Category Archives: Internet Explorer

Change Windows 8 Metro IE to Desktop IE

In Windows 8 by default Internet Explorer 10 is set to the Metro IE version over the more recognisable and more in my opinion usable desktop version of IE10, but help is at hand and we can change this, if … Continue reading

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Reset Microsoft Internet Explorer

There are times when internet browsers start to run sluggish and do not perform as they should do, it could be due to Malware, a rogue or incompatible browser add-on or that it is just slow. So the below FixIt … Continue reading

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Cut the Rope Game on Internet Explorer

Well that neat game that I played on my iPod Touch and iPhone 3g has come to Internet Explorer and WOW is it ever so goo a time waster, so see for yourselves.   Play the game HERE

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Tech Support Phone Scams

Today I was reminded of the scams that can go around and the tech support one is one of the most commonly used ones and is sadly still used today! So things to look out for…. Do not  trust unsolicited … Continue reading

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Microsoft to start Automatic Updates for IE in Windows XP, Vista and 7

In January of 2012 Microsoft will start pushing out updates for the aforementioned Windows Operating System versions, who’s users may have an older version of Internet Explorer (IE), this update will move you to the latest for your Windows version … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 10 Platform Preview

If you are that way inclined to test new applications then Microsoft do have Internet Explorer 10 available as a Platform Preview, not these previews are NOT full beta or Release Candidate (RC) versions, they are basic versions that have … Continue reading

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Microsoft Update KB2524375 to Block Fraudulent Certificates

This update is one you will wish to make sure you have installed, its purpose is to block a set of Certificates that had the digital signature of Comodo as the Certification Authority on them, this could have lead to … Continue reading

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Speckie

I have a very bad habit of trying to type way way too quickly on web forums etc. and I mistype or misspell a lot s a consequence of this, so previously I had been using the great ieSpell, but … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 9 goes final

Finally one of the versions of Internet Explorer (IE) that I feel is a great successor to previous versions of IE in IE9 has been released, it had been downloaded by near 40 million users around the globe in its … Continue reading

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Cookies good or bad

Well as cookies do not harbour malware and are mistakenly thought to do so by many applications, so I thought I would follow this story as its very correct in that cookies just follow your movement around a particular website. … Continue reading

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