Windows Internet Explorer is a series of graphical web browsers developed by Microsoft and included as part of the Microsoft Windows line of operating systems starting in 1995.

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Not able to open or save PDFs in Internet Explorer 11

I was hoping that maybe someone in the community could give me some suggestions to solving a problem that I am troubleshooting. We have a number of users where I work that are using Virtual Machines ...
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Why do IE zone assignments GPO only apply after ESC is toggled on and off again

We have a Windows server 2012 R2 remote desktop farm, which we have applied a GPO to, to control site to zone assignments. This was working fine up until recently, but just lately, we have found that ...
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How to change IE settings on Win 10 without opening IE to remove safebrowsing.biz malware? [duplicate]

I've got safebrowsing.biz on my Windows 10 that changed home page on Internet Explorer to point to the above website that immediately take over with multiple popups that prevent me from changing IE ...
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Failure Forcing Google as default Search Engine in IE 11 on Windows 10 through GPO

Based on the advice of these 2 guides: https://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/122127-set-google-as-default-search-provider-in-ie-with-gpo I tried writing a GPO that would set Internet Explorer's ...
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Internet Explorer doesn't resolve DNS properly

I have a weird issue with users. We are using Citrix XenApp. Users have to login through a portal. Lets call it portal.example.com. They can do this both at the company or from home. If a user starts ...
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Benchmarking websites via a browser to check loading times of a server?

I'm looking for a benchmarking tool to help find out the loading times of a website, I what to be able to run it like 250 times automatically to work out if a series of changes improves things or not. ...
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Configure same Internet Explorer zone mappings with and without ESC via GPO

Our Active Directory domain consisting of Windows Server 2012 R2 servers and Windows 7 workstations configures Internet Explorer security zones using this Group Policy setting: Computer Configuration/...
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IE 11 defaults Browser Profile to Enterprise emulation.

My computer is part of domain and my IE 11 defaults Browser Profile to Enterprise emulation which in turn sets Document Mode to 10. This is causing the browser to render website as older version of IE....
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IE 11 flickering in process flow CRM online 2015 +

I currently use CRM online 2015 and get the option set "flickering" when I try to change the value only on IE 11. If I activate the "legacy mode" the flickering is not there. I try some post to ...
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How to find out IE's Proxy settings for all users on a server (i.e. Windows 2008R2)?

I am trying to pull this information with the following below powershell script but it is only fetching the information for my profile and not all the users that have logged in to the server. Am I ...
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Does Internet Explorer background load static content

I'm trying to understand some odd access logs on an server that requires user sign in to access content. We get frequent access logs from users that are not authenticated, however they are requesting ...
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Add IE11 Search Providers by GP but do not restrict users in adding more

Is it possible to add search providers to IE11 without removing the users ability to add more? I've tried adding the necessary registry keys to both HKLM and HKCU Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 with IIS7 - RC4/SSL3 disabled, but still flagged for having them

According to IIS Crypto, my RC4 and SSL3 items are disabled; however, ssllabs still rings up the site as failing. SSLLabs result IIS Crypto results: IIS Crypto results Same settings on server and ...
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RDS RemoteApp with Java

I am attempting to put together a small RDSH farm to deliver a front-end which requires Java. The front end is a simple VB executable which displays a predefined java-driven web front end. Now, my ...
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Office 365 Video login not working in IE

Using Office 365 Video, I have embedded a Video into our Moodle Virtual Learning Environment. The video says to login as shown in the image below. In Chrome (and other user's Internet Explorer 11 ...
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Allowing “Unknown Publisher” application to launch from IE

We have a 3rd-party system that uses an XBAP app, which is launched from Internet Explorer. More often than not, when it starts up, it displays an "Unknown Publisher" warning: To even run the ...
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How to disable integrated Windows authentication Internet Explorer in Group Policy Management on Windows Server 2012?

I'm wondering if it is possible to disable the integrated Windows authentication of Internet Explorer by using Group Policy Management on Windows Server 2012.
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Bug with TLS 1.2 in Internet Explorer 11 / Windows 7?

I am running some small websites which are served by Apache / Linux. Currently, I am trying to cut down the SSL configuration as far as possible to make it as secure as possible. I have configured ...
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a conflict with Internet Explorer kiosk mode and the Windows 10 taskbar

I have a silly little problem I'm trying to solve: I'm using Windows 10 Pro on an AD Domain. If I launch Internet Explorer in kiosk mode (%ProgramFiles%\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe -k) either ...
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Chrome/IE proxy pac issue

I created a simple proxy.pac file and I put it on one of my webserver. This proxy pac file tells browser to display all internal resources and all https resources "DIRECT" and use a proxy for all ...
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Disable IE Compatibility Mode for selected websites

I know there's some well-supported methods for turning Compatibility Mode on for specific domains and addresses, but what about the reverse? In my case, I'd like to leave the settings open to the user,...
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How to add IE Compatibility View item via Group Policy?

I am looking to add a single item to IE Compatibility View across devices on the network. I know it's possible to deploy Compatibility View via Group Policy, but it looks like it would override the ...
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Window Server 2012R2 IE very slow to load first page only when ESC turned off

Running Windows Server 2012 R2, when I used Server Manager to turn off enhanced security configuration for IE, IE is then extremely slow to load the first page. With ESC on, IE works normally. But ...
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Internet Explorer 10 group policy

This question is related to Internet Explorer 9 & 10 Group Policy Preferences missing I have about 20 domain controllers and when I try edit a group policy object then go to user configuration > ...
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.pac file to allow non specified, trusted sites

I have a situation whereby a non trusted (to my main domain) workgroup is granted internet access through a proxy but the websites are white-listed by means of a .pac file (hosted on IIS that each ...
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Differing if-modified-since headers in IE and Firefox/Chrome

Strangely IE always requests the same non-changed images from my webserver although it should have cached them. In fact Firefox and Chrome (also Opera fyi) do cache these resources. For example ...
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Result (Aborted) when navigating to web portal

I administer a webapp (HP Service Manager). After upgrading browsers (IE, FF) we are not able to access the web front end. Using the "Dev Tools" in IE, I see the "result" of the request was "(...
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Group Policy Preferences: Content Advisor disabled

We decommissioned our last Windows 2008 R2 server, and with it goes the ability to edit Internet Explorer Maintenance policy settings. Moving forward is Group Policy Preferences... so, I open up ...
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Adding trusted sites to all users in a machine

I am trying to add trusted sites for all users in a computer. To go about this I would have to add it in the Local Machine part of the registry. However, any changes I make to the ZoneMap associated ...
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Using a .PAC file for switching proxies

My question is similar to this one: I need to connect to distinct proxies depending on whether I attempt to visit internal or external sites using my organization's network. No .PAC files have been ...
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IE and Chrome: ERR_SSL_VERSION_OR_CIPHER_MISMATCH

Hello i have this error with IE and Google chrome in Windows XP but my website work with Windows Seven (all browser) and Firefox (windows XP too) I learn in internet the problem its caused by ECDSA ...
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Windows Server 2012 Missing Internet Explorer Maintenance in Group Policy

I'm trying to set Internet Explorer as the default browser for all users on a clients terminal server. I was trying to do it following this guide however I couldn't get passed step 4 Right-click ...
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Is there a non-moblie based tool for testing ActiveSync?

Is there any ActiveSync plugin for Internet explorer or any Windows based tool that can be used to test whether or not clients can connect to our Exchange servers from outside our network?
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Remove all sites from allowed list for plugin in IE via GP

I would like to remove all sites from the list of approved sites for a plugin in Internet Explorer as described here but I would like to do so via Group Policy. Is this possible? I know I can disable ...
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compatibility mode server 2008 R2 higher than IE 7?

I have 4 terminal servers, all running server 2008 R2, that need to run a few websites in compatibility mode. When I create the GPO, all I see is IE 7 compatibility mode... This works for all the ...
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How to redirect a client whose browser fails the handshake because it can't accept TLS1.1 or 1.2?

Our servers are no longer using SSL3.0 or TLS1.0. When an older browser tries to connect and the request is made with https, they get a "Page cannot be displayed" message. I want to redirect them to ...
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<script> always pending on IE11 and CentOS Apache

Using Apache HTTPD 2.2.15 on CentOS 6.6 I have a simple client-side call elsewhere: <script src="//txph.cfwebtools.com/CJT/index.js"></script> while returns this code via this machine: ...
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User Getting Logged out in IE when closing browser

I am running a Drupal 7 site and am noticing a problem on IE9, when the browser window is closed the user is logged out. We have "remember me" module enabled and the cookie is set to not expire. There ...
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Bombarded with hundreds of probably automated page refreshes every few hours

It seems like some Internet Explorer users are sending my web server hundreds of requests per minute (for a few minutes) to refresh the page with a user-agent like this: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE ...
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Web sites freeze after clicking link - unexplainable ACK packet

We have a sporadic problem accessing some internal links on websites. (Windows Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome) Behaviour On first clicking a link, the browser will load infinitely. The second ...
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Homepage setting in Local Group Policy not working on first launch of session

I have a Windows 7 Professional x64 computer I am trying to "lock down" in the absence of Steady State. I have set the policy for the Internet Explorer homepage under Administrative Templates - ...
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“The associate private key cannot be found” error and “certutil -repairstore” failure with Windows certificate and key files?

Old machine cannot boot into windows to perform a cert export. The cert file and key file have been retrieved from the file system and copied. Cert is for IE SSL access to a bank. C:\Users{user}\...
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WebSphere breaks connection while servlet continues to work

We have an application running on WebSphere. Requests are often running for a long time (tens of minutes). Our users report that Internet Explorer breaks connection and shows blank screen after some ...
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Integrated Auth working randomly with ADFS server

We have a working ADFS server that is allowing some users to authenticate to a SP through WIA, but some folks are being directed to the ADFS login page for the RPT. Users can then log in there and ...
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Why would IE9 launch when IE11 is installed?

We have recently deployed IE11 to all our desktops, in order to support a new application (which has already gone live). We have already (manually) checked every workstation prior to go-live, and ...
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Group Policy and Internet Explorer's Site to Zone assignment issues?

We are using GPO to apply Site to Zone assignements for our users so that we can add some specific addresses into their Internet Explorer's Intranet and Trusted zones. Using the Site to Zone GPO ...
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IE connection setting: Automatic configuration vs. manual proxy server - precedence?

When I choose Use automatic configuration script and point it to our proxies pac-file, will the proxy setting on the bottom become inactive?
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GPO Policy 'Applied' but not taking effect unless gpupdate /force is run

I do not yet have a 2012 DC or a Win 8 machine to manage IE 10 / 11 settings via GPMC. So I have created a policy with a registry setting so that users in a specific OU get specific .PAC settings in ...
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Why is Internet Explorer 11 unable to connect to HTTPS sites when TLS 1.2 is enabled?

Normally I don't use Internet Explorer at all. I use it only in design time for interface tests (development machine and with unencrypted http). Every week I run the SSL Labs server test which says ...
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how to stop future internet explorer updates on windows server 2012 R2

Is there a way to disable future updates of Internet Explorer on a windows server 2012 R2 system? In the IE11 -> "About Internet Explorer" window there is no check box anymore for "Install new ...