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How do I turn off IE's protected mode in Windows 2008 R2?

How do I turn off IE's protected mode in Windows 2008 R2? I'm building development servers, and it is just getting in the way.
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IIS6 intranet site using integrated authentication fails to load when accessed externally

I've developed a couple of internal sites for my organization that use integrated authentication. Ultimately we want these sites to be accessible externally to users with domain-joined computers. ...
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Is IE8 ready for corporate enviroment?

I am an IT-Admin at an medium sized lawyer firm. I see that Windows Update is trying to push IE8 out to the market. Does anyone know if there is any disadvantages to upgrade to IE8? Besides, perhaps, ...
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How to disable autocomplete for passwords in IE8 via GPO?

In IE6 there was a registry key hidden away that would allow you to enable autocomplete but only for usernames, not passwords. This key no longer has any effect in IE8. I can either enable or disable ...
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Debugging UI Problems in IE8 (Was IE8 on Windows 7 Authentication Mess) [closed]

UPDATE: I think the real question I need to ask here is: how does a technician debug UI problems with Internet Explorer, and not HTML rendering issues that have pretty good tools? I am aware of the ...
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IE 8 Authentication Denied on local SharePoint Site

I just installed IE 8 and I am now unable to authenticate with my SharePoint 2007 site using Integrated Authentication. I have no problems, however, connecting with Firefox using the exact same user ...
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IE8 request problems in intranet

One of our customers has problems using our CMS (hosted at a server on their intranet). The problem does only occur in IE8 and not in other Browsers like FF or Safari. It looks as if from time to ...
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IE8 Compatibility View group policy list not working

We recently rolled out IE8 to our organisation (2,500 people). Given we had several legacy internal web apps that did not support IE8 (but worked fine in Compatibility Mode), we decided to put our ...
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Slow IE8 Start-up due to LDAP DNS queries

Recently (in the last few days), my installation of IE8 has been taking 15 to 20 seconds to load my home page. Specifically, the sequence of events (as reported by WireShark) is:- Browser issues a ...
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Is there a workaround for using the Virtual Server 2005 Administration Website with Internet Explorer 8?

Since upgrading to Internet Explorer 8 I've been getting JavaScript errors when performing certain functions (like "Turn On") on the Virtual Server 2005 Enterprise R2 SP1 Administration Website: ...
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Dell Windows 7 DVD includes IE9, where to find IE8?

It appears as though we can now only get a 64 bit installation of windows 7 to come with IE9, and I cannot find an installer for IE 8 for it. This presents a problem, as I am building a new machine ...
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Slow IE8 Startup

Has anyone else had issues with IE8 taking it's own sweet time starting up and/or hanging? I have a couple of machines on my network that won't start up quickly (like over a minute to load). I've ...
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IE8 script error 800704a6?

We have a user who suddenly started getting the following error when trying to open some web apps using window.open from within an embedded web browser in our software The script uses javascript's ...
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Internet Explorer sometimes only prints the first page

We have a client who prints several pages from a web site. Most of the time it works fine. However, occasionally, Internet Explorer 8 only prints the first page, even when All Pages is selected. ...
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Stop IE8 renaming files to .zip when downloading?

We have some files on our web server, which are valid zip files but are used by another program as data files. However, when downloading these files (by clicking on an href link) with Internet ...
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Auto-detect proxy settings for the network

Firefox browser contains network settings under Tools-->Options-->Advanced-->Network-->Settings and there is an option to do auto detect proxy settings, how should I enable this? Currently this is ...
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Website security certificate warnings in IE8 Windows 7 (64bit), fine in Firefox

We received new computers for use in the office (Dell Vostro). They seem to work fine for the most part but when we use IE8 to go to some websites, such as Yahoo! Mail, it tells us: There is a ...
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Squid, NTLM, Windows 7 and IE8

I'm running Squid 2.7-stable4, Samba 3 and the Windows 7 RC with IE8. I have NTLM authentication setup on my squid proxy server and it works fine for every combination of browser and Windows ...
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Group Policy Proxy settings not being applied after IE8 installed

issue we are still facing is GPO is not getting applied even after successful IE8 installation. Tried reboot / logging off twice but still not working. And as GPO is not applied, automatic ...
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Prevent MSIE 8 from reloading PAC file

How do I prevent Internet Explorer from reloading the PAC file? I need to stop IE8 from reloading the PAC file on every request the browser makes. I only require it to load once per session.
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Internet Explorer 8 prevents dll download

We have an old web app that we are still running and it requires Internet Explorer to download a .dll file automatically before it can launch the program. This is a web base testing program for ...
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Default Search provider in Internet Explorer 8 Via GP?

Does anyone know how to change the default search provider in IE8 Via Group Policy? IE7 seemed to work okay but once I rolled out the IE8 browser update via WSUS, it defaults back to Bing search on ...
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How to import an ADMX into a GPO

I'm trying to deploy an policy for the compatabilty list in IE 8 though at this point I'd settle for just being able to use a .admx The basic problem I'm running into is when creating/editing a GPO I ...
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Internet Explorer 8 causing login prompt connecting to Sharepoint 2007 (from separate workstation)

We are using integrated windows authentication (I think NTLM). All other clients seem to be working fine, IE6 or IE7. The intranet site is in the trusted sites zone in IE. First user to test said ...
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Using runas with IE8

We currently run IE6. Our helpdesk people routinely start admin sessions of Windows Explorer by Right-clicking the IE6 shortcut on the quicklaunch bar, Selecting "Run as...", Entering admin ...
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How do I Stop IE8 through WSUS

Currently I have a two domain enviroment of vista with all machines calling into WSUS. The with the recent advent of IE8 being avaliable through WSUS that's been great. However I want to stop IE8 ...
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IE8 Deployment Issues

We're attempting to deploy IE8 to finally upgrade our environment from IE6. However, we've hit a couple of issues and wondered if anyone else has had similar problems. I've downloaded IEAK for IE8 ...
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Disabling IE Security popup with Registry entry

For an unattended installation, how could I disable the popup in IE8: When you send information to the internet it might be possible for others to see that information? This popup blocks my scripts. ...
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Remotely from Chrome or IE page loads ~60seconds, from Firefox or IE on local machine - instantly

The problem: If i access SharePoint from Windows 7 with IE8 or Chrome5 - I must wait for like a minute to get a response. If i use other Windows 7 with IE8, just the same - just wait a MINUTE. If i ...
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Accessing Virtual Server 2005 RC2 hosted machines using IE8

I'm trying to access some hosted WinXP machines inside Virtual Server 2005 RC2 using IE8 (via the ActiveX control in the web admin page), but when I do the mouse cursor behave erratically. A tiny ...
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What ciphers are compatible with both Java 6/Tomcat 7 and IE8 (XP)?

I have disabled SSL3 and restricted the ciphers available to a recommended set but now I can't access my server using IE8 on Windows XP. If I allow all ciphers then I can connect using IE8 but when I ...
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IE8, “Enable Native XMLHTTP support” option - why not?

Distributed network, about 600 PCs, just upgraded to IE8. Currently the 'Enable Native XMLHTTP Support' option is disabled (perhaps this is an artifact of the upgrade from IE7) but its causing a few ...
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IE8 installation via Group Policy Objects installs even if user has IE8

When I try to deploy IE8 group policy to users that already have IE8 installed the group policy object uninstalls and then re-installs IE8. Is there anyway to prevent this?
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Windows Internet Explorer 8 Dynamic Installer category in WSUS

I'm new to WSUS and I'm in the process of setting up a WSUS server. I'm wondering what is meant by the "Windows Internet Explorer 7/8 Dynamic Installer" category under "Under Products And ...
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Unable to surf to Internet Explorer 8 Trusted sites

After an install of QuickBooks 2009 Pro (QB) I'm getting a prompt that IE 8 seucurity settings need to be changed. When I click "Fix errors" it opens the standard IE 8 add site to Trusted site dialog. ...
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IE8 cannot view sites that share certificate on one IP from IIS 7.5

I have multiple sites with different root domains that use use the same IP/port and certificate on IIS 7.5. With firefox, chrome, and IE9 it works fine. But IE8 users experience the error:-- ...
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IIS6 site using integrated authentication (NTLM) fails when accessed with Win7 / IE8

I'm having pretty similar problems as described in case 139099, but the fix there doesn't seem to work for me. Here's the details: Server: Win2003Srv R2 SP2 Stadalone, not a member of a domain. ...
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Integrated Windows Authentication not working in IE only

In my site I have one folder that does not allow anonymous access. It is set up to use Integrated Windows Authentication as it is on an AD domain. The login works fine in Firefox, Chrome, even Safari, ...
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How do I change IE8 settings for terminal (rdp) users in Windows Server 2003

I have a terminal server (Windows 2003) serving 10-15 users. I have a list of internet/intranet secure sites configured in administrator account for which security level is set to low. However when a ...
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Problem with authentication of users via IE when using “host header value”

I'm trying to set multiple web sites up in an IIS 6. I've got a working virtual site residing under the default web site, but if I create a new web site in IIS and assign it a host header value, let ...
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IE 8 Update Problem

OK, I finally broke down and approved the IE 8 update on my WSUS update. It installed fine on about 50 computers but one computer is having a major problem installing. It installs with no errors and ...
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Error “iertutil.dll not found” after installing IE8

I rolled out IE8 to a group of test users in our organisation overnight, and after logging in in the morning, several of the users reported the error Userinit.exe error and explorer.exe error - ...
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Cannot save form data in IE8

Running Windows XP SP3 AUTOCOMPLETE checkboxes are indeed selected under CONTENT TAB and ADVNCED TAB in options. Autocomplete web addresses works. Tried so far. Removed IE8 reinstalled. Cleared ...
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Installing Group Policy Template

We're prepping to roll out IE8 to our organisation. I'm trying to figure out how to install the policy template to the W2K3 DC so I can configure the policy options. I get the feeling that installing ...
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2 sited hosted in NGINX with separate SSL certs. IE8 posting invalid when starting at one site going to the other

If users with IE8 go directly to www.xyz.com, SSL cert is fine. Users going directly to www.zyx.com have no issues with cert. If users start at one site and go to the other, they get invalid cert ...
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Disable Cache in SSRS 2008 R2

This is a problem that occurs for our IE 8 users (does not happen on IE 9). When rendering a reporting services report IE 8 caches the report so if the data is changed and the user re-runs the report ...
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On my IIS7 how to I enable the download size for Internet Explorer to give an estimate download time

I have an IIS7 server, which people download exe files from. When people are using Internet explorer the download dialog box says that the size is unknown. What setting in IIS will allow the clients ...
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Apache's 404 page not shown in IE but works in firefox?

The related configuration is like this: ErrorDocument 404 /404.php And it works in firefox,but when in IE it's not shown(IE's default 404 page is shown instead) Has anyone experienced this?
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RHEV SPICE console in IE8 fails to start

I've got an issue with the fabulous Internet Explorer browser when working with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization manager. When in IE8, I click the "console" in RHEV administrator portal, the RHEV ...
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Print Preview Blank IE8

On a Windows XP, in IE8 print preview always appears completely blank except for header information. I can open the generated temp file in firefox and print it from there. I have tried browsing ...