chrome/Firefox/Internet Explorer to act as if the user has slow internet [closed]

A really odd request, basically I want to limit my Chrome/Firefox/Internet Explorer so that it is on rather slow internet and if possible increase the ping delays to basically allow me to see how a ...
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GWXWebWindows.exe just open blank IE tab instead of installing Windows 10

I need a Windows 10 machine for testing purposes, so I did this: Created a new machine, installed Windows 7 Enterprise Activated it with my product key Lauched IE to ...
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IE 11 “Back Button” issue - Why can't I leave a page?

This definitely didn't happen when I was using IE 9. Just a week or so ago, I upgraded my IE to V11. Let me first state that this is on a work PC, because normally I stay as far away from IE as ...
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Why is my browser removing style, javascript, and images?

Everytime I go to any website, it looks like plain text with no images, style, or Javascript. It only has formatting based on the HTML in "View Source". There are no restrictions on my browser, is ...
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Embedded browser control in Visual Studio pops up errors

When I open the intranet JIRA pages in the embedded browser contol in Visual Studio 2012, I get countless popups with Javascript errors, but the same pages work flawlessly when opened in the IE11 ...
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How to specify IE to use 32-bit or 64-bit versions of Java for specific URLs or Applications? Would Java Deployment Rule Sets Work?

For our current use case, it is required that we have both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of java installed on Windows 7 64-bit client computers. The 32-bit version is required for Legacy applications and ...
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can users install browser add ons without admin privileges?

We have a Windows 7 SOE, and users do not have administrator privileges. Is it possible for users to install Internet Explorer add-ons without administrator privileges? Thanks.
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Java 64 bit fails or hangs in 64 bit Internet Explorer 11

Installed 64 bit Java for Internet Explorer. IE has "Enhanced Protected Mode" and "64-bit Processes for Enhanced Protected Mode" both enabled, and no "iexplore.exe *32" processes are running. ...
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How do I export Internet Explorer' s cookies from the command line?

The question is pretty self-explanatory so how do I export Internet Explorer' s cookies from the command line ? I know about Import and Export property from inside IE but what If I want to do this ...
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Is there a shortcut or script to turn off Internet Explorer offline mode?

Every time I lose Internet Connection, IE goes into offline mode, which has other side effects on software like Evernote. Is there a quicker way to change it back, other than running IE, and ...
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IE 11 Keep freezing when going to some sites

When i try to visit some websites with Internet Explorer 11 it keeps freezing. http://techcrunch.com/gallery/15-hidden-features-tucked-away-in-ios-9/ dailymail.co.uk When you're browsing it ...
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Any reason why Internet Explorer won't play HTML5 video on some computers?

We've got a client who is saying an HTML5 video won't play on Internet Explorer 11 on their machine. We've tested it and it works just fine on IE9 and above on the computers in our office. So I was ...
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How does Chrome/Firefox/ie10+ handle cross protocol HTTP requests?

I've been writing a webpage that makes use of an online API that only outputs JSON, and is only served from an SSL server. (It's the Eventbrite API). And my personal web server does not support SSL. ...
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Content within this application coming from the website below is being blocked by Internet Explorer

I was trying to update my Java 8 to current version on a machine with Windows Server 2008R2, as my browser prompts that it's outdated. However, I can't seem to get past IE, which complains about ...
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IE 11 Prerequisite Installation

I am trying to install IE11 prerequisites manually for machines that do not have internet connections and run IE11 offline installer to install it. However, I am not sure if a restart is required ...
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How to get rid of this strange multibrowser CSS-related display?

I'm using Windows 7 and I have multiple browsers installed (Firefox, Firefox Light, Internet Explorer and Chrome). Since 2 days ago, CSS are not displayed properly on all websites in all browsers ...
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How can I stop Windows 10 from nagging me to “restore internet security settings”?

Windows 10 has a new notification system that it uses instead of system tray messages so that users can check back on old notifications they have not yet dismissed. One of the more odious messages ...
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How to open multiple Internet Explorer instances w/ different URL tabs for each instance via batch file

What I'm attempting to do is create a bat file that auto loads every program that I use at work via normal startup. As of now, upon logging into my system I am able to run a desktop cleanup program, ...
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Proxy isn't responding on IE and Chrome

I use Windows 7 32bit. 3-4 months ago, after I had lots of virus attacks, I used Kaspersky Antivirus to clean the malware and then I recovered my computer. Now Firefox is working with the Internet, ...
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Internet Explorer playing ads in background, possible malware [duplicate]

I think I may have a virus. The audio of ads keep blasting in the background and I found the source to be internet explorer. Task Manager shows Internet Explorer open in the applications tab but there ...
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How to prevent Google Chrome from changing the default browser to itself in Windows 7?

I am using Windows 7 (SP1 x64) with Internet Explorer 11. And every time I open Chrome, it makes itself the default browser automatically without my permission. Is Google trying to force me to use its ...
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How to use the longdesc attribute in Internet Explorer 11 and Edge? [closed]

longdesc is an accessibility attribute providing extended descriptions on certain elements which is often useful to figure what the content is about. On Firefox and presto based Opera, the attribute ...
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It appears you are connected to the Internet, but you might want to try to reconnect to the Internet

I'm getting an error from internet Explorer that makes no obvious sense to me. The error is "It appears you are connected to the Internet, but you might want to try to reconnect to the Internet." ...
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What is different each IE 11 on Windows 7 and 10?

If some website is compatible with IE 11 on Windows 7, then is it safe to make sure that compatible with IE 11 on Windows 10? As a web-service provider, I have tested on Windows 7. But not sure for ...
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Internet explorer keeps crashing

Internet explorer 10-11 keeps crashing after I load it up. Steps I have taken are Disable addons check for microsoft updates downgraded to IE 10 to see if it still happens Run Virus scans updated ...
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Internet Explorer 11 became very slow after upgrading to Windows 10 plus some updates

Recently I updated my Windows 7 x64 to Windows 10 Pro x64. At that time I used Internet Explorer 11 and it worked fine. But yesterday I open it again to access the same website of before (the Banco ...
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Website works in Chrome but not in Internet Explorer

I am using Windows 7 Pro x64 and I am able to visit this site in Chrome without problems. However, Internet Explorer (v 11.0.9600.17959) will just time out and show: This page can’t be displayed. ...
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Mozilla Firefox won't connect to Google, IE can

I have went on to Google search before, however today, Mozilla Firefox won't let me connect to Google's search page. This is what I get. You have asked Firefox to connect securely to ...
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Input automation for Internet Explorer 11

I'm working on a large web app for which very frequently run tests in IE11. To commence with the test, I need to supply credentials and click the login button, then navigate to a constant URL. Is ...
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Chrome Localhost Connection Refused

This question is not a duplicate because the suggested duplicate does not solve this problem. There is no such flag on chrome://flags/. I'm using the Google Chrome web browser and WampServer to ...
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Internet Explorer infamous ActiveX warning

I have an application that uses an Internet Explorer component to navigate to pages. In my application i block any ActiveX downloads to improve speed. I also disabled all ActiveX options available in ...
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IE 8, Batch file to set trusted sites to prompt for user name and password

I want to write a batch file that will update Internet Explorer trusted zone settings and enable "prompt user name and password" under the user authentication section. I found different setting ...
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Windows 8.1: IE can't add favorites

I saw that this question was raised but never really successfully addressed a number of years ago. After updating to 8.1, I cannot add new sites to the favorites menu by clicking on the star icon, ...
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Why do I detect a facebook redirect when accessing random websites?

[Windows 7 x64] Today, after locking out facebook.com by modifying my hosts file I have ntocied that I cannot surf to seemingly random pages on the internet anymore, be they from google results or ...
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Difference in websocket handling FF/Chrome,IE

Our company switched to a new proxy solution recenlty. Since then, Firefox pops up some 10-20 proxy authentication windows on every SE page. Judging from this [meta question][1] this has to do with ...
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How do I force IE and/or Microsoft Edge to reload PAC file

I am using automatic configuration script hosted on my server. It's configured to use proxy on URL pattern, but it seems that it failed. More on the problem, it previously works on IE11 when I still ...
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Any way to play .unity3d files?

I know you can't view the content in the file but is there any way to actually play the .unity3d files in IE or somewhere else offline? I read a post in StackOverflow that said I had to make a HTML ...
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Script Errors from application, debugging disabled

I am getting ye olde Internet Explorer Script Errors in an application. I have disabled script debugging (IE) and script debugging (other) and unchecked display notification about every script error ...
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Random white crosses appearing on items in Internet Explorer

In Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 Pro x64, I am getting crosses behind almost every site I go on. This does not happen on Firefox or Google Chrome. Why is this happening, and how can I fix it? ...
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Java plug-in not starting in IE11

I have upgraded my browser from ie 8 to ie 11 Enterprise Mode. When I access my site, the Java popup isn't showing and nothing happens. Its like the Java applet isn't loading. In ie8 when I have ...
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Will Internet Explorer run on Windows 10?

Will Internet Explorer run on Windows 10? I can't seem to find an answer to this anywhere. I have just updated to Windows 10 and need to be able to do web development testing on Internet Explorer, ...