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Windows 7: Add-ons in IE

22 Oct 2013   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Add-ons in IE

I do rely on WOT & I definitely need Speckie for typing posts but not sure if I really need all of these 'Enabled', I don't honestly understand their meanings. Can someone guide me,please.

This shot is from CCleaner-Tools.



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22 Oct 2013   #2

W7x64 Ult.
 
 

When I installed IE10 I checked for add-ons and could not believe my eyes.......There were twelve from Microsoft alone. I had no idea what they were {still don't!} so I just disabled them all . It seems to work just fine without them. I just run the Flash Player and the AV. Good enough I guess.
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22 Oct 2013   #3

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1
 
 

Yea I'm not sure why you would have two of each,
But I'm not familiar with either of these utilities either/ never used them,
ie10 has it's own spell checker and WOT ?
Never saw the need for a Filtered web utility,
You can Uninstall them and reset Internet explorer,
Then re-install them to see if the double entries return or not ?
Export Favorites to html file before resetting Internet explorer/ just to be safe.
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/86795-internet-explorer-import-export-favorites.html

Tutorial of Resetting Internet explorer,
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1222-internet-explorer-reset.html
Accessing Internet Options from the Start menu search,
Reset process first opening Internet explorer
Manage add-ons,
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/manage-add-ons#ie=ie-10-win-7
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23 Oct 2013   #4

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

Thanks Thrash. I'm too much of a chicken to go without WOT, have come close a couple times to clicking on a 'search result', then saw the big red icon. Have read too many posts of problems with even getting IE 10 installed, no thanks.
I believe I've seen some posters that do have the 2 programs so will try to find them & send a PM maybe.
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23 Oct 2013   #5

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by grits View Post
Thanks Thrash. I'm too much of a chicken to go without WOT, .
I did say Uninstall and Re-install WOT and Speckie not permanently Uninstalling them
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27 Oct 2013   #6

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

You have an x64 version of Seven. There are 2 or each as one is 32 bit and one is 64 bit. One is in Program Files, the other in Program Files (x86). I'd leave them be. A Guy
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