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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 ...
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How to find users' Internet Explorer history on Terminal Server (Windows 2008 R2)

So I need to see histories for dozens of agents on TS. Where IE stores that, and is there any easier way then going manually to each users folder? Thanks.
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Windows update results in 8024AFFF error

I'm trying to install IE 10 or IE 11 in Windows 7, using Windows Update, but it always fails with an 8024AFFF error. Searching the web, I found many people with the same problem with all sorts of ...
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Installing IE 8 on windows xp hangs forever

I am attempting to install IE 8 on windows xp in a VM. It just hangs and says "Downloading" It has been like this for over an hour and I have an Internet connection that is fast. I got Process ...
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Can you use a Sandboxie to install multiple versions of IE?

It would seem theoretically possible to install multiple versions of IE on the same machine using Sandboxie (or any other sandbox program). To do this, you would do the following: Uninstall the ...
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Is it possible to move Internet Explorer 11's tab bar below all tool bars?

Is there a way to move Internet Explorer 11's tabs BELOW all tool bars, directly above the webpage, as in Firefox?
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ClickOnce application periodically fails to start

So, we have a client with a particular LOB application which uses ClickOnce to launch certain features. Every now and then, whenever users try to access these functions (Windows 7, using IE10 or 11, ...
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ieframe.dll cannot do Web Authentication

Some applications in Microsoft Windows, use a DLL named ieframe.dll for some browsing actions (like IE). This file is in %SystemRoot%/System32/ieframe.dll. Some applications need Web Authentication ...
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Block sites with invalid SSL certificate in IE

Is it possible to configure Internet Explorer (version 9 or 10) to completely block sites without valid SSL certificate?
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Unable to continue after certificate error i IE

I am on a closed HP ILO network, and I am trying to access the web interface (https) of a HP c7000 Onboard Administrator (though I do not believe this is an issue specific to the equipment) through ...
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How can I manually pin a URL to the Windows 8 start screen?

The only way I've found so far to pin a URL to the start screen, is to load this URL in Internet Explorer, then click Pin, and Pin to Start. The problem is, it forces me to load the URL, which then ...
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IE can't load embedded swfs on the Internet, but can access them locally

We have two Windows Embedded Standard machines that have suddenly started failing to load embedded swfs over the Internet via IE, but then they're able to load them just fine when the HTML wrappers ...
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How can you go from IE 8.0.7600.16385 to IE 8.0.7601.17514 on Windows 7?

Simple question: How can you upgrade Internet explorer from version 8.0.7600.16385 to version 8.0.7601.17514 on Windows 7? There doesn't seem to be much of an "Update button" anywhere on IE for this ...
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Can’t install IE 10 anymore, after uninstalling IE 11, 10 and 9

For a friend of mine, IE 11 was installed via automatic Windows updates. Unfortunately, the screen reader in use doesn’t support IE 11 (which freezes everytime after starting it), so I wanted to ...
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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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Which of the TLS protocol versions are secured for enabling in Internet Explorer

Which of the versions of the TLS(TLS 1.0,TLS 1.1,TLS 1.2) should be enabled in the Internet Settings of Internet explorer for access of HTTPS sites and secured broswing. Is only one of them enough or ...
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Internet Explorer - various issues with common websites

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit | Dell Core i5 laptop, 4GB RAM Internet Explorer 10 (upgraded to 11 - problem persists) TROUBLESHOOTING: IE 10 - Advanced/Reset/Delete Personal Settings - problem ...
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Internet Explorer 10 freezing when accessing Siebel 7.5

I am seeing a Windows 8 machine running IE 10 which is having issues causing it to get slower and slower and ultimately freeze after trying to access a Siebel 7.5 site. It also hangs when trying to ...
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How to disable so-called »accelerators« in IE 11

Since at least version 8, Internet Explorer has had an unfeature called "accelerators". It becomes manifest when you mark a bit of text on a web page, disrupting useful features such as copy/paste or ...
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How to change what application opens URLs (I cannot “set default browser”)? [duplicate]

I am not able to change my default browser from Internet Explorer to Chrome because my company has internal tools which somehow break if my default browser is not IE. I work for a large company and ...
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“iexplore -exton” command line parameters

How can you enable an extension in IE without the mouse for automation tests? Currently we're using keys to get to the add-ons manager, though we found the command line parameter "iexplore extoff" ...
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Force IE to open local files in the Intranet zone / trusted sites [duplicate]

Is there a way to add all local files (C:\... or file://) to Trusted sites or to be recognized as from the Intranet zone? Inetrnet Explorer (11 if that matters) treats them as being in the Internet ...
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IE11 “This page can't be displayed”

I'm having trouble accessing a site which authenticates via SSL certificate. IE11 installed itself today, now that page says "This page can't be displayed". All add-ons, etc have been disabled.
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How do I subscribe to an RSS FeedBurner feed using Internet Explorer 11?

I can't seem to find a way to subscribe to rss feeds provided by FeedBurner using IE11. Typically a site will have a general "subscribe to feed" link, which IE will recognize, however FeedBurner ...
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Does Windows require IE to access ftp sites?

If I remove Internet Explorer from my computer, can I still access FTP sites using Windows Explorer ?
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Some sounds won't play in IE or Chrome with Creative sound card

Chrome and Internet Explorer don't seem to be able to play sounds in some contexts. However, the problem doesn't happen in Firefox. I haven't noticed any other sound-related problems with the ...
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How to stop IE opening Excel spreadsheets in embedded mode?

When we open an Excel workbook with Internet Explorer (D:\Book1.xlsx in address bar) - IE opens the Excel workbook in embedded mode. It triggers Excel with the following option C:\Program Files ...
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Windows 7, enabeling IE for removal

For a while now, Windows Update has been prompting me to update IE9 to IE10. And every time I turn off my PC, It starts to install that one update wich allways fails. Why does it fail updating IE9? I ...
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IE11 requires itself in order to install?

I saw that IE11 has been released for Windows 7. I opened my Internet Explorer Searched for "download IE11" Went to http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/ie.aspx?q=internet+explorer Select the ...
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Why would Internet Explorer not run in normal user mode, but run in administrative mode?

System is Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit, Internet Explorer 11. I reinstalled my operating system within the last week so there's very little in the way of "extras" on here that could be causing this. The ...
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Keyboard shortcut to move between tab groups in IE

Are there any keyboard shortcuts to navigate between Internet Explorer's tab groups? Such that it's not necessary to CTRL+TAB over all the tabs in a group.
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Unable to install IE11 on Windows 7

Windows 7 64-bit SP1 EN-US - installation package meets all requirements, downloaded and installed all Windows updates. Getting "Internet Explorer did not finish installing" error and link to ...
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RE: Autocomplete in IE & Firefox

How can I completely destroy, kill, and permanently erase the 'Autocomplete' function in such a way that I never have to deal with it again?