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Internet Explorer is a series of graphical web browsers first developed by Microsoft Corporation in 1995. It is included in the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems. It was first released as part of the add-on package Plus! for Windows 95.

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I have several Windows 10 computers with either Adobe Acrobat Standard or Professional DC installed (Volume Licenses).  When I open any pdf with Acrobat, I can see all the tools on the right side.  If I open the same document or any other document via an Internet browser (IE), the only tools displayed are Comment and Fill & Sign.  I spent two hours on the phone with Adobe Support yesterday trying to explain this issue even though they could actually see the issue via a remote session.  There was a significant language barrier that I did not want to deal with.  So the call was a complete waste of time.  

So what I am saying is if I view any file within IE, I only see two tools: comment and fill & Sign.  If I download the same file to the computer and open it up via acrobat I see all the tools. I looked over all Acrobat settings and they appear fine, but I am still stumped as to why not all the basic adobe tools appear.
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Hi ..
After running a script the below IE11 pops out the below message:
The web page you are viewing is trying to close the window. Do you want to close this window? Yes|No
I tried different settings in the security tab like:
"Display Mixed Content"
"unchecked "Enable protected mode"
But none help so far. Does anyone know what option i need to change to prevent the popup.
Your Quick Prompts Highly Appreciated.

Thanks.
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Hi Team,

Need to detect internet explorer browser version when viewing in compatibility mode.

I was trying to use feature detection for the above and so used modernizer(js library) but unfortunately, it is not working. Is there any way through which I could do this feature detection.

Appreciate your response.

Thank You
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Hi

Please see below the link to Force Google SafeSearch  through registry for chrome browser. Please let me know if these is any registry settings to enforce this  through Group policy for Internet explorer 11

https://getadmx.com/?Category=Chrome&Policy=Google.Policies.Chrome::ForceGoogleSafeSearch

Any help would be great and thanks in advance.
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After joining a workstation to a new domain, IE will no longer prompt to save passwords for any website.  All options in the AutoComplete Settings are checked (none are greyed out).  I checked the GPM, and the only GPOs that affect IE are setting the homepage, and adding a server to the trusted intranet zone.  Roaming Profiles are enabled, as well as folder redirection for Desktop, Documents and Favorites.  IE loads websites, can login to secured sites without issue, and functions normally.

Server is Windows 2016
Affected workstations are Windows 7 and Windows 8
Internet Explorer is at ver 11

Any help is appreciated.  Thank you.
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Hi

I have one user where all of their plug-ins for IE 11 seem to have stopped working?  Anyone have any ideas why or how to troubleshoot?  I have run a SFC scan with nothing highlighted.
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I lost a link some years back that shows how we can launch IE so that it
re-opens the last tabs : got a new laptop in a new place so would like to
set this up.

I don't have admin privilege on the Win 10 laptop
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Hello EE,

Our company has an online training video (powered through Cornerstone) that is unable to play sound when first loaded.  The sound icon embedded in the video is turned off by default.  We have to manually turn the icon on and then the sound works.  If closing the browser and reopening the training video, the sound is once again turned off. This seems to randomly be occurring on different machines, including my own.  

I've tested several other test machines, and the sound is enabled from the beginning and works without problem.

This only occurs in Internet Explorer v11, our company's default browser.  It works fine on Chrome and Firefox.

I've tried different Dell laptop models and Windows OS (7, 1607, 1709) versions, can't find a pattern.

I've tried the following so far:

a.      Added website to compatibility view, no change.
b.      Deleted all browsing history, no change.
c.      Reset IE settings/Deleted personal settings, no change.
d.      Website domain is added as a Trusted Site in IE.
e.      Checked the following registry key…HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main; PlaySounds was set to 0, I set it to 1, no change.
f.      I imported the Main registry keys from a PC where the audio works, onto my PC, no change.
g.      IE > Tools > Active X Filtering is turned off.
h.    Uninstalled audio driver, tried both generic and model specific drivers.
i.     Deleted Flash player browsing data and settings.
j.     Ran IE v11 with all add-ins disabled.

Not sure where…
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Chrome's default bookmarks display seems like a mess to me.

Need an extension to better display / navigate bookmarks that DOES NOT require me to share my bookmarks with the platform.

So that the re-organization and spiff new display is generated on my side rather thatn a bookmark services side.

Want an extension which uses code run on my machine rather than sharing all my bookmarks over to the extension, them repackaging them, and sending them back to me in the new format.

A privacy-first bookmark organizer.

Anything like this made / available?
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VB logon script that will set IE so when you open a new tab the user's frequent sites will show up, not MSN's top sites.
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I was recently asked to add some kind of pulsing animation type of effect to some icons on a Real Estate site that I've been maintaining, as the client felt that the icons weren't noticeable enough and that we needed to find a way to make them stand out more.  Although I was pleased with the end result, I was disappointed to learn that the animation does not work in Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, or Safari.  Currently, it appears to only be working in Firefox, Chrome, and Opera.  

You can see an example of the animation effect that I applied on this page (just be sure to use either Firefox, Chrome or Opera):

https://staging.royalpalm.com/property/1900-royal-palm-way/

This effect was achieved with this relatively simple CSS code snippet:

.single-property ul.media-tabs-list li:nth-child(1) a { 
	animation: pulse1 2s infinite;
	animation-delay:0ms;
}

.single-property ul.media-tabs-list li:nth-child(2) a { 
	animation: pulse2 2s infinite;
	animation-delay:250ms;
}

.single-property ul.media-tabs-list li:nth-child(3) a { 
	animation: pulse3 2s infinite;
	animation-delay:500ms;
}

@keyframes pulse1 {
  0% {
    background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.6);
  }
  50% {
    background: rgb(0,174,239, 1);

  }
  100% {
    background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.6);
  }	
}

@keyframes pulse2 {
  0% {
    background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.6);
  }
  50% {
    background: rgb(0,174,239, 1);
  }
  100% {
    background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.6);
  }	
}

@keyframes pulse3 {
  0% {
    background: 

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Unable to play videos in RDP session.

I administer a site that uses multiple RDS servers. The servers run as VMS under HyperV or Xen.  They all run Server 2008R2. Clients are mostly Wyse C10LE's with a few PCs.

The problem I have is that video content does not show in Internet Explorer11. If I got to Youtube and try to play a video, I just get "An error occurred, please try again later". Chrome works fine.

I have tried:
1. Using a Win10 PC instead of a Wyse client, no difference.
2. Toggled "Use software rendering instead of GPU rendering" under advanced IE options, (and rebooted), no difference.
3. Added YouTube to the trusted sites list, no difference.
4. Logging on with an admin account, no difference.

Any ideas?
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I am trying to learn how to program navigation of a  Windows Folder using Explorer.

As a test project, I want to use the IWebBrowser2 object to select a specific file in a previously opened folder.

In other words, I want it to be similar to the DOS command line  < explorer /select,"C:\aatmpK\test.xlsm" >
the following code comes close, but the .navigate command is not exactly right.

An Excel vba solution would be ideal, but any solution that uses the IWebBrowser object would be OK.

can anybody help?
 
Sub test 

Dim FolderPath, FullPath, PathOpen
FolderPath = "C:\aatmpK"
FullPath = "c:\aatmpk\test.xlsm"

Dim WasFound As Boolean, i As Long, ExplorerNoDups As String
Dim wndw As Object

  With CreateObject("shell.application")
    For Each wndw In .Windows
     On Error Resume Next
        Dim IsFolder As Boolean
        IsFolder = False
        IsFolder = TypeName(wndw.document) Like "IShellFolderViewDual*"
        
     On Error GoTo 0
     If IsFolder Then
        If Not TypeName(wndw) Like "IWebBrowser*" Then Stop
        
        PathOpen = Replace(wndw.document.Folder.Self.path, "s:", "myserver\myshare", 1, 1, 1)
        If LCase(FolderPath) = LCase(PathOpen) Then
            
             wndw.navigate FullPath  ' < this does not seem to do what I want
             WasFound = True
             Exit For
        End If
        ExplorerNoDups = ExplorerNoDups & "<" & PathOpen & ">"
     End If
    Next
    If WasFound = False Then MsgBox "Folder 

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IE 11, in WIn 10, 1803 attempts to open, but after a few seconds of trying to open, it just closes by itself.  It just started doing this a day or so ago.
Really weird.  Firefox and Chrome work fine.  Edge works fine as well.

Any ideas?
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How do I get the streaming URL from an online radio so I can play the stream in VLC player.

This is the radio source http://radio4fm.com/player/ 

I have tried looking the source code and tried a software called url helping but no luck.

Any windows software or even Android software which can get me the streaming url that would be great. I even have a rooted android phone so if any app you think will get me the url then please share so I can try it.
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I have 3 workstations.  3 are windows 7 and 1 is windows 10.  I need to block one website from these machines.  I'm trying to figure out if I can do it locally.  They are all on the domain.  Is there a way I can block a certain website at the machine level?  the are using both Chrome and IE 11 the site is an http://x.x.x.x:port/xxx/xxx
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I setup an NVR to do live streaming video from camera, using H.265 encoding format. When I open the NVR from web browsers (Microsoft Edge, IE, Chrome), I wouldn't be able to see the video. Only if I changed to H.264 streaming, I could see the video.

Does it mean the web browsers cannot support H.265 encoding? If there is a way, how can I make the browsers support H.265?

Thank you!
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Still attempting to lock down any access to the Internet (via IE 11) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 which I use to host RemoteApps via RDP.  I have everything pretty well locked down now, but users can still browse, download files, and actually run programs on my server from the web using the "CTRL+U" key combination.  I've been able (thru GPO and Windows Registry entries) to lock down CTRL+O, CTRL+P, CTRL+T, CTRL+S, F1, "right-clicking" to "view source" (i.e. right-click is totally inoperable).  The only apparent "chink in my armor" is the CTRL+U key combination which displays the web page source and provides an option to "Save..." which opens the Windows Standard Save As Dialog box, which, in turn, allows the user to type in any program (e.g. CMD.EXE which opens up a command prompt).  Any help would definitely be appreciated....after resolving all the other key combinations, this last one is driving me crazy!
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Is it possible to find our the age of the image in the www site?
Need to determine an approximate age either the image of the www site possibly.
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Hello! I have a problem with Windows 7 Pro fully patched using IE 11. I had an issue where I would open Chrome but the page wouldn't come up. The process appeared, but the window didn't open. I reinstalled Chrome and that was fine. After that, IE would always give me "Page Can't Be Displayed". I tried clearing the cache entirel, resetting it entirely, as well as reinstalling to the same result. I also tried manually setting my DNS to and external (8.8.8.8) on the network adapter and setting the domain to my domain in the Append These DNS Suffixes under the advanced section. Now this worked. I then decided to try reinstalling the network adapter driver which of course resets the settings. IE still worked after that. So today IE is back to Page Cannot Be Displayed. I tried the last solution again and this time it didn't have an effect. Has anyone had this problem or any alternate solutions? I also tried a system restore to a previous time when things works.
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We have Windows 10 Enterprise on various versions 1703, 1709 and 1803.  We have an external website we use which was recently updated by a third party.  When we log into the site, some features do not work as the code appears to be newer and IE defaults to document type 7 on mostof our machines.  If we log in and switch the emulation to IE 11 once logged in, it works fine but this is only a temporary fix.   Some of our machines work fine and others don't.  We have ruled out Windows updates based on the fact that machine with exact same updates, some work some don't. We have cleared caches from within IE and reset IE from within IE with no luck of the application working.  We have also removed "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer" in an attempt to reset IE but it doesn't appear to fully reset.  On further testing, we have found that if we create another user profile on the same machine, it works fine so this may be related to the user profile.  Another thing noticed is it may be related to using Microsoft tools to pull and plant profiles on computer rebuild but we have not made this determination 100% but new builds without copying profile seem to be the ones working fine.  Are there any other suggestions to try or any other way to fully reset IE for a specific user profile?  Unfortunately, we have hundred of machine and while we need a solution, we would also like to be able to automate it as creating new profiles on every machine would mean complete reconfiguration of …
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I'm attempting to lock down any access to the Internet (via IE 11) on my Windows Server 2008 R2 which I use to host RemoteApps via RDP.  I have everything pretty well locked down now, but user's can still browse (or download files) from the web using the "Ctrl+O" key combination.  Does anyone know how I can turn off this key combination option to help me make my system more secure?
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I have an internal web service for our I.T. tech support. Today I had couple of users who said when they click on the internal link and they get redirected to a site getwidgetserver.com and it doesn't let them go back to the internal service.

I have scanned this PCs multiple times with our AVG antivirus, we have also downloaded Malware bytes and not luck. Have any of you had this issue ? do you have any ideas how I can remove this redirect form these client computers?

Here is a full url for the redirect - www6.widgetserver.com

Thanks,
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What steps need to be taken to enable cookies within the Google Chrome web browser?

When I logon to a Comcast Cable modem I get the message shown below that cookies must be enabled in order for me to access the cable modem.

Please provide me with the steps on how to enable cookies within the Google Chrome web browser.

Enable cookies in Chrome
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Machine is running 64 bit Windows 7 home premium. I have reinstalled network drivers, did the win sick reset, emptied cache, but internet explorer is extremely slow to load pages. Program will open, but content takes a while to load. Ping times are about 36 ms & speed tests show nearly 300 mbps. Computer is connected to Comcast modem via Ethernet cable & other devices all are fine, but are also connected via wireless.
What else could it be?
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Internet Explorer is a series of graphical web browsers first developed by Microsoft Corporation in 1995. It is included in the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems. It was first released as part of the add-on package Plus! for Windows 95.

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