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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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Your connection is not private in Chrome and Internet Explorer

There is a problem with my Google Chrome and Internet Explorer when I am visiting https sites mostly google.com and anything related to Google is not working... See screenshot of chrome and internet ...
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Where to find Internet Explorer Accelerators after MS decimated IE Gallery

Microsoft recently stripped most of the selection at the Internet Explorer Gallery leaving only a handful of Tracking Protection List (TPL) and Search Provider add-ons, but zero Accelerators. Anyone ...
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Issues installing IE 11 and Pre-requisite Updates

Can anyone give me the definitive fix for the issue with IE 11 not installing due to pre-requisite updates not being installed? This issue is sending me in circles constantly as IE11 requires certain ...
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How to restore an IE in Windows 10

It's really strange, I do not have IE on my machine. It's not I lost my shortcut question, I really don't have it. I just don't have it in my system32 folder. I want to test some polyfills, that are ...
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Java applet only runs if IE is run as administrator

Java applets don't work at all (not detected by browser) if IE is launched normally. I'm currently using the latest version of Java 7u60 with Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1. This issue seemed to ...
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What causes the “Server Hangup” error screen response in Internet Explorer?

When using a particular web app through IE11, users will occasionally receive a screen after submitting a request that states: "Server Hangup. Description: Server Hangup" I would think that this ...
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Customize Internet Explorer Context Menu

I tried to add a node in the context menu, where I can open a rdp connection out of my browser. So i created a new Registry-Key etc., but if i click on the new node, nothing happens. My question is, ...
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Make IE open new window in different browser

Is there a way to make IE open new window in a different browser like chrome. Any new popup or whenever the site opens a new window it should open in chrome instead of IE. I found this entry in the ...
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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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Cross-browser bookmarks sync - offline [closed]

I'm looking for a way to sync bookmarks across 3 browsers: Chrome, Firefox, and IE. I need to work with all 3 browsers equally and don't like having inconsistent bookmarks between each. I'm not crazy ...
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Windows 10 IE11 Compatibility Mode

I have been using Windows 8.1 Pro for awhile and i can access this webpage by adding it into compatibility view in IE. Then I decided to upgrade to Windows 10 via the preloaded options given. I ...
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Open File - Security Warning dialog box

How do i disable this Open File - Security Warning dialog box? everything i find involves adding ip's to trusted sites etc. but this application is installed locally. I've already unblocked the exe ...
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IE Enterprise Mode does not apply to redirected pages

I have an app that uses ADFS for authentication. IE Enterprise Mode is applied to the ADFS login page (and the entire ADFS domain URL). When you navigate to the site, the app redirects to ADFS for ...
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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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Import IE Favorites to Win 10 Edge from a COPY of the IE Favorites FOLDER

I just did a fresh install of Win 10, following an irrecoverable crash of Win 7. Because of the crash, all of my IE Favorites were lost, so there is nothing in that location to "import." However, I ...
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Open video in WMP by clicking links in IE

How to carry the login information and/or IE browser cache to Windows Media Player? (I apologize that the screen captures are in Traditional Chinese, as I reside in Hong Kong...) For example, I have ...
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Can't type Turkish characters in Internet Explorer

I can't type some of the Turkish characters in desktop version of the Internet Explorer. I tried to explain the situation below. How can I fix this? When I press the key ş, it types _. When I press ...
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cannot read property, please check your java applet

I am following the following steps of a particular website to digitally sign a PDF from dongle and getting an error. I am wondering is it a browser based issue or website related issue. I have tested ...
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Why doesn't Javascript work in Internet Explorer?

I'm trying to use Internet Explorer to test a website, but scripts don't seem to be running. This seems like it's an issue on a lot of pages - for example, I tried going to the Acid3 page, and it said ...
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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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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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How to install Java6 add-on for IE9

I have an internal web app I need to test using java 1.6 on Internet Explorer. I installed the java6 jdk but there seems to be no add-on included for IE. I tried the 6 JRE too but nothing shows up in ...
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Browser dialogs (Alert, Confirm, & Prompt) not longer working in Internet Explorer & Firefox on a specific Windows install

I have a particular install of Windows 7 that will not display the standard JavaScript dialogs from web browsers. e.g. These all fail, regardless how they are called on any site. javascript:alert('A ...
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Windows server 2008 R2 can ping internet but not browse

Good evening everyone. I have a windows 2008 R2 server that is a terminal server and it will ping internet IP's and DNS names but I cant browse to the site through IE or Chrome. What Ive tried is: ...
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Trusted Site displaying as Unknown Zone (Mixed)

We have an application that must run in IE and the client insists the application runs as a Trusted Site. When we set the url as a trusted site in IE settings the login page loads fine and IE says ...
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Can't disable javascript with IE developer tools

I want to disable JavaScript with IE developer tools. Under Disable I have the option Script but it's greyed out and I can't select it.
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Only one user of the computer can't access a website on Internet Explorer 11

The daily user of the computer could not access (loading long) Yahoo starting today. Every other website she visits on Internet Explorer works (Gmail, YouTube, Chase Bank) and Yahoo works on Chrome. ...
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Internet Explorer and Zones on a website with multiple sources

If I add a site to the trusted sites zone and it has scripts from sites in the internet zone, how will it treat content loaded from sites in different zones? Will it treat everything on the page as ...
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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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“ctrl”+“F”—keyboard shortcut of “Find” option—is not working in Internet Explorer 8

In one of my PC if press crtl+F (find) in Internet Explorer then it’s not working (Find option does not come). But in chrome this option works. Actually IE also has option of crtl+F for search option. ...
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Can't load W3 page using IE, but Chrome and Firefox can

Does anyone know why IE can't load the page: https://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd or http://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/xmldsig-core-schema.xsd but Firefox and Chrome can? IE ...
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Changed my mind - I WANT IE to remember my password

Question from one of the sales guys and I don't have a ready answer for him.. You know how IE8, by default, offers to save passwords? Right after submitting username and password it prompts with "Do ...
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How to bookmark a favorite without loading the page first? (Internet Explorer, Firefox)

I need to add a bookmark to IE but when I go to the site, it redirects to another page. I don't want to bookmark that page. I want to bookmark the original page before it redirects. How do I do this ...
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Error while calling javascript function twice [migrated]

var ret = 1; ret += Checkyou( "Rock" ); ret = Checkme( "Sensitive" ); ret += Checkme( "Brave" ); function CheckMe(SvcName) { CheckMe = 1; var Pro= SvcName.toLowerCase(); var loc = ...
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Stop Internet Explorer from renaming downloads

I've put up a web page that explains how I setup my Visual Studio settings. This includes downloads for .vsix extensions (the "Download" under "Erweiterungen installieren", "Indent Guides") or .config ...
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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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Internet Explorer 6 under windows 10 [duplicate]

I am using windows 10. I have some tutorials which requires to run on internet explorer 6.0 + . when i try to run those tutorials it runs on Microsoft Edge. after a spash screen it shows the message ...
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Internet Explorer DNS cache location

It is known that IE has its own DNS cache. I want to clear it at times. I know that I can do it by clearing browsing history in IE settings. But I'm looking for automatic method, so the location in ...
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How to turn web pages in browser into black & white (Grayscale)?

How can I turn all colours of web pages into simple black and white, on my web browser? Which browsers support this (Chrome, Internet Explorer, or Firefox)? Is this even possible?
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IE11 Version Update

Myself and several other users in my environment seem to be stuck on IE11 11.0.9600.16428CO while multiple other users are on a more recent iteration of IE11. It is important that we have the latest ...
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Where can I find download history of Internet Explorer?

Is there any way to get Downloads history of IE? We get Downloads history of Firefox from downloads.sqlite file and we get download history of Chrome from history.sqlite file. But how to find out in ...
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How can I disable IE9 messages, like “Download Completed”?

I would like to know how can i disable the messages that appears at the bottom of IE9? Reason: Perhaps they are informative and offers good suggestion they have the incredible anoying behaviour of ...
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Black screen when attempting to watch videos on cbs.com

As of about three weeks ago, I haven't been able to watch streaming videos from cbs.com. I don't remember making any changes to my system configuration around that time. When I try to load any ...
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How do I stop Google from bugging me to install the Start page Google app?

Every time I launch Internet Explorer, I get a toolbar popup: I always click No Thanks, but it doesn't remember the setting. Specs: IE 10 Windows 8
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Disable Skype “Click-to-Call” add-in from IE only

On updating skype, "Click-to-Call" add-in is installed on windwos XP. I disable that add-in by following criteria on this link. But, when next time computer is started/re-started this add-in is ...
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Open a website in Internet Explorer from command line

How do I open up a website in Internet Explorer, launching it from the command line in Windows 7? This is the webpage I want to have open through IE: ...
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Setting/Registry key for each setting in Privacy tab 'cookies' slider?

I want to know which keys control the setting for the Privacy tab slider for cookies (in Internet Options). I have the following official document, which outlines the following: ...
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How to set language for error message in IE F12 developer tools?

I use IE in Czech. Sometimes (like today) the Czech error message doesn't allow to reconstruct the Google-friendly English version, so I would prefer to use the developer tools in English. I didn't ...
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Removing a prank [duplicate]

This is a bit of an odd one. Someone (Probably roommate), somehow, installed something onto my computer that opens a "unsavory" website in my default browser every 10~15 minutes. It's not browser ...