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Windows 7: Silly Question but I'm Stumped- IE8/9 view downloads AFTER completion

05 Nov 2011   #1

W7 X-64 W8.1 X-64 Opensuse 13.1 W2003 Server
 
 
Silly Question but I'm Stumped- IE8/9 view downloads AFTER completion

Hi there
I can't find it --but is there a way of looking at your download history AFTER a download has completed in IE8 or IE9 -- I can only see the popup application while a download is actually in progress.

(Same problem also on IE10 in Windows 8 developer preview if you are trying that version of Windows too).

I can't believe that the application is only available during a download.

Thanks
jimbo

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05 Nov 2011   #2

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Hi Jimbo,

Press Ctrl+J to view all your downloads on IE 9 & IE 10.
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05 Nov 2011   #3

Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit
 
 

Simple enough. Just press CTRL-J in your IE window.

If you know where you're downloading your files to, of course you can simply browse to that folder and find them there. If you don't know, you can change the download location in IE's settings (Control Panel -> Internet Options).
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05 Nov 2011   #4

W7 X-64 W8.1 X-64 Opensuse 13.1 W2003 Server
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dinesh View Post
Hi Jimbo,

Press Ctrl+J to view all your downloads on IE 9 & IE 10.
Thanks

Nice simple answer -- I'm surprised this seems to be hidden .

Cheers
jimbo
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05 Nov 2011   #5

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dinesh View Post
Hi Jimbo,

Press Ctrl+J to view all your downloads on IE 9 & IE 10.
Thanks

Nice simple answer -- I'm surprised this seems to be hidden .

Cheers
jimbo
No problem Jimbo. You can also find this option by clicking on the Tools icon at the top left corner of IE and then click on View Downloads.
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06 Nov 2011   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

How come the help menu , keyboard shortcuts shows that Ctrl J opens feeds ?
Anyone new to computers who has the Menu bar turned off might have trouble opening the help menu if they don't know the F1 shortcut.
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06 Nov 2011   #7

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Tools/Internet Options/Advanced/Browsing/"Notify when downloads complete"
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