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How to set home page for new tab in Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer by default displays the Your most popular sites as the default page on opening a new tab. But IE9, IE10 and IE11 provide users with option for changing the default page to your home page. This can be done using the Internet options.\Screenshot for IE11 (Click Tabs button under Tab section)The settings button […] Read More

Make desktop Internet Explorer as default on Windows 8

In Windows 8 operating system, Internet Explorer can be launched from the Metro UI or from the desktop taskbar. Windows 8 Metro UI Windows 8 Desktop taskbar Clicking on any hyperlink (web URL) by default Windows 8 launches the Internet Explorer on Metro UI. Using Internet Explorer options this behavior can be changed to open […] Read More

How to add Google as default search in Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer is in-built with Bing as the default search engine. But it also provides users with the option to change the default search provider. Listed below are the steps for changing the default search engine in Internet Explorer 11 and 8 Make Google as default search engine in Internet Explorer 11 Launch Internet Explorer […] Read More

How to change the HTML editor for Internet Explorer

HTML editor for Internet Explorer can be changed using the Internet Options menu. The Internet Options is available under the tools menu on the right hand side of the Internet Explorer. In the Internet Options window, click on the Programs tab and navigate to HTML editing section. Using the HTML editor dropdown you can change […] Read More

What is Caret browsing in Internet Explorer

Caret Browsing is cool feature available in Internet Explorer from version 8 onwards. Rather than using a mouse to select text and move around within a webpage, you can use standard navigation keys on your keyboard-Home, End, Page Up, Page Down, and the arrow keys. This feature is called Caret Browsing and is named after […] Read More

Internet Explorer always launched in minimized window

Internet Explorer has three different launch option Normal Window, Minimized and Maximized. If you do not see IE after launching then possible reason could be the window is set to Minimized. Listed below are the steps to fix the launch issue with your Internet Explorer. Operating System :- Windows 8.1 Internet Explorer :- Version 10 […] Read More

How to make Internet Explorer 11 as default browser on Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 users can make Internet Explorer as the default browsers using Internet Options. Windows 8.1 comes with IE 11 as the default browser but if you have changed this setting then you can follow the below mentioned steps to revert the changes. Step 1: Launch Internet Explorer and click the Settings icon available on […] Read More

Application Blocked by Security Settings error in Internet Explorer

In this tutorial, we will steps required to resolve “Application Blocked By Security Settings” error in Internet Explorer on Windows 8 when trying to launch a Java applet. This similar to the post that already covered about Application Blocked error on Safari Step 1: Access the Charms bar on Windows 8 machine. Step 2: Select […] Read More

Turn off save password message in Internet Explorer 10

Internet Explorer 10 (ie10) displays a message “Do you want Internet Explorer to remember the password” when you try to sign in to any website with username and password. You can turn off this message using the AutoComplete settings under Internet Options. Step 1: Click Settings icon on the Internet Explorer 10 and select Internet […] Read More

Downloads Settings in Internet Explorer 10

Internet Explorer provides users with the option to change the default download folder location, Clear Downloaded files, turn on or off the download notification. Clear Downloaded Files Internet Explorer users can clear the downloaded list using the option available as part of the View Downloads screen. This is quite useful when you are using a […] Read More

How to disable automatic update in Internet Explorer 10

Internet Explorer 10 consumer preview users can disable the automatic update using the option available as part of the Help menu. Click the Help menu on Internet Explorer and select About Internet Explorer option from the menu list. If you do not see the menu bar then press Alt on the Keyboard. The About Internet […] Read More

How to start new browser session in Internet Explorer 10

I just came across a New Session feature on Internet Explorer 10 Consumer Preview. Generally we had to close the browser to start a new session and this would mean that all the open web pages has to be closed. But now using the New Session option, users can keep all open tabs and start […] Read More

How to turn on cookies in Internet Explorer 8

This tutorial is about the steps required to enable cookies on Internet Explorer. This is  a useful tip as some of the websites would require users to turn on cookies on the browser to provide complete features. Click the Tools menu on Internet Explorer and select Internet Options from the menu list. In the Internet […] Read More

Uninstall Internet Explorer 9 on Windows Vista

In this tutorial we will be covering how to uninstall Internet Explorer 9 on a Windows Vista system. If you have problems with IE 9 or you want revert to the previous version of Internet Explorer for your work then you can uninstall IE 9 using options available as part of Windows Control Panel. Click […] Read More

Clear cached webpages in Internet Explorer

This is the last post in about browser cache series and here will be covering the steps required for clearing browser cache in Internet Explorer 9. Manually Clear Cache IE users can manually clear cache using the Delete Browsing History option. Click on the Tools menu and select Internet Options from the list. In the […] Read More

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