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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Keep-Alive and Timeout Behaviours between different browsers on Windows

Short Version Why does chrome send out keep-alive's while IE and FF don't? Long Version Initially, I thought this was a server-side issue. I've got an apache server that's a frontend proxy for a ...
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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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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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Proxy authentication in Internet Explorer and HTTPS

I've set up a Squid proxy which requires Windows Authentication. When Internet Explorer users try to use HTTPS websites, it just fails. FireFox users don't have this problem. I cannot imagine of any ...
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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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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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Can't disable Enhanced Security Configuration after upgrading to IE9

I disabled ESC in Server Manager on 2008 R2, originally just for Administrators but have tried to disable it for users and Administrators to try and solve this problem. Despite it being completely ...
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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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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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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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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 enhanced security configuration

I am on Windows Server 2008 R2, and disabled the enhanced security configuration for IE in server manager. I have since upgraded to IE 9, and can no longer disable it. It is set as disabled in ...
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IE9 GPO Setting “Configure Tracking Protection Lists”

I've just installed IE9 on my workstations and Server in our network. According to technet article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg699401.aspx There is a GPO setting for IE9 called ...
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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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Outlook Web Access, reverse proxy and browser

We recently moved an exchange server behind a reverse proxy due to the loss of a public IP. I've managed to configure the reverse proxy (httpd proxy_http). But there is a problem for the SSL ...
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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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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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Troubleshoot ActiveX control installation

I've created a asp.net application that uses a 3rd party activex control and deployed it successfully on a test intranet. The clients are prompted to install the control and it runs fine. I am now ...
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IE does not send NTLM domain

I have a problem with NTLM single-sign-on with IE8. We've got multiple domain controllers and users from multiple domains that we try to authenticate to a web application via NTLMv1 passthru. ...
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Linking to network shares from Sharepoint pages

So the place I work decided to set up a Microsoft Sharepoint 2010 server for task management and I (as the lowly entry-level intern) have been tasked with "figuring it out." One thing that the end ...
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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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After upgrading to IE8 from 7 on Windows 2003 Intranet Home page wont Show on Startup

Last week I upgraded from ie7 to 8 on our windowss 2003 terminal servers. The users home page is set to an intranet site, when you first start ie it wont show the page (404 error), but if you hit then ...
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Enable downloads and disable IE ESC on Windows Server 2008 (and R2)?

How can I enable downloads for Windows Server 2008? By default when I try to download something with internet explorer the download is blocked.
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Disabling IE add-ons and toolbars with Group Policy?

I'd love to have the peace of mind of knowing that none of my desktops have toolbars, "browser helpers" or any other crap like that running. Has anybody done this successfully with Group Policy? I ...
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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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Prevent users to download web-contents with url and network exceptions via GPO

We have server 2003, AD domain. Our clients XP, and W7 with IE7 IE8 browsers. We use two types of internet. Use the internet inside the company network, and use mobile-net at home, with the same ...
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Http to https behavior for visits from Internet Explorer client

My website has an SSL cert (example url: https://subdomain.example.com). Under Apache it's set up for both port 80 and port 443. So under the following configuration, anyone who goes to ...
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Switching to Chrome from IE

I work in IT at a school and we recently updated our database software, however the web access that the teachers use to do registration does not work too well with Internet Explorer 7 and we're ...
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login fails on php app with internet explorer only

I have a php appl deployed on an apache2 server running on an older release of ubuntu. I have 4 other servers running what SHOULD be an identical configuration (evidently isn't though). The facts I ...
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After Windows XP profile migration internet explorer could not open HTTPS sites

After Windows XP profile migration internet explorer (6,7,8) could not open HTTPS sites. It is working for local administrator account, but not working for limited domain user account. Any ideas?
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IE compatibility mode set by the server?

I have an application on Facebook. I have received many bug reports of the pages not displaying correctly and therfor unplayable. It is because these users have the IE compatibility mode on for ...
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Options for remote administration of Firefox on a Windows network

I'm a web developer responsible for an intranet. I develop using Firefox, but the IT guys here plan to use only Internet Explorer on the network going forwards. This is because IE can be installed / ...
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Why does IE think that my certificate is invalid?

I have my chained certificate from Dreamhost set up and working for all browsers. I have 2 sites with 2 certs from dreamhost, example.com and sub.example.com. All browsers are fine with the certs on ...
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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 ...
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SSL Handshake Issue

Our setup is like this, we have a webserver that runs an asp.net website on it, this website makes web service calls to another IIS site over https, last night all webservice calls started failing. I ...
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Internet Explorer Maintenance GPO, only set some settings

I'm trying to set up a GPO to add 3 sites to the Trusted sites zone and change some of the security settings for the same zone (Allow unsigned ActiveX and such). I used a clean PC and added the ...
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Registry settings for disabling autocomplete options in IE8

I have a script that disables all the autocomplete settings in IE6 and IE7 but with IE8 there are new settings that aren't disabled by the script. The settings are under ...
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Opening RDP Files with browser

In my organization, we are planning to make RDP files available via web browser. The hope is that users can just point their browsers to one or the other RDP file and have the remote desktop client ...
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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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Where to download .ADM or .ADMX file to setup default search providers within Windows 2008 R2 for Internet Explorer 8?

Where to download .ADM or .ADMX file to setup default search providers within Windows 2008 R2 for Internet Explorer 8?
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Changing IE Home Page through GPO? [duplicate]

Seems this should be simple, but I'm unable to find the combination of GPO options to default the home page so that the user can't change it, but to let them add any of their own home pages to the ...
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SSL Certificate not trusted on IE

We have recently replaced the SSL certificate on a web site with a GeoTrust certificate. We didn't realize at first that there was an Intermediate certificate involved, and we were alerted to this by ...
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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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How to setup internet explorer favourites for members of a domain?

Is it possible to setup internet explorer favourites for everyone (or perhaps a group) on a domain? We have a number of favourites that would be useful to share with all users.
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Unusual Caching Issue with IE 7/8 and IIS 7

We recently moved a site into production running Server 2008 x64 and IIS 7. The ASP.NET pages apparently load just fine, but when it comes to IE 7 and 8, a weird caching issue has cropped up with the ...
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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 can website access certificate store on my client machine?

What web technology allows a website to access a certificate store on my client machine? Do web browsers allows websites to access certificate stores? Can you configure a browser such as IE to ...
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IE 8 Proxy exceptions list

I want to update automatically proxy exceptions list in the IE 8 using a REG or VBS. How can I do this? Thanks in advance