The ‘Internet Explorer IE7’ Archives
Posted January 9, 2009 by

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.

Posted August 4, 2008 by

Using the Command Line to Delete IE7 / IE8 Browsing History

You can use the command line to delete the browsing history (cookies, internet files, history, form data, and/or passwords) from IE7 or IE8. These commands can come in handy if you want to create batch files to clear the browsing history.

Posted April 21, 2008 by

IE 7 / IE 8: Disable Sounds in Web Pages

If you are tired of having your browsing experience suddenly interrupted by embedded sounds in the web page you are viewing, you can easily disable this feature. This can be an important step to take if you find yourself doing a lot of surfing at work.

Posted April 4, 2008 by

IE7: Clear History, Cookies, and Temporary Internet Files

Browsers hold a lot of personal data. Clearing your history, cookies, and temporary internet files will clear a lot of this personal information from your browser. Have you cleaned up your browser today?

Posted October 12, 2007 by

IE7: Playing a Sound When RSS Feed is Discovered

IE7 can be set to play a sound each time a feed is discovered on a web page. This can be quite useful to some and annoying to others depending on their preference. Here’s how to configure Internet Explorer 7’s sound for RSS feed discovery.

Posted September 29, 2007 by

IE7: Remove and Disable Add-Ons and ActiveX Plugins

Add-Ons and ActiveX plugins can really expand IE7’s abilities. However, these added features are more likely to contain bugs and cause the browser to crash. Here is how to remove or disable these once they are installed.

Posted August 12, 2007 by

IE7 : Add custom providers to Search Bar

IE7 features a newly added Search Bar in the upper right area of the browser. By default, this search bar is setup to search the Live search engine. However you can add new providers that Microsoft has setup (google, ebay, wiki, etc) and you can add your own custom search providers (ie search forums or […]

Posted August 3, 2007 by

Fix: IE7\’s RunOnce Page Keeps Displaying

When you fire up Internet Explorer 7 for the first time, the runonce page is launched to allow you to configure various options. Once this page has been completed, it should not show up again (thus the name runonce). However, sometimes IE7 continually opens this page each time the application is opened. To fix this, […]

Posted February 22, 2007 by

IE7: Clear Browser Cache on Exit

Internet Explorer 7 now comes with an option to automatically delete all your temporary files in your browser cache when IE7 closes. For you who are paranoid about privacy, this is a no brainer.

Posted February 22, 2007 by

IE7: Remove Page and Tools Text from Toolbar

The toolbar of IE7 gets very minimal and removes most of the text; however, for some reason, the “page” and “tools” text remains. Here is how to get rid of it.

Posted February 22, 2007 by

IE7: Sort Favorites by Alphabetical Order

It is so much easier to find bookmarks when they are sorted by name. Sorting alphabetically can be done with just a couple clicks of your mouse.

Posted February 1, 2007 by

IE7: Exporting Your RSS Feeds List

If you decide to move away from using IE7’s feed reading and go to a standalone reader, knowing how to export your RSS Feeds list can come in quite handy. Simply follow these instructions: