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Questions tagged [internet-explorer]

Internet Explorer is the web browser developed by Microsoft. Version specific questions should use a version-specific tag, as this tag is for more general cases.

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Flash Player loads object/videos slow on all browsers

So i have a user who is trying to load an E-Learning course that uses Flash as a slideshow type of thing and it takes forever to load on his PC. I tried it on another PC that is in the building and it ...
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Local Area Network (LAN) Settings disabled in IE Browser

The Local Area Network (LAN) Settings has been disabled in the IE 11 browser as per the attached and blue coat proxy settings has enabled by default and unable to enable it through group policy or ...
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Tablesorter in IE11 works locally, doesn't remotely

I'm experiencing a problem with jquery tablesorter. If I open the original example (example-pager-filtered.html) in FF, locally and remotely, no problem. If I open it in IE, it works (after asking ...
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ActiveX control working when executing from system C://index.html, but when hosting it on server ActiveX Control is not working

I have an HTML file containing some code of JavaScript store in a path in e.g., C://Users/index.html. When I double click on the file and run it via internet explorer it gives me a popup for ActiveX ...
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How to configure authentication for different browsers to enable transparent and secure authentication on web servers without prompt

Currently experiencing issues with configuring browsers to enable transparent and secure authentication on web servers without prompt. Working in a Windows 10 Pro environment and IE 11. Turns out ...
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IE 11 Enhanced Protection Mode doesn't stay off

My work place has an external website (trusted) which requires Enhanced Protection Mode in IE 11 to be turned off to function correctly, however I can't seem to turn it off. After going into Tools -> ...
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How do I pin IE-based applications to taskbar?

My employer uses an IE-based application for timesheets, so I have to use this every day several times. I'm not sure what this type of application is called, but to get to it, I have to open a link in ...
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In Chrome how I can see a webpage's time/date info?

In IE I can right-click, select Properties and see the page's date (but not time). I don't see any similar feature in Chrome. And how about Firefox.
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User with Browser Search Bar and a dropdown to switch between browsers [closed]

We have a user on a Windows 10 machine with a search bar along the top of his one of his monitors. It looks like a Chrome search bar with shortcuts to Amazon and Facebook (where plugins would go). ...
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Unable to play video in IE 11

When I try to access a mp4 video url in IE 11 it prompts the user to download the video instead of playing it in the browser. But I am able to play the video in Chrome/Firefox. Here is a sample url, ...
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Is it able to use Internet Explorer with Docker?

I am a web application programmer and I have to build a test environment for IE 9 (test for compatibility). My host machine is macOS Mojave, so I have to use some platform which is able to install ...
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Avoiding Windows Security Popup When Calling IE from the Command Line

On a system for automated test that is configured to company standards when I open IExplorer using "%ProgramFiles%/Internet Explorer/iexplore.exe" I get a Windows Security popup. The subsequent ...
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Internet explorer 11 displaying blank page, until F12 is pressed

I have run into problem with one of our computers. For specific reasons in our company, some computers are allowed only to IE 11. About 20 computers are fine, everything is handled by policies, but 1 ...
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Add Trusted Site (Local FileServer via IP) to Internet Options via Registry

I usually add my fileserver to my internet options, trusted site (via IP) and click "Automatically detect intranet". But i've been customizing an ISO and found a way to keep registry edits. How can I ...
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Internet Explorer and Edge are renaming “.TGZ” files to “.GZ”

I've had an issue reported by users on the Jenkins system I've installed at my new company. When downloading release files with the extension ".tgz" (tar'd gzip'd files from Linux), these files are ...
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Any way to add support for windows 8 -Change-Volume-UI for any app.

So, Windows 8 added a playback widget that comes with the volume notification. Picture that displays what this post will be addressing While this is extremely distracting for people that just ...
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Windows 10 keeps changing default browser to Edge at reboot [duplicate]

In Windows 10 (Ent, 1803), default web browser keeps being reset from Internet Explorer to Edge at each reboot (settings > system > default). No matter which other browser is set there, as admin, ...
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Why is it not possible to bypass SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE on serveral browsers?

I have tried to open https://utox.io which has right now the following error: SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE (FireFox) NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID (Chrome) DLG_FLAGS_SEC_CERT_DATE_INVALID (Internet ...
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I Tried Everything. No Video With IE-11

I upgraded to IE-11 from IE-8 last week. I don't regularly use IE, but software I use to daytrade with is based on IE. The did a major upgrade and I had to update to IE-11 for their software to work. ...
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Something somewhere preventing only one site (connect.media, doesn't matter if FQDN is used or not) from loading in IE on all computers

Unless I'm connected to a hotspot or using a proxy site, at which point the site loads in IE with no issues. This first made me think this was a network-wide issue, until I tested in Chrome and ...
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Running IE without user profile folder

I'm trying to run IE as domain user, which hasn't got a user profile folder on local pc. I'm doing it using runas /profile /user:xxx "pathToIexplore". Until I create a user profile folder (by login as ...
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How to crash Microsoft windows internet explorer 11? [closed]

I'm looking for a way to crash Internet explorer 11 to access the popup that it gives. I got popup telling selenium timeout. (We use selenium with python if that matters) I tried: newdream.net/...
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Is Microsoft Edge the replacement for IE, or just an alternative browser?

I need to decide whether I should test for both IE and Microsoft Edge when creating websites. If IE is end-of-life, has been superseded by Edge, has a limited support horizon, and IE users are being ...
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How to upgrade Internet Explorer 8 to Internet Explorer 9 or later?

I really need an Internet Explorer 9 or later because it is necessary for a data connection from Google Sheets to my Excel File. I have tried many options but all are not working. My operating system ...
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Single Sign on not working on IE 11 (windows 10 1803)

Single Sign on login on IE 11 not working on systems recently upgraded to windows 10 1803. One of our users tried to login but was denied until he deletes all stored credentials from the previous ...
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Trouble with https:// access to various sites

I'm experiencing a rather odd problem right now. My PC is running Windows 10 Enterprise, v1803, and about 10 days ago, suddenly several web sites stopped working properly. I first experienced it ...
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How To Debug Internet Explorer Requests?

I am having a problem with my website, insurgent.info, which Internet Explorer will not display (as in, no error page or even any attempt at loading the site - the browser immediately passes the web ...
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add sites to IE popup blocker

So here's my problem I'm using IE for this one site and when I first started doing it I told it to always allow popups from that site. But now for testing purposes I need to have IE forget I told it ...
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Add environment variable to internet explorer shortcut

As seen in the image below, I would like %username% to be replaced with the username of that current computer user. Is such a thing possible? If not would it be possible with a bash script somehow?
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Transport header security header (HSTS) is not working with Internet Explorer 11

We are using a self-signed certificate in our application & want to use HSTS header for added security. We access our application using ip or hostname. I found that for HSTS to work, - no ...
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Chrome Drag&Drop URL from address bar to desktop creates a file shortcut but is missing the website icon

Chrome's file shortcuts that it creates is missing the icon from the website. I've used internet explorer and if I drag-and-drop from the address bar to the desktop, it creates a file shortcut with ...
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AMP not compatible with IE 11

Does AMP support IE 11? I'm going to a lot of trouble to make sure my page AMP-validates and IE 11 is one of my test browsers. https://www.screencast.com/t/xFHVyaOw6Pq Is there any way to display a ...
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Cannnot get IE10 to open WebGL link to Ultralibrarian for OrCAD

The problem is simple in concept. WebGL is used by Cadence ULtralibrarian as an on-line extension of their part/component libraries. By default the Cadence program uses IE as the default browser to ...
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Internet Explorer 11 cannot download any files

at this point, I am working on a pc, where you cannot download any files. If you klick a download link, a new Tab opens for ca. 0.1 sec and closes, nothing more is happening. Currently what i've done:...
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Applets do not work in Internet Explorer 11 [2018-07]

System: OS: fresh installed Windows 7 64 bit (with all updates installed). Browser: Internet Explorer 11 32 bit Java: 8 SE, 32 bit, build 181 (latest for now) CPU: Intel C2D IE Java plugin is ...
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Call to same-domain API from React website throws 401 on Chrome and Edge, but works on IE and Firefox

Background I have a React website that posts a status update to an API on the backend, both are on the same server and domain. This POST is done using a wrapper function on top of fetch: export ...
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Get “Java Update Needed” message back

I have a user who clicked the wrong thing on this Java message: He checked the checkbox and now I don't now how to get this message back. I tried deleting the IE and Java cache and I restored the ...
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Internet Explorer command line behaviour [duplicate]

I am developing an app which opens links, I started with always showing the 'Open As' dialog, but now adding the ability to specify a default in the program. I pulled a list of browsers from the ...
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Blocking all YouTube videos, including those embedded in websites

I'm not just talking about auto buffering, nor related videos. I would like to not play any YouTube videos embedded in any websites. Is that possible with Firefox (first priority), or IE and/or ...
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Create shortcut on desktop that opens url in Internet Explorer

We use a webpage in that only works in IE. I create a shortcut on the desktop that uses the target of "C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" http:\\sampleurl.com. This opens the page in IE ...
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how to update internet explorer 11 to the version 11.1155.15063.0

I have searched in many forums and in windows update, but I would like to install the manual update Internet Explorer 11 11.1155.15063.0 in windows update does not appear My operating system is ...
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IE11 javascript file is downloaded instead of opening in new tab/window when browsed

I am managing a web portal which runs through a proxy. The proxy caches the js files including other files. I do not have control of the proxy. When ever I make changes to .js files I open it in a new ...
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Users sometimes cannot access intranet site while on VPN connection

Users sometimes cannot access intranet site while on VPN connection Clients: Barracuda VPN client, Win 8.1 or 10, IE11 Server: Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.5 Our network is set up so if you are outside of ...
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Batch file command line code to set IE11 “Temporary Internet Files Settings” cache size

I have created a batch file to clean out various parts of a users Windows 7 computer by running the following commands in a .bat (batch file): ipconfig /flushdns klist purge RunDll32.exe InetCpl....
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How to enable cookies for trusted sites on both IE and Chrome using GPO

I can enable cookies for trusted sites on IE using GPO (a good explanation found here), but I would like to enable the same feature for Chrome as well. Is there a way to do this for Chrome (or all ...
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What's the latest possible version of IE11 in windows 7,8 and 8.1

I'm having difficulties with finding information about minor versions of IE11. I'm maintaining a legacy web application but due to the usage of multiple (inlcuding some outdated) components and ...
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How to recover VPN password?

I have forgotten my VPN password. I have accessed/connected it with correct credentials via Chrome browser/IE browser and OpenVPN Connect application before 10 days..Now I forgot the password.. I ...
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IE 11 Failure with PuTTY-Based SOCKS5 Proxy

I have set up a PuTTY-based SOCKS5 proxy as follows: I have configured IE11 to use this proxy as follows: I have also configured Firefox 52.7.3 (32-bit) to use this proxy in the exact same manner: ...
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Downloading free Microsoft VMs with Internet Explorer fails at ~1.5GB-2GB every time

I've been trying for over a week to download Microsoft free VMs for testing a website in different versions of Internet Explorer, but download fails everytime. Website: https://developer.microsoft....
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How can I disable "Do you want to open or save this file?” prompt for .mp3 files in IE 11?

I am using IE11 for my AutoHotKey scripts.I want to disable “Do you want to open or save this file?” download prompt. I tried following things. 1-)Find the correct registry value for.mp3 C:\Users\q&...