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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apache tomcat IE caching problem

I'm running apche2 and tomcat6 both on port 80 with mod_jk setup on ubuntu servers(8.10,9.10). Tomcat is being used for serving jsp pages. I've a small problem with the IE browser which doesn't cache ...
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Cookie not send in IE, when used in an IFrame from another domain

IE 8 and 9 does not send the cookie on the next request. It works in Chrome 14 and FF 6. In my case I've got an ASP.NET 3.5 web app running that uses cookies for authentication. If the cookie is not ...
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How do I kick off iexplore.exe to open a url from a windows 2003 scheduled task? It only seems to open the required url when I am logged in as the user it runs under

I want to startup iexplore once an hour pointed at a specific url to kick off some processing. It's a Windows 2003 server with Internet Explorer 7 running in enhanced security configuration. The ...
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Can I change Internet Explorer security settings using a script?

Is it possible to change Internet Explorer security settings using a .bat or .vbs file? Basically, I need to change IE7 and IE8 security settings for the local intranet. The settings I want to ...
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When I type localhost in IE8 only I get redirected to our public website

The other day I posted this question http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7519360/urls-are-inconsistently-being-redirected-using-isapi-urlrewrite-3-0 I was doing some local development testing on my ...
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Make unsigned ActiveX run in IE 9

Here is the problem I have: I need a web page to execute an unsigned ActiveX control that is installed (with regsvr32) on my machine I have the following snippet of the code: <object ...
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IE8 reports a GeoTrust SSL certificate as “not trusted”, other browsers fine

We've been using a GeoTrust SSL certificate, for some time now, and I just got a call that Internet Explorer warns its users that our certificate is not trusted. I really have no clue what's going on. ...
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New IE windows open in background on restricted computer

We have a new computer build that is locked down via GPO. We have locked it down as tight as we can, but now new IE windows that are opened with shortcuts open behind the active window. I can post ...
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'IE cannot display the webpage' when opening PDFs

A number of my users are complaining ever since an upgrade to IE9 that when they click a PDF link, IE gives the error 'Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage' (ie doesn't even call Acrobat ...
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Disable prompt “allow script/activex control to run”

We have a policy of disallowing scripts and ActiveX controls to run on in IE our network (instead opting to use Firefox) thereby skirting a number of security issues dating back to IE 6, but we ...
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Enable Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration via Registry?

I need turn on Internet Enhanced Security feature, and need to do so using entries in the registry. In my server this is working fine, I have tried to fine the relevant paths in the registry without ...
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iexplore.exe crashes upon login of vmware-server [closed]

Can some one help resolve, create a process to debug this problem? The server meets the minimum hardware requirements of VMWare Server and there is only one VM running on the server. The ...
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Login to website with multiple client certificates

I have users that need to access a website with a different client certificate depending on what function they are trying to perform. The problem is that once the user logs in with one of the client ...
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View list of Internet Explorer 9 Trusted Sites on Group-policy controlled Windows 7

I'm having issues running an ActiveX control in IE9 on a Windows 7 machine. Before I report the issue to the sysadmin, I wanted to check if the site was listed in the "Trusted sites" zone. I have some ...
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OWA shows a red X when composing or replying to emails

When using Internet Explorer, my users can't see the reply field in OWA and instead see this: Anyone have any idea what could cause this?
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Group Policy Internet Explorer default security settings?

Since re-installing our Domain Controller (Windows Server 2008R2) and re-creating all of our group policies I have stumbled across an strange issue. When a user logs in and goes no the internet, ...
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Modifying local intranet settings of users

I have to create a domain policy that will add an intranet site to Local Intranet zone of domain users. I know this can be done with Internet Explorer 7 but I can't set it with IE8 and IE9. Can ...
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Mix content warning on ASPX page

We have started receiving the mixed content warning on ASPX pages on our secured site. We do not have any mix content, we load all our JS, Images, CSS and ASPX files using HTTPS. I dont know why we ...
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IE, FireFox LDAP issues

We have an intranet site, with no known updates pushed to the server over the weekend. This morning, when attempting to validate with LDAP credentials via single sign on in IE, we receive Access ...
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Deployment file size of a IEAK package

I created a very simple IEAK package that adds a single site to users Local Intranet Zone. The size of the package is 36MB! The ins file is only 2KBs. Having to send this large file for only one ...
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How can I block everything but Internet Explorer for users?

I am wondering if it is possible in both Windows Vista & Windows 7 to block everything but Internet Explorer, as well as block downloading? I am trying to set up a computer in a kiosk terminal for ...
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GPO Proxy Settings for IE yielding “Processing of this Wininet.dll connection settings failed”

I have two forests/domains A and B with a non-transitive trust and cross-forest user GPOs enabled. I am enforcing IE proxy settings via a user GPO linked to a server OU in Domain B. It actually ...
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GPO settings for IE7 not sticking

Setup: Running Windows Server 2008 Standard with SP2. Function levels are both set to 2008. I'm having issues setting IE7 security settings and having them stick. When I go to User Configuration > ...
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Web Browser Kiosk Temporary Internet Files

For a PC that is set up as a kiosk always running a web browser, are there settings available in the major web browsers to delete the temporary internet files periodically? I know Firefox has ...
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Cannot access firewalled jboss server from Internet Explorer

I've produced a website for a client One Single Menu using JBoss and hosted it on Rackspace Cloud Servers running Ubuntu's Maverick Meerkat. Following advice, I esablished some iptables rule to ...
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Hosted file is downloaded damaged by IE

I have a ZIP file hosted via Apache with Akamai as CDN, the problem is when trying to download it with IE (and just IE) it is damaged and I'm unable to open it. Since the problem occurs in other ...
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How can I configure a Windows Embedded Standard 7 Thin Client to permanently store IE Browser Cookies?

I have a Wyse C90LE7 Thin Client with Windows Embedded Standard 7. By default it stores Internet Explorer Cookies in a Folder on the Z: ramdrive. I need the Cookies to be stored on the C: flash ...
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How do I prevent Internet Explorer to copy all files?

I use Windows Server and often have to download files on the server, but it seems that Internet Explorer copies all files after it completed downloading them. Why this weird behaviour? It drains the ...
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Should I install IE9 on my windows 2008 r2 servers, when i use Chrome for web surfing (on those machines)

Windows Update is suggesting I install IE9 on my Windows 2008 R2 servers. All my servers use Chrome, iff I need to do any web surfing .. which is 99.99999% of the time a NO (i grab anything off my ...
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How do I add a URL with a Windows Group Policy into a client's “Local Intranet Zone”?

I'm trying to add a specific web server URL into the local Intranet Zone on my client PCs using a Group Policy. Any ideas what policy to apply? I can do it via the Internet Explorer Internet ...
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Internet Explorer works only when using VPN

A few days ago I installed an automatic Windows Update and since then Internet Explorer works only when I am connected to the corporate VPN. Obviously I have TCP connectivity and antiviruses and the ...
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What services require Internet Explore 9 [closed]

This may seem a little localised, but as of today (2011-06-01) what services require the client workstation to be running Internet Explorer 2009? I'm trying to decide if I should allow a ...
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Modify the size of popup windows in IE9?

I have a client that uses a web app extensively that utilizes popup windows to display search results. Her problem is that when popups get displayed, they are very small in size and she is forced to ...
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Internet explorer 8 and group policy

Server environment: Windows Server 2003 R2 Clients: Windows XP SP3 with Internet Explorer 6 Change management: Conservative We are planning a phased implementation of IE 8. The problem is, in ...
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Windows 2008 R2 does not keep ASP.NET Sessions using Server Name

I already asked this question, with no suitable answer and I get getting the same problem on random servers. I have an ASP.NET 3.5 application that is deployed using the Setup Project (MSI) and works ...
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IE8 vs Firefox 4 with regards to central management and updating

For an organization still using XP, and that plans to continue using XP for at least another year, do you think it would be better to switch to Firefox 4 or continue to use IE8? Is Firefox ...
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Troublesome two lines of Java script in a SharePoint link?

I'm getting an IE error with these lines of code: <a href="javascript: return false;" onmouseover="window.status='{@EncodedAbsUrl}'; return true" onmouseout="window.status=''; return true" ...
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VMware Remote Console Plug-in and VMware Infrastructure Web Access (Firefox, Chrome, and Internet Explorer on Ubuntu 10.04)

I have VMware Server working on a server running Ubuntu Server 10.04. After many troubles getting it going, I have one virtual machine running and I'm now stuck with a browser issue. Firefox won't ...
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Ideas for using a computer as a 'display' for public use

Folks, I'm going to be presenting a website at a show/expo, and I'm wondering what the best way to go about it is... My plan so far is - leave my laptop (hidden, secured, folded over) connected to ...
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IE 8 scripts stopped working all of a sudden

We use a .NET based web application for our daily transactions. This web application uses java scripts and vb scripts extensively. We are able to connect to the site and authenticate. However the ...
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How can I block IE 9 using WSUS?

We use WSUS on our LAN. We have to complete some testing before I can let users upgrade to IE 9. I would like to block it prevent it from being auto-installed until testing is complete. The ...
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Strange HTTP response headers being sent to Internet Explorer 8 only

So here's something I find puzzling. I'm working on a Javascript that needs to parse XML data and I'm using jQuery's $.ajax to fetch and parse the data. It's working great everywhere except when I ...
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Is there a way to turn off client browser caching for specific websites?

This is a browser agnostic question but we're testing with IE9. One of the web apps our users visit is being randomly cached and changes aren't showing up when they should. No other site has this ...
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aspx transfer is slow with IE7, IIS6 and HTTP (SSL and/or IIS7 is fast?)

First of all: I'm really confused about this problem so excuse me if the description below is vague. My site is written in .NET4, ASP.NET WebForms and runs in different environments, some are IIS6, ...
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Apache mod_auth_ldap and AD authentication using IE

I want to know if it's possible to configure Apache for authentication against ActiveDirectory for users to use SIngle Sign-on. I know Internet Explorer can use it and it's called Windows ...
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IE 8 and 9 popup windows blank

So, we have an internal web app that pops up a window allowing our users to print their timecard. When it does pop this window up, it comes up completely blank. I have tried re-installing ie (8 ...
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403.4 won't redirect in IE7

I have a secured folder that requires SSL. I have set it up in IIS(6) to require SSL. We don't want the visitors to be greeted with the "must be secure connection" error, so I have modified the 403.4 ...
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Not enough storage is available to process this command

I've got a number of users who are complaining that IE8 gives the error Not enough storage is available to process this command when printing very large documents (100's of pages). I found a number of ...
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File sometimes doesn't download from my website

When I attempt to download this file, sometimes it only downloads about 700KB (the file is 40MB) then I get the message that the download is complete. If I try to download the file again, it works ...
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How do you get proxy.pac or wpad.pad to failover?

What happens when the hosting web or share is unavailable? IE defaults to no proxy and goes direct(ly past my two proxy servers). I'm trying to make the proxy configuration redundant, so if one server ...