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Browser automatic zoom in on high-dpi screens

At work I use two displays, I have a full hd (1920 x 1080), 24 inch monitor, and I have the display of my laptop, which is also full hd, but its physical size is only 15 inches, so its DPI is higher. ...
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Override User Agent Based on URL

We have a 3rd party web based application that is refusing to work with any version of IE later then IE8. By refusing to work I mean it brings up an error message saying the browser version is ...
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IE keeps blocking add-on

I have tried both IE 8 and 9. Now I have a website that needs to run a java plugin/add-on, but IE keeps blocking it. I have done everything I can think of and reading on google on how to allow it, but ...
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Install SSL certificate from an untrusted website into the Certificates snap-in using IE

How can I install a certificate from an untrusted website into the Certificates snap-in (certmgr.msc) of Windows? I know how to do this with Firefox by exporting to a file and then importing it, ...
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How to bypass proxy for a domain exept when it starts with WWW

Our company has a website that is hosted online and can be access only through proxy. However, there are many web application servers which have the same domain suffix but are internal and needs to be ...
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Delete cookies in IE11 F12 Developer Tools and Document Mode not Edge

I want to delete the cookies in IE10. I'm running IE11 on Win7 and have set the document mode in Emulation tab in F12 Developer Tools window to 10 (insted of default Edge). My site sets some cookies ...
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Internet explorer does not ask to save passwords or form data (9,10,11)

Hello on Win 7 32bit Internet Explorer suddendly stopped filling forms and does not ask to save passwords. No version works (9,10,11). Autocomplete is on. We deleted forms history and ...
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Windows 8.1 kiosk (assigned access) with IE in kiosk mode iexplore.exe -k

I am using windows 8.1 "assigned access" (kiosk mode) - and the selected app is Internet Explorer. Everything works as is, so when the kiosk user boots up, IE opens in metro style. All very nice, ...
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Set IE to default Browser in Win 7 via command-line [duplicate]

Does anyone know how to set IE to default browser in Windows 7 via the command-line? shmgrate.exe OcinstallreinstallIE Does not work, says it's not recognized.
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How do you select text on IE desktop with touch gestures?

When using IE10 or IE11 in desktop mode, how do you select text using touch gestures? Double tap zooms in; tap-and-hold is the equivalent of right-clicking at that pointer location. Is text ...
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Single YouTube video does not play in IE10, Flash 12.0.0.38

A Windows 7 PC with IE8 would not play a YouTube video. The video player loads, and the progress meter increases to show it is loading the movie in the background, but clicking the play button will ...
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Microsoft Internet Explorer: “Your browser does not support this video codec (wmv, flv)”

I'm trying to watch the video in Internet Explorer 11 x64 (Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate). I have the following error message: "Your browser does not support this video codec (wmv, flv)". How can I solve ...
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Prevent Internet Explorer from caching SSL client certificates

I use a particular HTTPS website, but I have to separate client certificates that I use to authenticate (sometimes I use one account, which requires certificate A and sometimes a different one, which ...
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Why does Internet Explorer repeatedly prompt to reinstall Silverlight?

Internet Explorer 11 repeatedly tells me I need to install Silverlight. However, I have already installed (and uninstalled and reinstalled) Silverlight several times with no success. I have even ...
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New Windows 7 install - can't log in to some websites or remote desktop

Just got a new (used) computer and installed Windows 7 and all updates. In Internet Explorer 11 I can't sign in to many websites... as soon as I click sign in it just goes back to the same sign in ...
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How to run IE from cmd adding custom letters to address predefined in shortcut

Question may be little bit complicated but let me explain. First I wanted to open certain webpage using "run" dialog and a shortcut. I have managed that using windows link pointing to IE and looking ...
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How to Open/Close An HTML Select Using JavaScript in Internet Explorer, FireFox and Chrome

How to open an HTML select using the JavaScript that ... I - Have good aesthetics (preserves layout); II - Be compatible with Internet Explorer, FireFox and Chrome; III - Use the select itself; ...
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Recommended way to run Internet Explorer on a Mac [closed]

What is the recommended way to run Internet Explorer on a Mac? My preferences are: preferably free (like free speech) software preferably free (no cost) software possibility to run different ...
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Google applications unreachable in Chrome/IE

As of today, when I try to go to https://gmail.com, I get the following error: I am not sure if I have been compromised somehow or what. This is happening in Chrome and IE, not in Firefox. Any ...
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How to forbid IE to browse a https site if the cert is not trusted?

I've been Googled for a while, and didn't find any easy way to do this. Basically, I want to make sure the IE users in my network cannot browse possibly phishing site, or those are compromised with a ...
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Locate and recover saved passwords from internet explorer 10 - Windows 7

I could really use some help here. The hard disk where the windows is/was installed just got issues with its S.M.A.R.T. and I'm not able to boot on windows anymore (I dual boot the machine with arch ...
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How to unify History from Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox

I'm using Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Each for different things. Is it possible to somehow "unify" browsing history from bouth of these browsers so that sites I have visited while on ...
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iexplore.exe stays open after closing Internet Explorer

I sometimes use Internet Explorer 10, and I noticed that once you start Internet Explorer the process iexplore.exe shows up in the Task Manager. This is normal, however this process is not killed ...
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Internet Explorer Lost File Associations

I have a user that is trying to download files using 32 bit Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 7 Pro 64 bit. She clicks on the download hyperlink and then the Internet Explorer download file dialog is ...
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IE doesn't work with localhost + port

I have a NodeJS server running on my local machine for development purposes. By default, it uses port 1337. (I've tried a handful of other ports such as 8080, 1234, 9000, 9090, 65432 et al). I can ...
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Internet Explorer 11: Touchpad scroll breaks if loaded from

I am using Internet Explorer 11.0.9600.16476 (Update Versions 11.0.2). What happens is if I load IE by clicking a Desktop or Start Menu icon or a Windows shortcut key (assigned from Properties), it ...
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Internet Explorer 11 stopped working (on Windows 8.1)

I am using Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1 and it has stopped working in the sense that it does not open anything except a white page and most of the settings are greyed out. Early this morning it ...
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Detect browser proxy setting only if proxy server is available else go via default network

I am trying to browse via any browser which are installed on your OS. Settings should be like this. If there is proxy server in your network then browser should use proxy server to browse If there ...
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How to view a presentation generated by Microsoft Producer for PowerPoint 2002

We've been provided a link to a HTML presentation generated by Microsoft Producer for PowerPoint 2002. This link does not work neither with IE 11, Chrome 31, Firefox 26 nor Safari 7. I've even ...
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IE11 throws error in IEFRAME

When I try to see "properties" of JSFiddle's logo, IE11 shows script error in file res://ieframe.dll/anchbrws.js Looking at the file, I see function BodyLoad() { var arrAll = document.all; ...
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How can I clear images from IE cache?

I am having a problem clearing the cache for IE (11) when it comes to pictures. I have a site I need to test in regards to image loading times, but no matter what I do, it seems the images stay cached ...
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Bookmarklet: run JS command after page is loaded

I build quite a lot of bookmarklets to automate my every day's work. Now I faced a problem: I would like (by clicking on a bookmarklet) to open a page in web browser (I use Internet Explorer) and ...
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install and enable the office web componnents for ie automaticly

We got a web application which using owc in html pages to display data, we deliver a owc11.dll to clients.But this way will need user to change their internet settings and confirm to install the owc ...
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Connection Settings in IE changes after every system restart

I changed the settings in IE to not to use proxy server for connections by unchecking the Tools->Internet Options->Connections tab->Settings->Use a proxy server for this connection But ...
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Download Internet Explorer for Windows 8

I'd like to install the 11th version of Internet Explorer. website My system is Windows 8 64-bit. I can't find the suitable download link!! Does internet explorer 11 have no version compatible ...
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Is there an issue with this microsoft site?

I am trying to fix a friends computer (Had malware etc). I have used Malwarebytes to do that. Anyway now I want to update IE. I went too: https://www.microsoft.com/en-au/default.aspx >> Downloads >> ...
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Can't uninstall (or update) Internet Explorer 11 Preview Version to Release Version

OS: Windows 7 32 bit I don't need to uninstall it completely (and I know it's not possible), I just need to do it, in order to update it to the Release version. Because now, every time I shutdown my ...
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Internet Explorer tab forgets printing preferences

I have to print from a website to a special receipt printer. I have to use Internet Explorer 7 or above on this site. The reciept printer must be set as Window's default printer. So two machines, both ...
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Random IE11 crash on Windows 8.1

I've experienced a random crash from IE11 on Windows 8.1, which appears to be related to BEX64 and MSHTML.dll but I'm not sure how to diagnose and/or fix it. Can someone help me with this?
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How to configure internet explorer to block download prompt for csv files

How to configure internet explorer to avoid save or cancel prompt while downloading .csv file and download the csv file.
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downgrade internet explorer while retaining settings

I need to downgrade IE 11 to IE 10 for someone. This is simple enough. However, there are many settings that the person needs to keep so that can retain access to their remote desktop at work. They do ...
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Turn off language check in IE 11?

When I'm typing something in textboxes like the ones on superuser.com, it underlines almost everything and makes some words uppercase. It seems like it wants to do some spell checking. My version is ...
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How to Preload Tabs/Set Multiple Websites as Default in Firefox, IE, etc

Any website can set as the homepage of Firefox which loads spontaneously. Is this for multiple tabs? Then BBC Health, CNN, Yahoo Health, msn.com would all extemporarily materialise (in four separate ...
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No DISM is found on my system

Windows 7 64-bit. Trying to install IE11 and getting following error: Launched package installation: C:\Windows\SysNative\dism.exe /online /add-package ...
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Internet explorer BHO related registry keys

I'm trying to understand the purpose of some reg keys I found after installing a toolbar on my machine, I know all of them are related to signing and registering the BHO itself but I want to know the ...
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IE 11 Missing F12 Developer Tools

the F12 Developer Tools windows is empty on my machine. I've tried the following solutions, but nothing worked http://stackoverflow.com/questions/960683/why-isnt-my-ie8-developer-tools-working ...
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Difference in opening a website in a machine using ip address and localhost?

I have a website configured in my IIS. In the browser(Internet Explorer) when I open(in the same machine where is the website hosted in IIS) it by giving url with localhost it opens correctly, but ...
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Powershell/CMD command to open IE10 in compatibility mode

I am looking for a powershell command to open Internet Explorer 10 in compatibility mode like C:\Program files(x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe www.abc.com opens www.abc.com in IE10. I want to ...
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Disable the Yellow Popup in InternetExplorer 10

I am saving a file to particular folder but I get an IE popup asking "Do you want to open or save (filename.png) from localhost?" Is this possible to disable this manually?
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Can't install Internet Explorer for Windows 7

I'm using Windows 7 64-bit. My IE crashes when starting, so I tried to reinstall. I downloaded IE11-Windows6.1.exe from the MS site. But when I run it, it says That's odd. I thought IE11 was ...