How To Display Menu Bar in Internet Explorer

Published: May 20, 2019, 8:49 p.m. in Browser, Tips & Tricks, Windows, How-to, Internet Explorer by Michael Golohor

The default setting in the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser is to hide the menu bar. Though the menu bar contains all the primary features of the browser such as File, Edit, View, Favourites, Help, and Tools, Hiding them restricts easy accessibility to all these features. The sole purpose of hiding the menu ...

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How To Delete Browsing History in Internet Explorer 8

Published: May 20, 2019, 7:13 p.m. in Browser, Windows, How-to, Digital Footprint, Internet Explorer by Michael Golohor

Whenever you visit a page or you get on the internet with your computer, your computer will automatically save a copy of every single page visited by you. This automatic saving of the pages visited by you is called your Browsing History. Browsing history is defined as a record of web pages that ...

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How To Add Search Engines To Internet Explorer 11

Published: May 18, 2019, 8:44 p.m. in Browser, Windows, How-to, Internet Explorer by Michael Golohor

Any web browser you install comes with a few default search engines to choose from. It is, however, possible to add more. Even when the browser does not offer an official search plugin, you can always add custom search engines with a few tricks. Depending on which web browser you ...

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How To Clear The Cache in Internet Explorer 11

Published: May 15, 2019, 12:08 a.m. in Browser, Privacy, How-to, Cache, Internet Explorer by Michael Golohor

A common problem that Windows users are all too familiar with is the torturous, mind-numbing lagging that has gotten steadily worse over the time they have been using their systems. This is most noticeable when trying to open your faithful, yet slow working, web browser, Internet Explorer. This means your ...

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How To Activate Full-Screen Mode in Internet Explorer 11

Published: May 7, 2019, 9:39 a.m. in Browser, Tips & Tricks, Internet Explorer, Windows, How-to by Michael Golohor

The web appearance of a browser is very essential for some of us. For various reasons, some people would prefer a full-screen view instead of the windowed mode of the Internet Explorer, and by default, most of the Windows applications open in Windowed mode. Like many other modern web browsers, the ...

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How To Disable Protected Mode in Internet Explorer

Published: May 7, 2019, 1:37 a.m. in Browser, Internet Explorer, How-to, Security, Protected Mode by Michael Golohor

The purpose of Protected Mode in internet explorer is to prevent malicious software from exploiting the vulnerabilities of the internet explorer and to protect your computer from hackers, who can easily gain access to your computer. The importance of using protected mode cannot be denied but many times people have ...

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How To Use ActiveX Filtering in Internet Explorer 11

Published: May 4, 2019, 9:05 p.m. in Internet Explorer, Windows, How-to, Security, Troubleshooting by Michael Golohor

ActiveX is a software framework that can be re-used by many application programs within a computer or among various computers in a network. Once installed ActiveX has access to your entire computer. Often referred to as an add-on, ActiveX is basically a small set of programs for Internet Explorer, which ...

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How to Make IE11 you Default Browser on Windows?

Published: Sept. 9, 2018, 1:13 p.m. in Browser, Windows, How-to, Internet Explorer by Marcos González R.

Since the first iteration of Windows was released in 1995 as a complement to Windows 95 in an update known as “Microsoft Plus!”, it’s been one of the browsers with most prominence in the internet. Its Golden Age was in 1999-2003 when it had about 95% dominance on the Internet. ...

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How to Uninstall or Remove Internet Explorer

Published: Sept. 5, 2018, 12:41 a.m. in Windows, Internet Explorer, How-to by Marcos González R.

With all the Web Browsers available, such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, etc., you might think that Internet Explorer is not essential or necessary anymore. Some might even say, “Why would I? I already have mine with my favorite add-ons, my plugins and everything I need”. Let’s face it: ...

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How To Set Your Homepage To Your Favorite Website

Published: Aug. 5, 2018, 4:24 p.m. in Browser extensions, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, How-to, Chrome by Marcos González R.

Let’s admit it, you open your browser (it could be Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer 11 or Microsoft Edge), and sometimes there’s this annoying homepage that you didn’t choose. Let’s say, a News website that you didn’t ask for, or a page that your Antivirus set for you. That is ...

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