Internet Explorer

How to disable inprivate browsing

by admin on April 2, 2012

On Windows system, we can disable InPrivate browsing in Internet explorer as per the below method. Open group policy editor(Run gpedit.msc) Navigate to the node ‘Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Internet explorer -> InPrivate‘ Now in the right side pane, you can see list of group policy settings. Double click on […]


Disable tabbed browsing in IE

by admin on February 6, 2012

In Internet explorer 8, we can disable tabbed browsing as per the below steps. In IE menu bar click on  Tools and then Internet options Click on Settings button under ‘Tabs‘ Now disable the check button ‘Enable tabbed browsing’ Click on ‘OK’ and ‘Apply’ buttons and close the windows. Using registry keys We can disable […]


Change defatult download location in IE

by admin on February 5, 2012

In Internet explorer, when we download files, the files will be saved to the default download folder.  This is usually user’s Documents folder on the system drive. In case if the system drive does not have enough free space, users may want to change the download location to some other drive. We can do this […]


Uninstall Yahoo toolbar

by admin on January 28, 2012

We can uninstall Yahoo toolbar software from Windows by doing the following steps. Open Programs and Features wizard. You can open this by running appwiz.cpl from Run window. Alternative way to open this is to type ‘Programs and Features‘ in the start menu search box. Look for the entry ‘Yahoo! Toolbar’ in the list of […]


Delete Internet Explorer history

by admin on May 22, 2011

Internet explorer, like any other browser, keeps track of the websites you have visited, the cookies these websites have created, passwords you allowed IE to save etc. This history can be deleted in the following ways. From Internet explorer window click on Tools and then Internet Options Now click on the Delete button (see the […]