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Windows 7: IE10 Auto-Display Login Username Help


30 Sep 2013   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
IE10 Auto-Display Login Username Help

In the Firefox, when I go to a site that requires my login and password, when I clik the username field and type the first letter a small display appears with the entire username and I clik it then the cliked username automatically is put in the login username field. Then when I hit tab to go to the password box the field I automatically filled with the password (as large dots). I hit enter and bingo!-I'm in. However, I seem to have somehow disabled this feature in IE10 because it used to do it. Or perhaps I am thinking of IE9 and it is no longer available for IE10?

-thnx

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30 Sep 2013   #2

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

See what you have set in Internet Options -> Content Tab -> AutoComplete


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30 Sep 2013   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
See what you have set in Internet Options -> Content Tab -> AutoComplete
all boxes have check except Feed & Form
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30 Sep 2013   #4

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

I only upgraded to IE 10 a few days ago and have not had any issues.
.. but each user (I don't store passwords or save history) and each machine is different.

If the next settings are good too, you might try Reset IE settings - there are caveats though - you'll lose ALL customization.


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30 Sep 2013   #5

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
If the next settings are good too, ...
yes, those are good also.

I will hold off on a IE reset, hoping that a less destructive solution is provided.
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30 Sep 2013   #6

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

So I take that an unistall and reinstall is out of the question.

Good luck, I'm sure someone will stop by and offer other suggestions.

Bill
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30 Sep 2013   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
So I take that an unistall and reinstall is out of the question.
yeah, for now. I have other browsers that I can rely on and IE has been sort of a let down in comparison. Still, I hang on to a hope that it can be redeemed eventually ...

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
Good luck, I'm sure someone will stop by and offer other suggestions.

Bill
I do hope so Bill, thnx for the help.

-Marc.
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30 Sep 2013   #8

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1
 
 

I suppose a few easy things to try are,
Restore Advanced settings,
Security section/ Reset all zones to default,
Turn Internet explorer off then turn it back on,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/5023-windows-features-turn-off.html
I forget what security suite do you have installed ?
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30 Sep 2013   #9

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

Came back to let you know that you're not the only one

method 1 was uninstall / reinstall IE 10

method 2 seems unintrusive enough

internet explorer 10 autocomplete not working - Microsoft Community

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Method 2: Create new user account:

For Windows 7:

Create a user account
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Create-a-user-account

If the issue is resolved, please follow the instructions in the below link:

Fix a corrupted user profile
Fix a corrupted user profile
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30 Sep 2013   #10

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MourningStar View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Slartybart View Post
If the next settings are good too, ...
yes, those are good also.

I will hold off on a IE reset, hoping that a less destructive solution is provided.
OK Bill - I went ahead and did a full IE reset and the 'majority' of the issue is resolved. What means 'majority'? This :

1. Sites that I login to and IE asks if I want it to remember the password - the autocomplete functions for both username & password.

However ...

2. Some sites (this one and a few others) does not ask to remember the password, but it will autocomplete the username. One thing in common among these few sites is that at logout, all display a 'cookies cleared' message. Photobucket, Hotmail.com & Live.com and some others behave in this manner but do not display cache-clearing message at logout.

3. Still, a handful of other websites remain where autocomplete does not function at all.

I hope these symptoms I have described help narrow down the problem.
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