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How can I delete my bookmarks, “its not there”?

I want to tidy up... deleteting ALL bookmarks from IE10 and reimport my bookmarks. So in IE10 I've opened up the "Ogranized Favorites" and deleted everything except a empty folder. If I try to delete ...
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Internet Explorer dies completely on jsFiddle

Just by a coincidence, I've noticed, that Internet Explorer 10 (newest?) dies completly on jsFiddle. Tried on any two random examples, as well as on main page. It hangs imeddiately and completely. Is ...
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How do I set IE10 to allow a link to Windows Explorer to open?

Our intranet has a Document Management system whereby a user can search for a file and then click a link (file:///) to open the containing folder with Windows Explorer. Since moving to IE10, we have ...
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Save browsing history in IE8 in text format

I want to save browsing history for a certain day (Wednesday) from Internet Explorer 8 in text format. I tried doing copy/paste from the history box in IE8, but it doesn't copy anything. I was able ...
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Internet Explorer 11 beta in Windows 7: where's the compatibility mode?

Maybe it's a problem of this early revision, maybe it's because the new Developer Tools are giving me dizziness (and the Network panel crashes), but I can't find a way to set the compatibility mode in ...
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Windows 8 and modern IE - List running downloads

This one bugs me, if I use the Modern Internet Explorer and download a file I can choose save and get a new Dialog at the bottom with the download progress and the buttons Cancel and Close If I ...
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How to expand the size of the address bar in IE10?

How to expand the size of the address bar in IE10? There's supposed to be a resizer thingy to the right of the bar but it's not there.
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What is a bullet-proof way of finding out the Internet Explorer version?

I have a client on the phone who unfortunately does not know his Windows and Internet Explorer version. I'm trying to debug an issue they're seeing, but in order to reproduce it I will have to find ...
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Internet Explorer 10 Printing URL Below Link

When printing a web page in Internet Explorer 10, the browser is printing the URL of each link directly below the actual link itself. Here is a screenshot: http://prntscr.com/1gvz8x Is there a way ...
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Automatically import bookmarks from Chrome to Internet Explorer once a week

Is there any way to set up a batch file or something to import bookmarks from Chrome to Internet Explorer once every so often, removing all bookmarks from IE? I've tried using Xmarks to sync between ...
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Why does IE (7, 8, 9, 10) make me refresh the entire page if I want to allow blocked pop-ups?

Nothing irritates me more than filling out an entire form full of data only to click a button that wants to open a pop-up window and IE having to refresh then entire page, causing me to lose ...
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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 XP - Can't disable Internet Options on menu bar

Users are tampering with browser/internet settings. I have disabled internet options on the menu bar for PCs with Windows 7 but can't achieve the same with Windows XP. The command I'm using is ...
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In IE after login dialog, focus is not on page again

As developer, using VS2012 and IE10, when a login dialog pops up, entering username & password and pressing OK or enter, the focus is not given on the page, but on VS2012. How can this be ...
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Configuring group policy to bypass proxy server for local addresses and adding a domain to trusted root certificate authorities

I am an intern who has just started in a new company. I have never used the group policy editor before. However I suggested that I believed it is possible to accomplish the two tasks we wish using the ...
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Create custom base URL for ID number

In either Internet Explorer or Firefox, I would like to be able to type something short (i.e. go ###), and have it automcatiicaly change the go to a full prefix web address (i.e. ...
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Starting IE with runas

I want to run an IE shortcut, as another user and starting a specific site. With the following Target command line: C:\Windows\System32\runas.exe /user:Domain\Account@Domain "C:\Program Files ...
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Non-VM options for testing IE7, IE8 on modern Windows OS [closed]

We're purchasing a dell laptop to use specifically for testing websites in old Internet Explorers. Dell lets us choose between Windows 7 and Windows 8. (I'm a Mac user, so...) As I understand it: ...
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Internet explorer 10 converts Cafe to Café - how to disable? [duplicate]

Is it possible to disable this feature? The web page I am visiting requires that I only use ASCII characters.
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Scrollbar on bookmarks in Firefox 22

Is there anyway I could get the scrollbar when I press the bookmarks button, rather than just the two arrows at the top and bottom, so that it is more like Internet Explorer? Alternatively, is the ...
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How do I widen my IE-10 address bar? [duplicate]

Specifically, how can I extend my address bar to full width of my IE-10 browser window? Although, I'd be content with just making it wider.
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Display multiple IE windows

I have multiple IE windows open. When I select one from the task bar, all the others are minimized. I would like to display multiple IE windows side by side.
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Printing text files with 320 columns per line from Windows XP via IE or notepad

I am trying to print plain text files which are just formatted reports. The reports are standardized at 320 characters per line. They are printed on A3 paper in landscape. We use a Tally MT691 ...
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Error: “xyz is currently unavailable.”

When clicking internet options nothing comes up in windows xp/internet explorer on my virtual machine. I have also been able to communicate with the ip addresses of other NIC hardware in my network ...
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Does IE (6) have a Download History?

I’m in the process of doing some data-recovery and as part of that, I am using browser histories to get information about the source, filename, and timestamp of files that were downloaded over the ...
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Cloning browser data to another computer [closed]

I have 5 different browsers on the same computer. Is cloning the passwords/usernames and other data as easy as copying over the information under App Data for Windows? Edit: As mentioned below, are ...
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Which version of Internet Explorer have memory leaks

I read that there are memory leaks in IE when you remove the DOM without detaching the event, which version if IE have this bug? I search but didn't find the answer.
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Jumping letters and words

Here´s a strange phenomenon I´m up against when writing on my computer. The letters tend to jump away from me which they do very frequently. Now at this very moment things seem to go normal, and I ...
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Web browsers(3) aren't loading page completely, in Windows 8

I have a 'new' (had it for 4 months now) Windows 8 machine (Samsung Series 7 Gamer). I've installed 3 browsers in it, for which I use for different purposes. Chrome for personal stuff, Firefox for ...
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IE7 persistently displays “friendly” error message, instead of HTTP error code

I am trying to debug a web service on a network I don't have a lot of privileges on, and have run into a somewhat inconvenient IE quirk. When I try to access a resource (web page, specifically) ...
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Is it possible to run IE10 32-bit frame in Windows 7,8 64-bit?

Is it possible to run IE10 32-bit frame in Windows 7,8 64-bit? I know there is a way to change the bit for IE tabs. But Windows 64-bit always runs IE 64-bit frame even though I run it from under the ...
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IE Kiosk Mode on touchscreen - disable swipe

I have tablets running Windows 8 RT/Full and when they boot up they go straight into Internet Explorer Kiosk mode (iexplore -k). This is fine on a normal PC, however on a tablet device users are ...
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Internet Explorer 10 crashes when printing

The crash message states it is a BEX error, which is apparently a buffer overflow The Fault module is stackhash, which apparently means no module, so it returns a hash of the stack The crash occurs ...
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Remove Internet Explorer Address Bar URL History from Run dialogue?

How do I prevent Internet Explorer's address bar's URL history from showing up in the Run dialogue? No tweak seems to prevent this. I'm running Windows 8.
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Installed KB2729094 for x64/Windows 7, but still does not fix glyphs in IE10 [duplicate]

I have installed Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 7 x64. First couple of days it ran fine, and they all of the glyphs for scrollbars, dropdown boxes, checkboxes, radio buttons etc disappeared and left ...
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Used a “slim” version of XP on an acquaintance’s computer… now I discover he needs features I cut out

I “gave away” my copy of XP because I didn’t need it anymore. An acquaintance of mine had his system crash, and I put that copy of XP onto a spare computer (that couldn’t handle anything more than XP ...
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Connect access remote desktop web from IE [closed]

I try to login to remote desktop web acces on my server from an other computer. I can do so using chrome, but then I can't use the remoteapp. So I tryed internet explorer. But every time I login from ...
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IE8 Crashes When Checking Out XML File From SharePoint

I have a user that edits XML files in Excel. When she tries to check out XML files her IE8 crashes. XLS files work fine. I changed the default program association in Windows 7 so that Excel is the ...
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How can I change/set the homepage for multiple browsers at once?

So I have a project that involves me resetting the homepage of about ~70 computers that are in a test group to a new home page. In the past I've done this via registry, but this time I have to ...
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Clear the cache for the old “Default Page” of a domain

At home, I have multiple devices that host http servers (Lets call them Device1, 2 and 3.) Device1 use to be on port 80, and Device2 on port 'something else'. When you would go on Device1's root (my ...
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Old file gets downloaded from the website

This problem is little bit difficult to troubleshoot,but let me know anyone had the same issue. In some Computer i found that the browser downloads old file from a website instead of new file. From ...
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Install flash for Interner Explorer for non administrators

A computer on our network is logged into by a member of staff who is not an administrative user. When I install flash player for him I am prompted to enter the credentials of an administrative user. ...
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Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage for a single User

Heey I have a really strange error with a User when he tries to connect to my ASP.Net web page he Allays get this strange error as you can see on this pic here I already tried to delete the cache ...
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Adobe Reader 9.0 will open PDFs in browser with local admin account but not 'regular' user?

Im trying to figure out what permission I am missing to get this to work. Adobe Reader 9.0 allows PDFs to be viewed within an Internet Explorer 8 browsing window. This works perfectly if I sign on ...
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I need a 32 bit version of Internet Explorer [duplicate]

My computer just updated my browser to Internet Explorer 10 64 bit. I need IE 7, 8, or 9 32 bit to run a program. How can I get my previous version of Internet Explorer back?
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Chrome web browser display issues

Of late I have been experiencing problems with Chrome web browser in displaying websites. I have had this with Facebook and one news site I can not recall. I tried clearing the cache and temp ...
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Mysterious attribute showing up in HTML in IE10

I have a strange attribute that's showing up in my F12 developer tools in IE10. The test case I've been using is about:blank. This is supposed to be a completely minimal HTML page. When I look at ...
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How to make the browse dialog box in IE browser to always display files that are sorted by Date modified

How to make the browse dialog box in IE browser to always display files that are sorted by Date modified? When i click on Browse file Dialog box then It does not direct to the last visited location ...
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How do I get my home page back

A couple of days ago I had my niece help me install a new anti-virus, as I suck at this sort of thing. Somewhere along the line, it was asked if I wanted the Ask-something or other and yes was ...
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How can I prevent Java from redirecting to download an update?

Each time I go to a page that uses Java, I am redirected to the Java download page because my version of Java is out of date. While I'd happily download the newest version of Java, I'm on a Windows ...