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Can I go back to IE11 once Edge is installed?

Question: Can I go back to IE11 once Edge is installed?

Really don't like Edge, and I know my old IE11 is still there, so how can I get rid of Edge and go back to IE?

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Preferred Solution: Can I go back to IE11 once Edge is installed?

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Answer: Can I go back to IE11 once Edge is installed?

Use the search bar to search for "Internet Explorer" and you will see it there. Just pin to your start-screen/task bar as appropriate.

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ok, so I upgraded??? to win 10, now my ie11 is not to be found. how do I remove this edge and put back my ie 11?

Answer:how to remove edge and put back ie11

Its still there,
Go
Controlpanel>programmesfeatures>Turnfeatures On/Off tick Ie11,
Then go to Control panel>defaultprogrammes> select Ie11.

You>> might <<also be able dissable Edge from Tiles .(not sure thou)

Roy

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I was having issues with a website using IE11 so I rolled it back to IE10. Now I am having issues with a bunch of websites. I want to go back to IE11 but the installation errors out every time. I have tried installing all of the prerequisite upgrades, but am still not having any luck. Any ideas?

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Question: IE11 vs. Edge

Does anyone know of a good source that explains the difference between IE11 and Edge? Pretty much all I've gathered is that Edge isn't as compatible with as many web-sites as IE11. Why the introduction of a new browser? Why isn't it more compatible?

Answer:IE11 vs. Edge

Browser Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 10)

IE has become a failure and MS is trying to start over with a new browser, Edge. This is a ground up design of a new browser and it's looking good right now for a browser that's only about a year old. I've been using it for some time and it's been a good experience for me at least.

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edge seems massively dumbed down, very bare options configuration compared to IE11.

From what I can see all of the following are missing.

No options to toggle tls 1.1 1.0 1.2 etc.
No options to toggle gpu acceleration
No options to set file cache location (I like to use ram disk)
No security zones
No tracking protection lists
No addons
No advanced cookie settings
No per domain settings
No options to adjust certificate verification
No options to adjust UTF-8 and IDN
No toggle for crash protection
No tab options

Basically edge feels like a mobile orientated app, as it uses the "modern" interface.

Is there a reason to use edge instead of IE11? aside from future proofing as I am assuming IE11 at some point will be obsoleted by Microsoft.

Answer:is it me or is ie11 better than edge?

Edge is still very early in it's development cycle.. give it time and it will get much better.

Oh and I'm using it right now to post here and I like it.. very fast and clean.

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Question: IE11 vs. Edge

Does anyone know of a good source that explains the difference between IE11 and Edge? Pretty much all I've gathered is that Edge isn't as compatible with as many web-sites as IE11. Why the introduction of a new browser? Why isn't it more compatible?

Answer:IE11 vs. Edge

Browser Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 10)

IE has become a failure and MS is trying to start over with a new browser, Edge. This is a ground up design of a new browser and it's looking good right now for a browser that's only about a year old. I've been using it for some time and it's been a good experience for me at least.

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I just updated to Win10 and Edge and the Store are not working but I can get access to the web via internet explorer. How do I fix this?

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I have tried both browser ie11 or edge, IE 11 is a little different from windows 10 Edge/
I would like your opinion on which will give you less trouble and is faster
 

Answer:browser ie11 or edge which is better

Firefox or Chrome for me, only use IE for one old email account i check weekly!
 

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Hi all,
Requesting your votes to get the WebRTC in IE11/Edge:https://windowsphone.uservoice.com/f...port-of-webrtcWebRTC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
All of Skypes biggest competitors are moving towards plugin-free browser calling features, and Redmond is finally admitting it has no choice but to do the same. In Microsofts own words: Its all about convenience imagine youll be able to simply open IE and make a Skype call to friends, family, or get real-time support for that new device right from your browser.
Both Google and Mozilla are way ahead of Microsoft in this area, both in terms of adding WebRTC features to their respective browsers and in terms of building plugin-free calling services that rely on the technology. In short, Skype is under threat, and Microsoft has finally decided to opt for an If you cant beat em, join em strategy.http://venturebeat.com/2014/10/27/mi...rnet-explorer/

Answer:Please vote for WebRTC for IE11/Edge

Originally Posted by Pacific16 Hi all,
Requesting your votes to get the WebRTC in IE11/Edge:https://windowsphone.uservoice.com/f...port-of-webrtcWebRTC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Won't happen yet as it's only a draft spec, Microsoft don't implement things until they are a standard.

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To enable the new engine, just type ?about:flags? in IE11?s address bar, select ?Enabled? under ?Enable Experimental Web Platform Features,? and restart the browser. Enabling the "Custom User Agent" option will trick sites that nerf IE specifically into using the Spartan Edge rendering engine.



Internet Explorer Edge Mode - Enable or Disable - Windows 10 Forums

Two words: IT'S FAST

Answer:Using EDGE in IE11 on build 10041

Can't access MajorGeeks through it.

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We want to have a pdf file download on our website for IE11. PDF's seems to act differently on the various operating systems in the various browsers. Also how it is made has an effect: Microsoft 2010 vs Adobe DC on a Windows 7 OS. (we are also trying W10
os & MSWord10 to pdf) Most of our users are in IE. where how it is made makes no difference on a W10 machine. It just puts up blank pages for a long time. Any suggestions?

Microsoft 2010 doc W7 OS used to create a pdf loaded to a W2008 server:

Windows 7- downloaded quickly in IE11, Chrome, FirefoxWindows 8 - downloaded quickly in IE11, Chrome, FirefoxWindows 10 - blank page loaded with no text for many minutes in Edge, fast in Chrome and Firefox
Note - this is with Acrobat DC Reader installed - the Word version worked before the update
In Design to Adobe DC created pdf W7OS  loaded to a W2008 server:

Windows 7- takes many minutes in IE11 (seems to hang midway), fast in Chrome, fast in FirefoxWindows 8 - downloaded quickly in IE11, Chrome, FirefoxWindows 10 - blank page loaded with no text for many minutes in Edge, many minutes in Chrome, fast in Firefox

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Hi Folks
Be extra careful currently as there is STILL a problem in security with IE11 and Edge which can allow "unscrupulous" users to hijack your browser / do other nasty things - and currently NO A/V software can protect against this.

BE VERY CAREFUL if using IE11 / EDGE until Ms applies the patch. DO NOT RELY SOLEY ON YOUR A/V SOFTWARE - this won't protect you in this case. People are often lulled into a false sense of security after installing some extra A/V software -- this actually makes them MORE likely to fall into traps than people who only have the base WD stuff installed but browse carefully. !!!

Here's the article - from BBC (and Google) so it's not from some dubious journalist writing for a magazine hoping to make a few bucks.

Bad bug found in Microsoft browsing code - BBC News

I posted this note also in the Browsers section as some people don't read this part of the Forum.

Cheers - and SAFE browsing

jimbo

Answer:Browser Hijacking (IE11 and EDGE)

Thanks for the heads up. I guess it will be patched soon (I hope it too).

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Hi
I've been passed on to this forum from the office365 support team as they consider the issue I'm having to be a fault with Internet Explorer.
For a while now Edge closes itself as soon as I try to open it event log says...

Faulting application name: MicrosoftEdge.exe, version: 11.0.10240.16771, time stamp: 0x56fa27b5
Faulting module name: eModel.dll, version: 11.0.10240.16771, time stamp: 0x56fa234c
Exception code: 0xc0000409
Fault offset: 0x00000000001122d3
Faulting process id: 0x1580
Faulting application start time: 0x01d19bc11c2364d6
Faulting application path: C:\Windows\SystemApps\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\MicrosoftEdge.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Windows\SystemApps\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\eModel.dll
Report Id: 29bd26ae-51c6-4c0b-9f23-20491f3eef73
Faulting package full name: Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_20.10240.16384.0_neutral__8wekyb3d8bbwe
Faulting package-relative application ID: MicrosoftEdge
My Initial problem I had with Office365 was that I didn't have the option to pin apps.  If I reset IE it works ok, if I restart the PC it stops working again.  Pin apps works if I use inprivate browsing. I have disabled all add-ons and that made
no difference.
I have tried with a different user and all works ok for that user, including edge.
If I delete my local profile, it creates a new one for me when I log on and all is fine for a few days until Edge stops working again and all the faults come back.
Any ideas on how to f... Read more

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I am having problems on my laptop using things like Cortana across user accounts. The wheel spins and spins when I click on Cortana. I think the problem stems from the fact edge and IE11 cannot load outlook.com or go into things like account settings. It's only this causing the issue, all other sites work apart from these critical MS sites. I've tried changing DNS settings to alternates like google but nothing works to fix this. Any advice would be greatly appreciated? On my other desktop PC I have no issues. All language settings and packs are correctly set as UK. Am at a total loss. I tried a restore point but that was no better. I've had this issue crop up intermittently ever since getting the laptop. Sometimes it works ok but after a while the issue will re-occur without rhyme or reason. I notice under family setitngs 'Can't connect to family settings, your user data may not be upto date' sometimes comes up too. It's as if the laptop is having trouble connecting to MS server some of the time

Answer:Outlook.com unreachable via edge and IE11

The machine seems to be having real problems signing into MS. For example if I launch films and TV I see lower left 'Can't sign in'. I think there is something amiss logging into the MS account causing all the issues. Store is slow and unable to update apps, always an error message after ages of acquiring license. I don't really want to have to try and create a new user acc given everything I have setup/installed

Is there a way of signing out of the MS account and signing back in because something is seriously screwed up

Cheers
Wayne

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Windows 10, HP 6520 Printer
I use IE 11 for most of my work and when I access Print I have the print options as designated by my printer – one of them being to print in Booklet form.
If I use Edge, the print options do not include the ability to print in Booklet form.
How can I obtain the Full print options offered by my printer when using Edge?

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I have disabled the tab preview for IE11 (through IE Options) so that I can minimize my IE from the taskbar icon even with multiple tabs open. So... can I enable tab previews by hovering over the tab, such as is the case in Edge? Thanks in advance.

Answer:IE11 Tab Preview (Similar to Edge)... Possible?

nobody?

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Has anyone figured a way to turn this crap off?

Yes, I know that Edge is Microsoft's "preferred" browser. No, I'm not interested. I need IE for work purposes because of legacy ActiveX components, so that annoying icon does no good.

I'm trying to get the new build ready for work on our domain, but considering all our employees heavily use IE every day, this is going to get on everybody's nerves and fast!

I tried copying the iexplore.exe from Anniversary Update (1607) to 1703 VM, and got an error about a missing ordinal in the EXE. So I'm thinking they added it that way - not seeing any settings, GPOs, or any other way to turn it off.

Even better when you're logged in as the local Administrator account which cannot run Edge or any other Modern apps but the stupid icon still shows up and is completely useless

Answer:That annoying Edge icon in IE11 on CU

Hello drfsupercomputer,

The tutorial below can help show you how to remove the "Open Microsoft Edge" tab in Internet Explorer.

Add or Remove Open Microsoft Edge Tab Button in Internet Explorer - Windows 10 Browsers Email Tutorials

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I have disabled the tab preview for IE11 (through IE Options) so that I can minimize my IE from the taskbar icon even with multiple tabs open. So... can I enable tab previews by hovering over the tab, such as is the case in Edge? Thanks in advance.

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I can't keep seem to keep games working with EDGE or Internet 10 as they don't take chrome or google. IE11 not working right for everything. Updates very often especially for flash etc.

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I am having problems on my laptop using things like Cortana across user accounts. The wheel spins and spins when I click on Cortana. I think the problem stems from the fact edge and IE11 cannot load outlook.com or go into things like account settings. It's only this causing the issue, all other sites work apart from these critical MS sites. I've tried changing DNS settings to alternates like google but nothing works to fix this. Any advice would be greatly appreciated? On my other desktop PC I have no issues. All language settings and packs are correctly set as UK. Am at a total loss. I tried a restore point but that was no better. I've had this issue crop up intermittently ever since getting the laptop. Sometimes it works ok but after a while the issue will re-occur without rhyme or reason. I notice under family setitngs 'Can't connect to family settings, your user data may not be upto date' sometimes comes up too. It's as if the laptop is having trouble connecting to MS server some of the time

Answer:Outlook.com unreachable via edge and IE11

The machine seems to be having real problems signing into MS. For example if I launch films and TV I see lower left 'Can't sign in'. I think there is something amiss logging into the MS account causing all the issues. Store is slow and unable to update apps, always an error message after ages of acquiring license. I don't really want to have to try and create a new user acc given everything I have setup/installed

Is there a way of signing out of the MS account and signing back in because something is seriously screwed up

Cheers
Wayne

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I ve bought thinkpade edge 13 (0221RY6) and formated my hdd (was trying to install win XP). But now i am ready to switch on Windows seven and i am very sorry that i ve formated my HDD with pre installed windows 7.Somebody who has same machine PLS Can u give me your copy of recovery usb or link on it! Or any other help.THANKS!

Answer:I have lost my Recovery HDD with pre installed windows 7 on ThinkPad Edge 13 edge PLS Need HElp!

This is why one should burn recovery media before fiddling with the HD.
 
One option would be to download a legal Windows 7 ISO and install it.  Or borrow one.  You can use the product key on the bottom of your machine (or in the battery compartment) to activate the installation.  You may have to use the phone option to activate.
 
Working Legal Windows 7 Download Links 
 
To do this you must install the same version of Windows that came on your machine - but it can be either 32 or 64 bit.
 
Your machine came with Win7 Home Basic 32.  I can't say for certain that these "all version" ISOs include that version, but you can try and see.
 
Once you have Windows installed, go to the Lenovo support page and enter your machine type.  That will take you to a list of drivers and apps to download.  Expand the ThinkVantage option and install ThinkVantage System Update.  You can then run it and it will download and install the other software automatically.
 
I'm basing this on what I see on the US pages.  Yours may be different.
 
Good luck,
Z.

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Microsoft Edge does not have any control buttons, from the opening page you have to search to get to any website.
Does anyone know how to get these to work in edge? As of right now it is a useless program and a huge step backwards from IE11.

Answer:Edge has no back, forward, home, url, favorites, or settings. How can I get all of these to work in Edge?

if you are talking about the mobile version i have to say it haves all of the above exept the forward button

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Hi all
we have set a EDGE und IE11 GPO for Entersprise Site but it don't work?
have anybody experience with edge and IE11?
XML ????
<rules version="4">
  <docMode>
    <domain docMode="edge">abc</domain>
    <domain docMode="11">xyz</domain>
 </docMode>
  <emie>
    <domain docMode="11">xyz</domain>
  </emie>
</rules>

must set both? IE11 and EDGE


Chris

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Hi Team, I am using  HP Pavilion x2 (OS- WIndows 10).  When I  use this as laptop, most of sites are working good. But when I use this as a tablet few sites are not working as expected. e.g tab functionality is not working in IE11 and edge. Using main menu I am unable to navigate to other pages. You can try https://hmri.org.au/ in IE11 & edge.  Microsoft Edge 25.10586.0.0Internet Explorer 11 I am not sure how to reslove this problem ? is this any problem with device ?  Thanks,Ashwini 

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Hi there

While Silverlight is as everybody knows RUBBISH it IS a requirement for watching SKY GO on Windows. Sky GO on Android doesn't use it so It must be possible for Ms to have some other method of protecting DRM material.

So (and SKY GO is used by loads of SKY customers --particularly for Sport and Movies) as EDGE which (intentionally) doesn't support Silverlight people will have to keep IE11 for the foreseeable future - unless one wants to use CHROME - which I don't really like --YMMV on this one of course.

If Ms wants people to switch as quick as possible to EDGE they need to get current applications to work with it.

At least though SKY GO works on W10 !!.

(For those who don't know what SKY GO is - it's the service from the U.K Satellite Broadcaster SKY that people can use to stream programs on to their tablets, computers and phones - quite a good service BTW if you have SKY TV.

Good on some Rail services too in UK where trains have fast Wi-Fi available !!!

Cheers
jimbo

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Folks,

Before I wiped my Windows 7 install, I exported my IE11 favorites into an HTM file, "bookmark", by using IE11's "export" feature.

My clean Windows 10 install only has 2 browsers: Edge and Chrome. I do not want to install IE11.

How do I get the saved favorites/bookmarks to be imported into Edge? There is no browse function. Edge only allows an automatic import, and that seems to require a functioning IE11 install.

Thanks,
Ken

Answer:How do I import saved IE11 favorites into Edge?

Hello Ken,

Windows 10 still comes with Internet Explorer.

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...dows-10-a.html

If you like, the tutorial below can help show you how import favorites from IE to Edge.

https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...dows-10-a.html

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Just built a new box with an ASUS X99m ws board and Intel 5930 processor, booting from a Samsung 950 Pro with 4 WD blacks configured in a RAID 10 storage and backup.
I've read and tried every googled fix and trick for getting MS Edge to load pages to no avail. Even went so far as to try the admin only delete and reinstall of MS Edge. No luck. Anybody know of anything else that doesn't show up in a standard search?
What's interesting is Edge works fine on an old DELL XPS 720 from 2006 that was upgraded a week ago. No luck on the hot, new one.

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my windows 10 has the Blue E that states 'Microsoft Edge' when mouse hovers over the taskbar avatar .. but My MSN videos play videos back in black screen( no video) and sound is OK .. BUT every where I look for a fix remedy says to fix this within IE11 settings where is IE11?

"When upgrading from an earlier version of Windows to Windows 10, Microsoft Edge will automatically become your default browser. Microsoft Edge is a new internet browser introduced with Windows 10 ."

in the mean time have made my default browser google chrome and have no problem with MSN videos ...

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my windows 10 has the Blue E that states 'Microsoft Edge' when mouse hovers over the taskbar avatar .. but My MSN videos play videos back in black screen( no video) and sound is OK .. BUT every where I look for a fix remedy says to fix this within IE11 settings where is IE11?

"When upgrading from an earlier version of Windows to Windows 10, Microsoft Edge will automatically become your default browser. Microsoft Edge is a new internet browser introduced with Windows 10 ."

in the mean time have made my default browser google chrome and have no problem with MSN videos ...

Answer:Running windows 10 AEd . confused over IE11 and EDGE

Windows 10 comes with both IE11 and Edge built in. Edge is Microsoft's recommended browser and the one where all future development will concentrate. But the business world would throw up their hand in horror if IE was removed - many bespoke company Intranet applications will only work with IE because only IE can run Microsoft ActiveX controls. Indeed Microsoft's own Update Catalog website will only work with IE for the same reason.

You have IE if you really need it but MS don't really want you to use it, so it's hidden away on an infrequently visited part of the All Apps list. It's to be found under 'Windows Accessories'. The only other place you can find it is (ironically) in Edge. Open any webpage, click on the 'three dots' icon at the top right and one of the items in the menu that appears is 'Open with Internet Explorer'. However you get to it, once running you can pin it to the taskbar.

But finding IE isn't necessarily going to help you fix Edge's video problems, the settings you need to change may be in Edge, not IE. It's not clear what you mean by 10 A.Ed. Can you type Winver in the search box next to Start and run it. To be of more help we need to know the full set of numbers shown there for the version and OS build.

What I can tell you is that for my version 1607 (OS Build 14393.187) Edge has no such problems showing videos from MSN.

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I have posted this question/complaint on another thread, but I have been locked out. So I'll try again. Why can't Microsoft fix the Edge import process to reliably import all favorites from IE 11? I have tried all the workarounds including copying the IE 11 favorites to the <username>/appdata/local...directory and the editing the Registry. Nothing works. Why should it be so difficult for MS to implement a reliable Favorites transfer? What is the point of using Edge, when IE 11 is more friendly?

Any thoughts/suggestions? I have been using Windows 10 for over a year and the problem persists.

Answer:Problems Importing Favorites into Edge from IE11

Well, you didn't really tell us what problems you were having with performing the import.

So, let's skip the diagnosis and jump right to an alternative approach...

You might consider using a 3rd-party application called EdgeManage to see if you have better luck with performing an import operation from Internet Explorer.

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Folks,

Before I wiped my Windows 7 install, I exported my IE11 favorites into an HTM file, "bookmark", by using IE11's "export" feature.

My clean Windows 10 install only has 2 browsers: Edge and Chrome. I do not want to install IE11.

How do I get the saved favorites/bookmarks to be imported into Edge? There is no browse function. Edge only allows an automatic import, and that seems to require a functioning IE11 install.

Thanks,
Ken

Answer:How do I import saved IE11 favorites into Edge?

Hello Ken,

Windows 10 still comes with Internet Explorer.

Internet Explorer - Open in Windows 10

If you like, the tutorial below can help show you how import favorites from IE to Edge.

Microsoft Edge - Import Favorites from Internet Explorer in Windows 10

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I have posted this question/complaint on another thread, but I have been locked out. So I'll try again. Why can't Microsoft fix the Edge import process to reliably import all favorites from IE 11? I have tried all the workarounds including copying the IE 11 favorites to the <username>/appdata/local...directory and the editing the Registry. Nothing works. Why should it be so difficult for MS to implement a reliable Favorites transfer? What is the point of using Edge, when IE 11 is more friendly?

Any thoughts/suggestions? I have been using Windows 10 for over a year and the problem persists.

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Hello,

I am unable to access Sign in to your Microsoft account on my desktop computer running Windows 10 on a home Ethernet network using Edge and IE11. I am connected to the Internet through a Fritz!Box 7490 DSL connection.

I originally tried to solve this problem as a network issue - and it may still turn out to be one - but since I am able to log in to my live.com account using Google Chrome on this computer and from Linux and OS X machines on the network, I am now looking at the possibility that it is some setting shared by Edge and IE11 that is causing my problem.

A secondary effect of this problem is that I am unable to activate Office 365 products, because once I enter my account email address, the activation process wants to take me to live.com to confirm my subscription.

I have seen a number of posts on this and other sites about the "Hmm..." messages, and that's the message I am shown when I try to access login.live.com. Since, in all of the other posts, the issue was a complete inability of Edge to access the sites, this seems to me to be something different. Thus, I started a new thread rather than add to one of the others.

I will be grateful for any and all suggestions on how to fix this problem.

Cheers,
hussar

Answer:Edge and IE11 cannot reach https://login.live.com

Hi:

What antivirus and other security applications are you running?

MM

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I would like to replace working certificate for the localhost (127.0.0.1), with an end date in a few months. (Win10 - Edge - IE11)
I managed to create a certificate (made a copy form the previous one with Powershell), and imported it in the list of Trusted Root Certificates. I removed the previous certificate.

But Edge (and IE11 since I suppose Edge has no support for this yet) is still pointing to the old certificate.
Does anyone know how to make the browsers point to the new certificate?

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Hi there

I believe this also appeared on Google as well but here's a very recent (2 days ago approx) note from the BBC about security problem found in Edge and IE11 browsers.

Bad bug found in Microsoft browsing code - BBC News

I haven't had any update over this yet --anybody know if Ms has patched this problem yet.

Cheers
jimbo

Answer:Has Ms fixed security flaws found in Edge and IE11 yet

Not yet, apparently - but someone else has...

Unpatched Windows Vulnerability Gets a 3rd Party Fix

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Hello,

I am unable to access Sign in to your Microsoft account on my desktop computer running Windows 10 on a home Ethernet network using Edge and IE11. I am connected to the Internet through a Fritz!Box 7490 DSL connection.

I originally tried to solve this problem as a network issue - and it may still turn out to be one - but since I am able to log in to my live.com account using Google Chrome on this computer and from Linux and OS X machines on the network, I am now looking at the possibility that it is some setting shared by Edge and IE11 that is causing my problem.

A secondary effect of this problem is that I am unable to activate Office 365 products, because once I enter my account email address, the activation process wants to take me to live.com to confirm my subscription.

I have seen a number of posts on this and other sites about the "Hmm..." messages, and that's the message I am shown when I try to access login.live.com. Since, in all of the other posts, the issue was a complete inability of Edge to access the sites, this seems to me to be something different. Thus, I started a new thread rather than add to one of the others.

I will be grateful for any and all suggestions on how to fix this problem.

Cheers,
hussar

Answer:Edge and IE11 cannot reach https://login.live.com

Hi:

What antivirus and other security applications are you running?

MM

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Hi there

What a DOGS DINNER of a mess -- SKY GO is still using Silverlight for DRM - however it's deprecated in Windows so sooner or later IE11 won't work with it. Edge of course doesn't work with it, and the non Ms browsers seem randomly to work or not work.

This is NOT an Ms problem though -- surely SKY could use similar DRM / Copyright protection to NETFLIX etc - since the ANDROID application works without any problem whatsoever they must be using something other than Silverlight.

I only suspect that SKY would rather get people to sign up to their SKY Q service -- it's fine but not very portable if you want to watch on a laptop instead of on a small tablet or smart phone.

If Ms would RETIRE Silverlight completely then SKY would be forced to fix SKY GO for their customers !!!!

I suppose the words Customer and Service should probably be removed from the English Language or relegated tp a History archive as it seems with pretty well ANY service one subscribes to there is just about ZERO customer service available any more.

Cheers
jimbo

Answer:SKY GO - edge, IE11 and silverlight What a dogs dinner of a mess

Silverlight is expected to have a long life-cycle:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...arch/?c2=12905

compatibility issues are always on the agenda, given that rs3 builds are going deeper into underlying code
I suspect we may see improvements further down the line, at present I am getting hints that Edge is not fully compatible yet..

- no doubt, there will be more on this subject in the coming months..

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Microsoft has announced that (the embedded) Flash for IE11/ActiveX & Edge on Win10 was finally updated to 20.0.0.272

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/2755801
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3133431

Remark:   Based on the change in wording in the above document... as well as "confirmed" on my Win8.1 tablet... there has NOT (yet?) been a corresponding update for Win8.x

Answer:Updates 1/5/16 - Flash for IE11/ActiveX & Edge on Win10

So to summarize the Flash confusion at present:
the current Flash plug-in version (non-IE browsers) is 20.0.0.267
The current IE/ActiveX version for Win 7 and earlier is 20.0.0.270
The temporary [?] version for IE10/11 on Windows 8.x is also 20.0.0.267 ; an update was expected, but has not been released as of this writing (6 January 2016, 12:40pm EST).
The current IE11/ActiveX and Edge version for Win 10 is [allegedly] 20.0.0.272
 

 

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MS16-064 Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3157993)   
has been revised:
KB 3163207 updates Flash (ActiveX) to 21.0.0.242 in Windows 8.1/10 
[ KB 3157993, issued on Tuesday 5/10, had updated Flash (ActiveX) to 21.0.0.241  ]   

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Yesterday I was forced to reboot my computer as MS installed some Windows Updates. After the reboot I can no longer access google.com's main page and some other https site like my companies Citrix Storefront login page. These all worked before the forced update. There were 2 updates installed KB3142588 and KB3140768. I uninstalled the KB3142588 and rebooted and everything worked again. Later in the day again MS installed something and forced me to reboot. After the reboot, the same problem came back. Funny thing now, is that those 2 updates are no longer there and were replaced by others. One of them I could uninstall and the other I cannot. I uninstalled the one (didn't write done the KB#) and rebooted and still the same problem. It only really seems to be issues with some https sites. I can't believe that there is a problem with googles certificate.

I get a "There is a problem with this website's security certificate". The security certificate presented by this website is not secure. Security certificate problems may indicate an attempt to fool you or intercept and data you send to the server.

I cannot just accept the cert nor can I look at it like I could in Windows 7.

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Yesterday I was forced to reboot my computer as MS installed some Windows Updates. After the reboot I can no longer access google.com's main page and some other https site like my companies Citrix Storefront login page. These all worked before the forced update. There were 2 updates installed KB3142588 and KB3140768. I uninstalled the KB3142588 and rebooted and everything worked again. Later in the day again MS installed something and forced me to reboot. After the reboot, the same problem came back. Funny thing now, is that those 2 updates are no longer there and were replaced by others. One of them I could uninstall and the other I cannot. I uninstalled the one (didn't write done the KB#) and rebooted and still the same problem. It only really seems to be issues with some https sites. I can't believe that there is a problem with googles certificate.

I get a "There is a problem with this website's security certificate". The security certificate presented by this website is not secure. Security certificate problems may indicate an attempt to fool you or intercept and data you send to the server.

I cannot just accept the cert nor can I look at it like I could in Windows 7.

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Hi there

Is there any way to copy the stored passwords / account information saved in IE11 to edge

I've a couple of account logins (not Banks I hasten to add) on some sites where I can't remember all the details -- logon automatically in IE11 but I need to try EDGE a bit more now and can't remember those details.

Cheers
jimbo

Answer:Copy saved passwords / account info from IE11 to Edge

You should be able to find them in Manage Web Credentials in Control Panel. If there are only a couple you can click on "Show" and it will tell you your password and then you can enter it in Edge.


Both Edge and IE store user id/passwords here I believe but I'm not sure how to make one browser use the credentials saved by the other or even if you can.

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Hello,
I'm encountering a problem on different computers.
Internet Explorer 11 and Edge are not able to open files from a shared folder located on the same computer.
For example, let's say I typed this "\\10.100.100.10\folder_1\DOC_FILE.doc" on the address bar.
The browser then shows : "This page can't be displayed".
When I display more information, the error "INET_E_RESOURCE_NOT_FOUND" appears.
I have already tried to uncheck "Enable TCP Fast open" and it is still not working.
It seems like this problem cannot be reproduced on all IE11/EDGE browsers, and can be encountered on both Windows 7 and Windows 10.
Any ideas ?
Best regards

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Microsoft’s Security Staff on Monday announced that they have made the decision of keeping Adobe Flash Player as default in both the Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge browsers in Windows 10... until a good replacement is found.
http://news.thewindowsclub.com/adobe-flash-player-microsoft-browsers-86550/

Answer:Adobe Flash to remain as default in IE11 & Edge in Win10

How much did Adobe have to pay MS for that..?? 

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OS: Windows 10 Pro v.1607
Suddenly Pinterest.com fails to load in Edge; a few pins appear but then the page freezes. This same Pinterest account works fine in IE on this same computer and also loads fine in Edge on other computers. Here is what I've tried without success:

1. Clear browser cache and cookies
2. Delete all files in Edge recovery folder
3. Sign in with another Pinterest user account
4. Sign in with local account instead of Microsoft Account
5. Removed saved password for Pinterest
6. Reboot computer

Edge performs perfectly with all other sites. This issue is apparently limited to this one site in this one browser on this one computer. Pinterest support suggested we use IE Of course, but I like to figure out what causes these things to happen. It may be irrelevant but this issue was first observed following a batch of Windows updates on 12/13/16. The only one that looked like a remote possibility was KB3206632, but that was a significant cumulative update that I really do not want to uninstall. Furthermore, that same update was applied to another computer which does not exhibit this issue. I'm out of ideas. Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

Regards,
John

Answer:One site (Pinterest) no longer loads in Edge but it will load in IE11.

jhcarver said:

Suddenly Pinterest.com fails to load in Edge; a few pins appear but then the page freezes. This same Pinterest account works fine in IE on this same computer and also loads fine in Edge on other computers. Here is what I've tried without success...



You've tried all the obvious things I would have suggested, but there is one more you could have a look at, the 'Use Microsoft Compatibility List' setting. This is hidden on a 'Developer settings' page which you get to by typing about:flags in Edge's address bar. Are the 'working' Edge PCs also on 1607? If so, compare this settings page on the Edge that doesn't work with the settings for one that does and see if they are different. If only the 'non-working' Edge is on 1607, then try turning 'Use Microsoft Compatibility List' on or off and see if it makes a difference.

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I belong to a forum where we sometimes post a music video, and I never had problems until a couple of days ago seeing a video that was downloaded to the forum in full-screen mode.

It happens in IE11 and Edge browsers, and just started. A couple of other people are having the same problems. The error message actually blocks the title of the video, so you can't read who it is.

Any idea how to go in these browsers and change the permissions to view full screen for YouTube videos even if they're on another site? On YouTube, the full screen works fine.

I haven't changed any settings at all in the last couple of days. Any advice appreciated.

Answer:Sudden YouTube Full-Screen Issues with both IE11 and Edge Browsers

I also get the same full view error with videos here. Not a big deal, can go to youtube to see full screen if I really want to....but wondering why this is suddenly a problem in the last couple of days.

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I belong to a forum where we sometimes post a music video, and I never had problems until a couple of days ago seeing a video that was downloaded to the forum in full-screen mode.

It happens in IE11 and Edge browsers, and just started. A couple of other people are having the same problems. The error message actually blocks the title of the video, so you can't read who it is.

Any idea how to go in these browsers and change the permissions to view full screen for YouTube videos even if they're on another site? On YouTube, the full screen works fine.

I haven't changed any settings at all in the last couple of days. Any advice appreciated.

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Hi,

I am running into issues with IE11 not working well in my environment and would like to drop down to IE10. However IE10 was never installed via Windows Update, so when I uninstall IE11 in installed updates, I end up back on IE8. But then when I try to update to IE10 I get a 9c59 error, and every resolution I have been able to find fails. And when I try to install it manually via a download, it also fails. But if I let Windows Update install IE11 again, it works fine.

So now I am back on IE11 and want to somehow get back to IE10. Does anyone know how to do this?

Thanks,

Answer:How to go to IE10 from IE11 if it was never installed

Hi and welcome to SevenForums,
ie10-9.. have been removed and redirected to ie11 the current version,
This is one of the main reasons you should update as they are released then they will all be listed as windows updates and you can easily roll back to a previous version,

We might focus on the issues your having,
Post which security suite you have installed and any other third party utilities/ ccleaner.....

After updating to ie11 please do a full reset,
Export Favorites to html file before resetting Internet explorer/ just to be safe.
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/86795-internet-explorer-import-export-favorites.html
Tutorial of Resetting Internet explorer,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1222-internet-explorer-reset.html
Accessing Internet Options from the Start menu search,
Reset process first opening Internet explorer

Post your Show all add-ons page Toolbars and extensions,
See the links above my signature for how if you need to,
There's also a "Fill in your system spec's" tool to do this chore for you
Manage add-ons,
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/manage-add-ons#ie=ie-10-win-7
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows7/How-to-manage-add-ons-in-Internet-Explorer-9
Turn Internet explorer off and boot when prompted then turn ie back on,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/5023-windows-features-turn-off.html

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my computer will not run right with explorer 11. And best with explorer 9, how do i get back to explorer 9 With 11 i lose key things on the comp. like my clock and weather cap lock icon, and other things???

Answer:i want to go from IE11 back to IE9

1st you remove 11, then you remove 10 (if you ever had it).http://www.wikihow.com/Uninstall-In...

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I setup a new user on a stand-alone Windows 10 laptop this weekend and noticed that most websites hang in both Edge and IE11.  I had a look at the user's rights and made sure that they were removed from the local USERS group and only were a member of
the Administrators group.  Then I looked at IE itself and found that if I ran IE as administrator, it worked fine, so I logged the user out and back in again, and still nothing.  I also noticed that IE has a setting to run with administrative privileges,
which I enabled and still nothing.  I thought at this point that it might be a website issue, or at least an ISP issue.  I tried the same sites with the first logged in account on the same machine and everything worked fine.
At this point I was looking at a user rights issue, I thought.  Then I tried the same sites with the new user using Chrome and everything worked fine.  So I'm at a loss as to what this might be.  I've check that IE is using software rendering
so that's not the issue.
Any ideas, or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
An example of a site would be to go to www.webex.com then try to log in.  The login page just spins and spins.

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Before I update my main computer to ie 11
I would like some feedback
Who installed it and what problems or not are you having with it
I installed it on one of my test computers and so far I found the problem with the gadgets so I am not sure if I want to put it on my business machine that now runs ie 9 or any of my clients machines

Answer:who installed ie11 today or prior ?

I ran the update to IE11 yesterday and have had no problems. But I don't use Gadgets. Those are a huge security hole.

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Hi there
I haven't got my W7 system available but can someone try and see if the error I get on W8.1 with the back button after a google search just displays a blank screen happens with IE11 on W7. T My error is with the TechNet W8.1 RTM version -- NOT the preview. X-64 version.

Here's the post on the W8 Forum

Would like to know if it's a IE11 issue (general) or whether just specific to W8.1

IE11 X-64 RTM Back Navigation not working properly

Cheers
jimbo

Answer:IE11 and Back navigation is it OK in W7

If your Google search settings have the open in a new window box ticked that might happen....At least mine does.....

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so today i finally gave up on Internet Explorer as I came across something I didn't like and all of a sudden when my computer comes back on I am running on IE8 again I don't know how this is even possible as I had IE10 on here before and I also had IE9 as well I did end up running a check for Windows Update and IE9 and 10 were there and i am waiting for it to install I will post an error code if I get one and the requested data I am kind of puzzled though as why it went straight from IE11 to IE8 if anybody thinks they know why it would do this please let me know thanks

Answer:uninstalled IE11 and somehow got back to IE8

Had you run System Cleanup to remove redundant files? If so, that's probably the reason - it had no other option but to revert to the default.

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PDF files from a particular Government site I need to access do not download and cannot be opened in IE11. I am using a Surface 2 with 8.1 RT. I have Adobe Reader Touch also installed. No problem downloading PDF files from all other sites used. I can download files from the same site quite OK on my laptop and other PC's.
 

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Win 10 version 1703, Build 15063.540

I am out dated.

Only recently I found out that all my Windows 10 computers are showing IE11 instead of IE12 when I clicked the HELP > About.
When did MS change that ?

Answer:When did IE change from IE12 back to IE11 ?

Hey David,

There never was an IE12.

Internet Explorer version history - Wikipedia

This is what it shows for me in Windows 10 build 16273.

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Wasn't there supposed to be the swipe back option for the desktop version of IE11? I tried finding an option to turn in on in the advanced settings, but don't see anything there.

Answer:Swipe back in desktop IE11

Have you tried settings in your (Synaptics?) Touchpad control panel?
EDIT:
You could try enabling Three finger Flick, if you have Synaptics.

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IE 11 was loaded automatically by Windows Update a week ago. Computer is Windows 7 64-bit and using Kaspersky 2013. Immediately I could not enter passwords in virtually all of the sites where I have an account; some I could not even enter my user name/email address. Using IE Tools and Compatibility View settings I managed to get a small minority of sites to accept entry of the required password. (In fact I had to do this to register with this site.)How can I correct this situation ? Can I just un-install IE 11 ?Help please. Thanks,Dave.

Answer:Undo new IE11 automatically installed by Windows Update

I thought I might add that there are also 2 alternatives:1) Update to Kapersky 2014As long as you have a valid kapersky licence, you can upgrade to the next version for free. I am currently running kapersky internet security 2014 with IE11 and have no issues with password entry boxes (or any other part of IE).2) Disable the virtual keyboard pluginIf you click on the "cog" on the top right of internet explorer and go to "manage add-ons" you will be presented with a list of addons currently installed.You can then disable the addons that are causing the issue.I just thought I would mention this as I would have thought an out of date browser poses a larger security risk than disabling some security addons. I may be wrong however.message edited by thomasad

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Hi,<o:p></o:p>
I have installed IEAK 11 tool on Windows 8.1 and trying to create customized IE 11 for Windows 7 SP1 system (x86 & x64 based).<o:p></o:p>
As per below link we have to install Prerequisite updates before installing Internet Explorer 11 on client machine.<o:p></o:p>
https://support.microsoft.com/en-in/kb/2847882<o:p></o:p>
I have created customized IE11 with Full installation Package option and selected
feature are (Setup Customization & Internal Install) and then after synchronization with internet, I am adding Prerequisite updates in custom components.
Then i have selected Completely silent installation with No restart. <o:p></o:p>
I have tried installing the below customized files manually on Win7 machines, but it is not getting installed & also there is
no error message.


for your reference I am sharing the IE11_main.log information as below.
00:00.610: INFO:    Setup installer for Internet Explorer: 11.0.9600.16428
00:00.766: INFO:    Previous version of Internet Explorer: 8.0.7601.17514
00:00.828: INFO:    Checking if iexplore.exe's current version is between 11.0.9600.0...
00:00.906: INFO:    ...and 11.1.0.0...
00:01.031: INFO:    Maximum version on which to run IEAK branding is: 11.1.0.0...
00:01.094: INFO:    iexplore.exe version... Read more

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It's a minor niggle really, but I'm finding it very frustrating that right clicking on the browser back button doesn't achieve anything - I'm really used to it popping down a list of the previous pages so I can hop back for example to the search engine results list page which I had about four pages ago etc.
Is it only me, or has this stopped working for everyone with the latest updates?

(IE11 on Wins 8.1)

Answer:IE11 - can't right click on the browser back button

Welcome to the forums LadyBird,

Just tried it on my computer and the right-click on the back button of IE11 works perfectly for me.

Unfortunately, I don't have a solution for your problem but I'm sure someone will be around shortly to help you.

Good luck.

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Hi there

Example

1) in Google search say GODZILLA
2) after linking to page - the back button just displays a blank screen

(Now I'm not sure if this is in configuration - but it never worked like that before -- I got returned to my Google search query).

screenshots shown.

Cheers
jimbo

Answer:IE11 X-64 RTM Back Navigation not working properly

Yepper! I was able to recreate your exact issue and it somehow seems to be tied to the combination of the Google search results, then clicking thru, and then trying to use the back button. Good find!

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I don't know if anybody's ever encountered this, but occasionally my 'back' button looks like a sun that getting ready to set. If I close all the tabs and reopen IE, everything is fine. Many times it's accompanied by my normal Start Button being replaced by a by a white square labeled Start.

As you can see I've got the sun setting Back Button, although my Start Button is still normal looking. I have run Malwarebytes and it found nothing.

Is this at all familiar to any of you august folk?

Answer:IE11 Back Button Halfway Below The Horizon

Hi and nope,
See what this does,
Use No Add-ons mode/ Click the Start button and type in the search box,
Internet explorer

Click on the suggestion (No Add-ons) or it’s located at,
Start/ All programs/ Accessories folder/ System tools folder/ No add-ons.
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/manage-add-ons#ie=ie-10-win-7
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows7/How-to-manage-add-ons-in-Internet-Explorer-9
If using ie10 the first link will apply to ie9 as well,
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/ie-crashes-stops-working#ie=ie-10-win-7

Activate EPM if on a 64 bit version of windows,
Internet Explorer 10 - Enable 32-bit or 64-bit IE10 in Windows 7
Add the Run box to the Start menu list,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/559-start-menu-add-run-button.html
Open the Run command and Paste this into it and Okay,
"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe" -extoff

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When surfing web and then going back to my homepage (Yahoo) the homepage comes up but its not exactly where I had left it. I then have to scroll down to where I left off.
Not a big deal but it never used to behave like that. I was wondering if there was a fix for this?
I am up to date with Adobe, Java and Windows updates.
I also googled this and found that others have asked about this in the past but there were no solutions.
Thanks for any help or ideas.

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IE11 update on my Windows 7 64bit Thinkpad E520 11433NG failed.  After the first step of update, the second step of update configuration failed with :"Failure configuring Windows updates. Reverting changes."IE version was back to IE10. Since IE10 there is an ongoing problem with the browser supporting Hybrid Graphics. Microsoft puts the blame on AMD/Nvidia. Issue 2: Incompatible video card driversSome computers that have hybrid video adapters are not yet compatible with Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7. Internet Explorer 11 will not install on these systems until updated hardware drivers are installed. For more information about this issue, click the following article number to go to the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: Internet Explorer 11 does not install on some hybrid graphics systems http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2872074 

Answer:IE11 Hybrid Graphics Fiasco is Back ?

Bump. IE is part of Windows OS and many applications use parts of IE to render data.So, even if you don't use IE as your default browser it is highly advisable to upgrade to the new version. Is Lenovo going to release IE11 compatible video drivers ?

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The previous/next selections for IE11.0.31 on accounts using 640x480 display settings on Windows7 Home Premium SP1 do not display. But on other accounts using a higher resolution they display fine. Are there any settings that need to be modified for
visually handicapped settings?

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the go back button on edge doesn't seem to have the ability to, when you click and hold on it, see many of the previous pages, so you can go back more than one page per click. is that possible?

thanks.

Answer:edge back button - no drop down to go back further than 1

Do you mean this:

Right click the address bar...

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We have a mission critical program that now crashes because of the patch KB3160005 that was uploaded to all of our Windows 7 Professional computers on 6/14/16. When the employee tries to open a PDF in this program, IE11 hangs and the PDF will not open either.
IE11 must be shutdown. Our work around is to remove KB3160005 and then check for the updates and when it appears to hide it and this fixes the problem.

This update is shown to be critical according to TechNet and so I would like to know which one of the 5 patches incorporated into the patch is actually causing the problem and what we can do to fix it and not lose the update by removing it.
Windows 10 Professional will sometime exhibit the same issues with the same mission critical program, but the patch KB3160005 is not on any of the systems I have looked at, so I have to merely reset the browser and then all is well after that.
Any help would be greatly appreciated because this is taking up all of the helpdesk's time resetting this patch and making our employees efficient again.
Thank you,

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also changed :

C:Users\[email protected]#$\AppData\Local\Temp\IXP000.TMP\IE-Setup.cmd  and changed pwd so i cant eliminate it
C:Users\[email protected]\AppData\Local\Temp\IXP000.TMP\IE-Setup.cmd to     

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Most you may have already received and installed the recent Windows Updates.
As a Windows 8.1 user, you may want to know something!
If you have NOT installed the Windows 8.1 Update or KB2919355, you will not have been offered this very important security update KB2957689 for Internet Explorer 11.
This security update resolves two publicly disclosed vulnerabilities and fifty-eight privately reported vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer.
Says Microsoft:
For Internet Explorer 11, are there any prerequisites for the 2957689 update?

Yes. Customers running Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, or Windows RT 8.1, must first install the 2919355 update released in April, 2014 before installing the 2957689 update.

Thus, your IE11 wont be offered this critical update if you don't have Windows 8.1 Update installed.
Just posted this - so that you do not remain under any false impression that you are running a fully patched computer - you wont be - for your IE 11 will have this vulnerability, if you have NOT installed Windows 8.1 Update yet. If you have installed Windows 8.1 Update,then you should be safe and secure!

Answer:IE11 will remain unpatched if you dont have Windows 8.1 Update installed

Scary ......... !

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We created an automation test script in Oracle Open Script and it ran without problems.  When we ran the same script from OATS (Oracle Application Testing Suite), the results shows IE 9 when the server and the laptop both have IE 11 installed. 
I went back and looked at the results in Open Script and it also shows IE9.  Is this a problem with the server's registry?

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Hi!
On my Surface 2 (RT) the IE11 is damn slow if you swipe back. It seems that it reloads the last page completely. Often it takes many seconds until you can go ahead, that is really annoying. If you search the web for the problem you find some "solutions", but none of these really help and it is not only the Surface that is affected. It seems that Microsoft knows about the problem, but doesn't do anything. Have some of you the same problem or a real solution? Maybe WindowsCentral can do something about this Topic, contacting Microsoft?
Thanks a lot for your help.
Chris

Answer:Why is my swipe back in modern UI version of IE11 very slow?

This happens on the Lumia 2520 and the Dell venue 8 pro too. I guess IE just needs a lot of power because the only device where it's fast for me is the surface pro 3 and even then there's still loading

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I know I can do scroll using two fingers, but I have not figure out how to do back and fwd using touchpad. is it possible?

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Hi,
1. I cannot find a solution for a problem accessing Microsoft forums websites from Windows 10 - IE11 and Edge browsers:
in EDGE - Hmm, we can't reach this page.   IE11 this page can't be displayed.
For about a year it worked at least from Edge. Now both cannot access Microsoft forums. All the other sites are accessible.
I am using a corporate proxy. The same sites are accessible from Windows 7 with IE11.
First I blamed our IE GPO with multiple settings. So for a test I placed my machine in Blocked OU (no IE GPO, proxy is set from different GPO).
Everything what I tried didn't help. The question: why just Microsoft forums (no other sites) are not accessible.
Did couple of tests from Windows 7 IE11 machines. The same Microsoft forums are perfectly accessible (all GPOs are applied).
Suddenly, found that one corporate Web App does the same : "This  page can't be displayed". On other Windows 7 it does work.
I am out of ideas now... cannot blame anymore our GPO or proxy...
Any advice?
Thanks



--- When you hit a wrong note its the next note that makes it good or bad. --- Miles Davis

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I have Lenovo G50-80 (80E5) Laptop, I format it many time, So help me how to get back Pre-installed os back, Now is running with windows 8.1 64 bit ratail licence.

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I have 7 email accounts on our Exchange server for different business and personal roles.  I have always used OWA instead of Outlook to segregate accounts on my desktop.  For quick logins I have been using "Keyboard Express"
Macro program  to insert USER and PASSWORD into OWA.   With some update applied in December 2015, Keyboard Express no long works on most of my Macro hotkeys because the IE hotkeys have taken precedence.  Such as ALT-H and other.
This same think happened to IE11 when I ran the Windows 10 upgrade 2 months ago, so I restored Win7 with a disk image to get rid of Window 10.
Is there a way to assign precedence between a Macro Program and IE11 Hotkeys ?

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I had Just installed Windows 10 as a clean install over linux and i wanted to install apps but i had no windows 10 store and i had to use internet explorer to get a different browser because Microsoft Edge is nowhere to be found

Answer:just installed Win 10 and i got no Store Or Microsoft Edge

What version did you install? Was it by chance N or KN?

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I had Just installed Windows 10 as a clean install over linux and i wanted to install apps but i had no windows 10 store and i had to use internet explorer to get a different browser because Microsoft Edge is nowhere to be found

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I have done a lot of googling on this and it seems like no. The file that a lot of sites says has the favorites doesn't have anything, you have to rely on syncing your system, but the setting for syncing is greyed out because I am not using a Microsoft account or a work account. Is there anyway around this to either back up my favorites or turn syncing on, or must I abandon Edge?

I have seen several references to changing an entry in the registry to turn syncing on, but I don't know if they are current, and it seems risky.

Thanks
 

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after opening other sites, no home icon.

Answer:when using edge, how do you get back to the homepage ?

Settings>Advance>Show home the button.

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anyone seen this one?
on booting up 8.1, lenovo z410, the first few attempts to use IE11 from the desktop fail. "cannot open page".
connection troubleshooter produces nothing.

go to APPS > IE and it works fine.

after using chrome and the tile app for awhile, IE11-Desktop will gain coherency and start working.

is there a way to reinstall the desktop side?

this is a clean install with little/nothing loaded on it, about to be deployed for real work so its important.
I've never seen this issue before on 7/8 so kinda lost/bewildered

Answer:IE11 Desktop fails connection. IE11 Tile App succeeds

Maybe can not get that page immediately, try setting blank page for start-up. (about:blank) and than as a start page.

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The first solution than I tried I use the method beginQuoteFileUnquoteUpload1 it created me a good boundary and good Content-Type but when I receive the file. The file is corrupted :(

var formData = new FormData(); 
formData.append('file', document.getElementById('file').files[0], document.getElementById('file').files[0].name);

function beginQuoteFileUnquoteUpload1(data)
{
    // Define a boundary, I stole this from IE but you can use any string AFAIK
    var boundary = "---------------------------7da24f2e50046";
    var xhr = null;
    if (window.XMLHttpRequest || window.ActiveXObject) {
if (window.ActiveXObject) {
try {
xhr = new ActiveXObject("Msxml2.XMLHTTP");
} catch(e) {
xhr = new ActiveXObject("Microsoft.XMLHTTP");
}
}else{
xhr = new XMLHttpRequest(); 
}
    }else{
alert("Votre navigateur ne supporte pas l'objet XMLHTTPRequest...");
return;
    }
    var body = '--' + boundary + '\r\n'
             + 'Content-Dis name="file";'
             + 'filename="'+document.getElementById('file').files[0].name+'"\r\n'
             + 'Content-type: application/pdf\r\n\r\n'
             + data + '\r\n'
    &... Read more

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Hi, I have a ThinkPad Edge 15" 0301-6KG , Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit , I installed the driver for every part my model has (including network controllers like Wireless or Wired LAN, Bluetooth) . But Device Manager says a network controller is not installed. I don't know what is that, to download and install it's driver. On the drivers download page on Lenovo Support, the only network thing I haven't installed is WiMax which my model has not. Thanks in advance. 













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Answer:ThinkPad Edge 15, some Network Controller is not installed.

Hi and welcome to the forum!

You could have mistakenly installed wrong LAN/WLAN drivers. Verify the ones you installed are these:-

LAN: http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-75113
WLAN: http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-73611

Also, install Hotkey Features, press Fn-F5 to enable both Wifi and Bluetooth, thereafter check if the Network Controller goes away from the Device Manager.

Hope this helps.





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Edge 13 AMD Turion Neo X2 Dual-Core L625  , its so hard to watch a high deffintion movie on its high deth screen. i was wondering if i could installed a graphics card on it and make the bios read the card instead of the integrated card it has.

Answer:edge 13 amd processor-is it possible to installed a graphics card on it

you can't install additional GPU on the laptop.

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I need to roll back IE11 one version (from 11.0.9600.18525 to 11.0.9600.18524).
How can I accomplish this?

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I have lost my favorities in both of my computers after upgrading to 10 and IE11. Never had a problem before until I upgraded. What is the fix and how do I get them back??????

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I am currently on production ring, running Fall Creators Update.
I did reset Microsoft Edge from settings. After reset I lost my favorites; its not syncing.
I am already signed in with my account and sync option is on. But I cant find it yet even after restarting PC.
Is there any way I can restore my favorites. ?

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For a while I had a new feature in the Edge browser ---- previews of new pages / tabs. It has disappeared. Can anyone tell me how do I get it back?

Answer:How do I get Edge tab/page previews back?

The Tab preview option is not an optional feature and, since Edge is such an integral part of W10, you probably have some system file corruption. I would do the following:

1. Try the System file checker
2. If necessary follow up with the DISM repair
3. If 1&2 do not fix it you may need to do a repair install with an in-place upgrade

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The G key top (next to TrackPoint red button) on my ThinkPad Edge 14 popped off and I can't get it to snap on again. Can anybody give me advice on how to snap it on without taking the keyboard apart? The computer is 2 years old and out of warranty.

Answer:How to snap G key top back on Edge 14 keyboard

Hello akustan,
 
You can take the video reference from here
This is not the official lenovo website, if you are unable to fix the key then you can visit to the Lenovo authorized service center and get it fix.
 
Best Regards,
Tanuj

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For a while I had a new feature in the Edge browser ---- previews of new pages / tabs. It has disappeared. Can anyone tell me how do I get it back?

Answer:How do I get Edge tab/page previews back?

The Tab preview option is not an optional feature and, since Edge is such an integral part of W10, you probably have some system file corruption. I would do the following:

1. Try the System file checker
2. If necessary follow up with the DISM repair
3. If 1&2 do not fix it you may need to do a repair install with an in-place upgrade

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hii recently bought one edge E320. it do not have any optical drive .so how i can keep the back up files sent in the notebook. i tried to copy it to other place but it does not work. there may be one option to add a usb optical drive then whats the point of not taking a optical drive in it self?2 GB PC3-10600 DDR3 (1 DIMM)4 GB PC3-10600 DDR3 SDRAM 1333MHz SODIMM Memory (2 DIMM)

Answer:about the back up files on my Edge E320

which backup files are you talking about? Windows backup or Rescue and Recovery backup?

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Good Afternoon,

I am running into issues trying to upgrade to IE11. It looks like there are several issues in my CheckSUR Log, but I am not sure how to fix them. I have ran SFC /scannow a couple times and no errors have been identified. I have been having this problem for a couple months now and have just been using Chrome. I have also had several issues with the Aero Effects and Themes as I have to troubleshoot that multiple times a day.
I am receiving error code '3FD' from Windows Update regarding IE11.

Attached is my log.

Thank you in advance for your help!
-Steve

Answer:IE11 Update/Install Issue - Trying to Upgrade to IE11

hello and welcome skohon now personally I would download IE11 Download Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 from Official Microsoft Download Center - it says on my machine I already have it if yours does the there is something quite wrong.

If it is not on your machine then you save the above to downloads and then do what is in this Install or uninstall Internet Explorer - Windows Help

I have done this myself on odd occasions and it saves you having to muck around with updates.

First you might like to run this though in safe mode if necessary
Disk Check and run the /f and /r switches if necessary.

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I realized that I need OneNote every day so I rolled my Lumia 920 back to 8.1. This isn't causing any real problems that I have seen, but since doing that, two Phone Apps have shown up in my app list. Does anybody else have the same happening on theirs or know of a fix? Thank you in advance

Answer:Why have two phone apps installed after rolling back from W10 back to Windows Phone 8.1?

I was searching the web for this bug and all I found was this thread. I have the same problem. I used a spare Lumia 520 for playing with Win10M and after updating to the last build (Build 10149) a couple of days ago the phone and people app stopped working (didn't find much for this problem either). So I decided to restore it with help of windows recovery program. Said and done, but now I have two phone apps in my app list. After updating to denim the lower one lost its icon but the entry is still there.

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