Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Internet Explorer - Notify when Downloads Complete - Turn On or Off


Internet Explorer - Notify when Downloads Complete - Turn On or Off

How to Turn On or Off Notify when Downloads Complete in Internet Explorer
Published by Brink
01 Jan 2013
Published by

How to Turn On or Off Notify when Downloads Complete in Internet Explorer

information   Information
This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off to notify when downloads complete with the "View Downloads" pop-up at the bottom of IE9, IE10, and IE11.


EXAMPLE: Notify when Downloads Complete in IE9, IE10, and IE11
Name:  IE_Notify_Download_Complete.jpg
Views: 3261
Size:  16.7 KB



OPTION ONE
Turn On or Off IE "Notify when Downloads Complete" using REG File
1. Do step 2 or 3 below for what you would like to do.

2. To Turn On "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
NOTE: This is the default setting.
A) Click/tap on the download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.
Turn_On_IE_Notify_Download_Complete.reg
download
3. To Turn Off "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
A) Click/tap on the download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.
Turn_Off_IE_Notify_Download_Complete.reg
download
4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. If prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC-Windows 7/8) or Continue (UAC-Vista), Yes, and OK to approve merging the .reg file.

7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.



OPTION TWO
Turn On or Off IE "Notify when Downloads Complete" using Internet Options
1. Do step 2, 3, or 4 below for how you would like to open Internet Options.

2. Open the Control Panel (icons view) in Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8, click/tap on the Internet Options icon, and go to step 5 below.

3. Open IE9, IE10, or IE11, click/tap on Tools (Menu bar) and Internet Options, then go to step 5 below.

4. Open IE9, IE10, or IE11, click/tap on the gear icon in the upper right corner, click/tap on Internet Options, and go to step 5 below. (see screenshot below)
NOTE: In Windows 8, you would open the IE10 desktop version, and not the IE10 Metro (Windows UI) version.
Name:  Internet_Options-1.jpg
Views: 3920
Size:  31.0 KB
5. Do step 6 or 7 below for what you would like to do.

6. To Turn On "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
NOTE: This is the default setting.
A) Click/tap on the Advanced tab, and check the Notify when downloads complete box under the Browsing section, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)
7. To Turn Off "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
A) Click/tap on the Advanced tab, and uncheck the Notify when downloads complete box under the Browsing section, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)
Name:  Internet_Options_2.jpg
Views: 3290
Size:  102.4 KB



OPTION THREE
Turn On or Off IE "Notify when Downloads Complete" using Download Options
1. Open IE9, IE10, or IE11, and ......
NOTE: In Windows 8/8.1, you would open the desktop IE, and not the modern IE.

2. Click/tap on the gear icon in the upper right corner, then click/tap on View downloads. (see screenshot below)
NOTE: You could also press CTRL + J instead.
Name:  Notify-1.jpg
Views: 3924
Size:  32.0 KB
3. Click/tap on the Options link. (see screenshot below)
Name:  Notify-2.jpg
Views: 3259
Size:  37.8 KB
4. Do step 5 or 6 below for what you would like to do.

5. To Turn On "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
NOTE: This is the default setting.
A) Check the Notify me when my downloads are complete box, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below step 6)
6. To Turn Off "Notify when Downloads Complete" in IE9, IE10, and IE11
A) Uncheck the Notify me when my downloads are complete box, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)

Name:  Notify-3.jpg
Views: 3271
Size:  26.8 KB
7. Click/tap on Close. (see screenshot below step 3)
That's it,
Shawn





Comment

 Internet Explorer - Notify when Downloads Complete - Turn On or Off




Tutorial Tools





Similar help and support threads
Windows 7 Tutorial Category
Internet Explorer AutoComplete - Turn On or Off
How to Turn On or Off AutoComplete in Internet Explorer AutoComplete (automatic text completion) or inline AutoComplete is a feature that automatically appends the suggested text to the words as you are typing them in the Internet Explorer address bar and open dialog box. It tries to guess...
Tutorials
Firefox "Downloads Complete" Alert - Turn On or Off
How to Turn the "Downloads Complete" Alert On or Off in Firefox This tutorial will show you how to turn the "Downloads Complete" pop-up alert notification that displays at the lower right corner of your display when downloads have completed in Firefox. When you click on the All files have...
Tutorials
View downloads doesn't work-Internet Explorer 9
neither ctrl +j does. Even if i download a file and press "view more" (or sth like that sorry i dont have english windows ) nothing happens. -Ive tried reseting ie 9 -deleting all personal data(cookies ,etc) -deleting all files in "appdata/internet explorer -unistalling and installing again...
Browsers & Mail
Veiw downloads is all that shows when Internet Explorer 9 starts
When i start Internet Explorer 9 (O/S windows 7 ultimate 64bit) it opens for a split second then closes leaving the veiw downloads screen up, with the homepage in it as if i have tried to download the page. any help would be appreciated as it leaves me without internet explorer
Browsers & Mail
Internet Explorer - View and Track Downloads
How to View and Track Downloads in IE9, IE10, and IE11 This tutorial will show how to view and track your downloads using View Downloads in IE9, IE10, and IE11. Here's How: 1. Open IE9, IE10, or IE11, and ......
Tutorials
Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) Tops 15 Million Downloads
Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) Tops 15 Million Downloads - Softpedia
News

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:51.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App