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Windows 7: enabling security features in IE8

03 Mar 2011   #11

64 bit windows

thanks a lot .
at last with ur help i got teh custome level enabled
now i can check ahead
thanks a lot once again
other i wuld have been just seraching around and around

culd i ask u few more issues related to windows

1 as i have enabled scripting for java applets enabled but still my web application in not getting opened in IE 8 it gets opened in firefox
i still not knw where the issue is

2 reg setting / adding screen resolution currently only (1024)& customizing the the layout

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03 Mar 2011   #12
Orbital Shark


Under Internet Options in Internet Explorer > Tools, click the Programs tab and click the Make Default button to see if that does the trick.

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03 Mar 2011   #13
Orbital Shark


I'm glad the 1st issue is sorted
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03 Mar 2011   #14

64 bit windows

i hve already done that & was checking it just says connecting ......
i think IE is not able to connect to local host of IIS 7.5 ( i suppose)
not sure whts cauisng the page block
but the same page is seen in firefox

i am once gain thankful for explaining the things so efficiently
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03 Mar 2011   #15
Orbital Shark


Have you tried uninstalling FF to see if IIS defaults back to IE?
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03 Mar 2011   #16

64 bit windows

initally i just had IE , but as my web application was not getting displayed in IE , i installed firefox to check if the web application is working
do u still think i need to unistall firefox
in my earlier OS ie win XP alos i had both IE & FF
IE was my default browser & FF a stand by

the IE that i have now has got installed with OS installation . do i need to reinstall IE 8??
i am not sure wht the issue & as to why my application is not working on IE
is it windows prblm, IE prblm or, my application issue
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03 Mar 2011   #17
Orbital Shark


It's worth trying to uninstall FF then if it still don't work you can re-install it while we work on a solution.
Note   Note
Download and save the install files for FF here before uninstalling
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03 Mar 2011   #18
Orbital Shark


I've got to log off for a few hours, hopefully soneone else may be able to carry on the assistance. Good news it the initial problem is solved
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03 Mar 2011   #19

64 bit windows


i hope it does not cause any issues
one more thing i wuld like to tell is that other than my web application there are many sites which are not getting opened in IE but gets opened in firefox

all this issues started after i installed the new OS 2008 server

some websites gets displayed but buttons doesnot get clciked in IE & so on
i hope u get some idea abt the blockage

i have configured IIS so that the web application can be view in LAN
from other systems the same application frm my system gets displayed in IE
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04 Mar 2011   #20

64 bit windows

hello the issue is still pending i checked frm all my possible ends
the web application is not working in IE

& abt the screen resolution issue
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