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I need an alternative to IE's own address bar autocomplete feature

Posted on 2011-03-02
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Hi experts!

We use IE8 on 2008 R2 as a RemoteApp. When used like this, it shows a strange bug when using the autocomplete feature for web adresses which renders it unusable. (Microsoft confirmed this bug but is officially not willing to solve it until Windows 8 or whatever their next server will be named)

So I need a replacement for this feature. Does anyone know any IE addon that offers address bar autocompletion?

Using IE9 RC does not change anything. Using another browser is not an option here.
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by:bull_dog9
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Using google chrome should resolve this issue as it has its own autocomplete and forms completion and password completion.
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My question included "Using another browser is not an option here", sorry.
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The issue was fixed with 2008 R2 sp1.
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