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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How to avoid IE8 trying to create a WebDAV connection for office documents in subversion?

We have currently a weird problem when navigating a subversion repository on Windows 7 with Internet Explorer 8. It works like that: A user opens the internet explorer 8 and enters a Subversion URL ...
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Can I deny “Internet Explorer” via GPO and use Google Chrome as a default and the only Browser?

Can I deny "Internet Explorer" via GPO and use Google Chrome as a default and the only Browser? I wonder as Internet Explorer is a part of an Windows operating system, if it's possible to deny it. ...
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Are “unexportable” certificates a real security measure or just security theater?

Recently I was working on recovering data from dead (bricked PSU) Windows XP machine, which included some client certificates installed into IE 6. I plugged in a temporary PSU and tried to export the ...
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SSL is dead slow in Internet Explorer + Safari

I had a Comodo SSL certificate installed on my website yesterday, after going through a lot of trouble it has finally been activated. I am, however, experiencing serious issues in Safari and Internet ...
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What are the Group Policy settings to control the IE9 “Disable add-ons” toolbar that wants to disable slow add-ons?

Is there a way via Group Policy (or otherwise) to prevent IE9's Disable add-ons 'toolbar' from being displayed, or control the add-on delay that causes it to show? I'm talking about the 'toolbar' that ...
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Debug what addons IE blocks ( Via group policy)

I have the policy set to block all unkown addons, but im having issues with getting the right addons in there. This is working now, with exeption of some of the older Citrix access gateway and im ...
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jInitiator console message infinite loop

we have this thick client application running on Oracle forms, using Oracle Application Server version 10.1.2.0.2 and the client side uses Oracle JInitiator: Version 1.3.1.22 on some of the machines, ...
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Apply custom IE8 CSS via Group Policy

I have an internal website that I need to strip some components via CSS only for specific users (kiosk users). Is there a way I can apply the CSS file via group policy my kiosk OU? The kiosks connect ...
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Configuring only one Internet Explorer zone (IntranetZone) thru GPO without affecting other zones?

I need to deploy some trusted intranet sites into Intranet Zone in Internet Explorer. It works fine when using GPO at: Setting Path: Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows ...
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IE Ajax Request times out even though server is responding

This is a repost of the following SO question because I'm pretty convinced that this is a networking/server issue, and not something wrong with my code. ...
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Old SSL Certificate Cached on IE

We recently switched our SSL certificates on our web hosting environment and the old certificates are still showing up on certain computers with IE installed. It works perfectly fine in both Firefox ...
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Distributing a cookie to users

This is effectively a repost of my question at StackOverflow, before I settle on a programmatic solution: ...
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Custom 401 error page served by Apache for firefox by not IE Kerberos Authorization by group

My Custom 401 error page gets served by Apache for firefox by not IE. I'm using Kerberos authentication and ldap group Authorization. Basically if a user is not in the proper group I'd like the 401 ...
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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 ...