IE7/IE8: How to Disable Automatic Image Resizing

When you view large images, Internet Explorer’s default settings make the browser resize the image to fit within the browser window. If you would like to see the image in its original size instead, you can disable this functionality.

1. Open Internet Explorer.

2. Go to the Toolbar.

3. Click Tools and select Internet Options.

4. Select the Advanced tab.

5. Scroll to the Multimedia section.

6. Uncheck the Enable automatic image resizing checkbox.

7. Click the OK button.


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2 Responses to “IE7/IE8: How to Disable Automatic Image Resizing”

  1. January 22, 2009 at 10:39 pm, TurtleShroom said:

    Thank you!

    That “feature” was driving me crazy!


  2. July 09, 2009 at 5:06 pm, pr1 comment said:

    very cool!


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