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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Integrated Windows Authentication not working on PC bound to AD network

Background: Web server running LAMP stack Web server has VPN tunnel to AD network at HQ Multiple AD networks around the globe with VPN tunnels and trust relationships to HQ network Kerberos ...
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Slow browsing through IE on Windows Server 2012

We've run into strange issue on the freshly installed servers. H/W: IBM server X3550 M4 7914; OS: Windows Server 2012 Std. Then we try to browse on the servers thru IE, not all sites are opened or it ...
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Downgrade IE11 on Windows 2012 Server R2

I have setup a test environment with Windows 2012 Server R2 Std, using RDS/RemoteFX. Anyways, the server is running fine but I need to use IE 10 and not IE 11 on the server itself. I have a web ...
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Can't launch web platform installer

I need to install url-rewrite module (windows server 2008) - while extension starts setup it tries to launch web platform installer- get error: Unable download the product list from. Check your ...
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Serving from different directories for Internet Explorer

We have two different versions of our website - one for older versions of Internet Explorer (7 and 8), and one for all other browsers. (arguments around JS feature detection have been made, but we ...
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Testing WPAD file locally with Internet Explorer 11

I am in the process of making our WPAD script ipv6 ready. I downloaded our current (working) WPAD script and configured the following options in Internet Options -> Connections -> LAN settings ...
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Internet Explorer 8 download attachment issue

I have a web application which downloads xlsx file over SSL. Its working in all the browsers except for IE 8. It gives me the following error :Internet Explorer was not able to open this Internet ...
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Group Policy Internet Explorer, Add-on list not working

We have group policy setup at our company something similar to the setup below Domain Policy OU Policy The domain policy is set to enabled for "Do not allow users to enable or disable add-ons" ...
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What sites must I trust in order to download software *to a server* using IE?

I am working at a client site and they are insisting that I download a patch from a server, for local installation. USB drives, copying from my laptop, etc, is not permitted. The only browser I can ...
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Honor EXIF tag on IIS

Forgive me if this isn't the correct area, but figure I'd give it a shot. I have a virtual directory mapped to a fileshare over IIS. On this fileshare are images. When viewing an image through the ...
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Cannot unblock IE9 installation after GPO blocker kit

I need to unblock the installation of Internet Explorer 9, after using the Internet Explorer 9 Blocker Toolkit in a GPO. In a way the unblocking does work, after disabling it in the GPO, but the ...
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Windows server 2012 user/administrator missing programs

I have the weirdest thing with windows server i have ever encountered. When i log into the IIS server i have all my pined icons in the metro interface, my task bar pinned programs and my mapped shares ...
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Distributing Favorites to all Internet Explorer installations in local network

I am managing a company with 150 Windows machines. I would like to manage a central list of Favorites (hyperlinks with a text description) which is automatically synced with each Internet Explorer ...
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Internet Explorer IE11 launches in Enhanced Security for Users despite setting in Server Manager

Our users log on to an RDP server running Windows 2008 R2. I have already gone into Server Manager and disabled ESC for both admins and users. While the setting is applied for admins, users still go ...
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How do you manage Internet Explorer using IEAK and Group Policy?

We've always used "Internet Explorer Maintenance" (IEM) in Group Policies to manage Internet Explorer settings. Apparently since IE 10, we need to use Internet Explorer Administration Kit (IEAK) to ...
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Automatic Proxy Configuration Script - Lab Setup Process

I have a requirement to set a test machine which utilises automatic proxy configuration using a WPAD.DAT file. This is to replicate a customer environment (that we can't use for testing) so we may ...
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SSL Client Certificate works in Google Chrome, but doesn't work in Internet Explorer

Here's the setup: we've got a Production and a Test server, both Win2008R2 / IE9 and mostly similar in hardware/software/updates. We also have a client certificate (self-signed, private key included) ...
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How to find users' Internet Explorer history on Terminal Server (Windows 2008 R2)

So I need to see histories for dozens of agents on TS. Where IE stores that, and is there any easier way then going manually to each users folder? Thanks.
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“Automatically Detect Setting” vs “Use Automatic Config Script”

I would like to know, in Internet Explorer, the difference between "Automatically Detect Setting" and "Use Automatic Config Script". I think I know that "Automatically Detect Setting" makes the ...
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SSL Certificate error in IE8 (It's OK in IE10, Chrome and Firefox)

We have a SSL offloader (nginx) with different certificates for different machines and subdomains. It encrypts and redirects all the traffic to the corresponding machines. It works OK with all ...
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Set Document Mode for Website We Don't Control

There is a site developed by Oracle and hosted at our parent company that users at our company need access to. This site only renders properly if the Document Mode is set to IE8. Our users have ...
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Internet Explorer 9 & 10 Group Policy Preferences missing

I have a single Domain Controller network (Windows Server 2008 R2, running on the 2003 Forest/domain level), with the clients currently migrating from WinXP Pro to Win7 Pro. I Need to control the ...
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WMI filter for Internet Explorer 10+

I need to apply a GPO on all machines with IE 10+ but the setting does not need to be and shouldn't be applied to ie 9. All the machines are Windows Vista, 7, and 8 (some 32 bit and others 64). I ...
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Why there are three rounds of message exchanges for integrated windows authentication for IE

According to the result monitored by fiddler, there are totally 3 handshakes for integrated windows authentication for IE. GET /home - 401 Unauthorized WWW-Authenticate: Negotiate, NTLM GET ...
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DNS error only in IE

Our Intranet page has stopped working on some machines/some user accounts. The error I am getting points to a DNS issue but If I ping the site from the command line the it responds fine. The error ...
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Certificate address mismatch warning GPO cannot be Disabled

I found the "Turn on certificate address mismatch warning" and I need to set it to Disabled. Seems like the Console is not accepting that option (I Can set it to enabled and it will work) and I'd like ...
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Internet Explorer ignoring PHP setcookie() from CentOS server

In the past we used a windows XAMPP server for an internal website. It worked fine but had some intermittent issues and we decided to move to a LAMP server on CentOS. We made the switch today but it ...
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Internet explorer cannot display the page, other browsers can, possibly htaccess / server error

After the migration of a high traffic site, from Redhat to Suse, Internet Explorer users (of at least IE 9) have, in some cases, troubles to view the frontpage (error message: "Internet explorer ...
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Why can't I see all of the client certificates available when I visit my web site locally on Windows 7 IIS 7?

My team has recently moved to Windows 7 for our developer machines. We are attempting to configure IIS for application testing. Our application requires SSL and client certificates in order to ...
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IE 10 missing Proxy GPO settings

Is there any way to remove the users possibility to change the proxy settings from IE 10 with GPO ? In IE 9 you had the "Disable Changing Proxy Settings" setting in \Administrative templates\Windows ...
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IIS not sending ASP.Net cookies to IE10 (and only to IE10)

I have IIS 7.5 server running ASP.Net application, which for some reason doesn't send ASP.Net authentication cookies to IE10. This happens only when request comes in from IE10 browser and only over ...
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IIS 7.5 - Authentication works with IP Adress but NOT with FQDN

I'm using an IIS Server and run into the following problem: Using Internet Explorer, I type http://1.2.3.4/mySite/ and everything works fine, it uses my Windows credentials. When I try ...
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Sending two Content-Security-Policy headers

I current have an nginx server that is sending the Content-Security-Policy header, however I've read that apparently IE only supports "X-Content-Security-Policy". Would it be a good idea to send both ...
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Is a memory leak possible?

We have a group of employees who are required to use IE (8, 9 or 10 doesn't seem to make a difference in the issue). When they navigate to the website they are suppose to use, an application loads ...
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HP t510 thin client displays additional buttons in taskbar when ie9 is opened

We have a new Citrix XenApp 6.5 installation. Our HP t510 thin clients display two additional buttons in the task bar when IE9 starts. When an additional tab is opened, another two buttons appear. ...
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Port IE Bookmarks to Chrome [closed]

I want to be able to automate the transfer of existing Internet Explorer bookmarks to Google Chrome. We're rolling out Chrome to several users, but we want them to have their old bookmarks from IE ...
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Windows Server Edition and Hotfix Compatibility

I am fairly new to Windows, coming from a Linux/Apache background so I apologize up front. I am trying to apply this ASP.NET hotfix that updates browser definitions to include IE 10. I incorrectly ...
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Cannot install Intel drivers from CD (browser driven install)

I'm trying to install some Intel drivers in a Windows Server 2008 R2 (64 bits) box. These drivers come in a CD. Problem is, this is a "browser-driven" install. And Internet Explorer, in this server ...
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Renewing SBS2011 Exchange Self-Signed Certificate w/o changing home page in IE?

On a previous server when we used the built in SBS wizard to renew the certificate it worked, however it reset all of the computers on the domain's IE home page to companyweb. Is there a way to do ...
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Browser can't reach destinations outside proxy

I have a couple of new touchscreen machines (Acer Veriton V3631G) at a school which run Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 9. For some reason Internet Explorer can only reach destinations inside the ...
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Prevent IE10 from creating WebCache through Group Policy

IE10 implemented the WebCache which appears to be the new way of doing Temporary Internet Files. The location of this is C:\Users\\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WebCache In my situation we have a ...
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create registry key using variable in batch file 2008r2

I would like to create a new registry key to add the current computer name to the internet explorer trusted sites in windows 2008r2 x64 My server is called "MyServerName" in a batch file if I type ...
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How do I configure IE10 Group Policy Settings on Server 2008 R2?

Where do I find the proxy server setting while creating a group policy? I know that IE 10 removed the IE Maintenance Policy. I read that you need to go through the Preference route. However, even ...
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What happens when a browser does not support SNI

A seemingly simple question, but valid nonetheless. What exactly happens when a browser which does not support SNI attempts to visit a site configured to force SSL via SNI. Thanks
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IE supplies wrong username for NTLM Proxy Auth

We have a managed proxy based on Squid, using NTLM "fakeauth" authentication. The system has been running well for over a year. My issue lies in the client I believe. Yesterday, a specific user on a ...
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RDS Webpage Display Delays

I have built a Windows Server 2012 with RDS for testing purposes. When logged on as any user (Administrator or standard user), opening multiple Internet Explorer (or even Firefox) pages experience a ...
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File URI in IE has stopped responding

In our office we have a web server that has a very basic set of webpages. Recently the File URI has just stopped responding for many people. When you click on the link, nothing happens, IE does not ...
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How can I reset settings for Internet Explorer using a script?

I'm looking to reset Internet Explorer back to factory defaults using a batch file. I'd also like to delete: all Downloads, History, Cookies and Cache, plus anything else in a user's IE profile.
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Internet Explorer issues with wpad.dat

I am setting up a Squid caching proxy server at work to cache some map data for one of our web apps. My wpad.dat works great in Firefox & Chrome but it does not work correctly with Internet ...
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Flash player installed but does not show in IE add-on manager

Trying to push Flash 11 to my domain's Windows 7 machines (which all have IE 9) through GPO was not working, so as a debug step I decided to install it manually and see if perhaps it was a rights ...