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Reset Internet Explorer Settings

Reset Internet Explorer Settings

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Fix it How to reset Internet Explorer settings 

Fix it Method 5: Reset the Internet Explorer settings

Try this automated solution to delete cookies and disable add-ons in Internet Explorer 7 or 8. Resetting can solve a number of problems such as a browser that is slow, crahes, or hangs a lot. Read about resetting or watch a demo for more information.

Technical details about this Microsoft Fix it solution
Name: Microsoft Fix it 50195
Old Name: Reset Internet Explorer Settings
Version 1.1.1
Additional Information: Localized in 23 languages

Version 1.0.0 – Not Released

  • Checks if Internet Explorer 7 or higher is installed
  • Opens Reset Internet Explorer settings dialog

Version 1.1.0 - Released

  • Updated to improve user experience

Version 1.1.1 – Released

  • Localization update
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  • how can i remover my internetexploererand .and interneteploereploberin my coupterand hoe to fix it thing you i need help.leticiaguzman

  • I tired of my Internet Explorer 7"CRASHING"

    I contacted Microsoft,PAid to have it taken off! It still gives me error messages that it has to shutdown.Which it does on it's own.I lose everthing ,I have to start OVER.And then I'll get a debug thing.I've have the malicious soft ware on ,I have done

    EVERYTHING" possible to solve this??????

    What do I do.............I'm tired of this programn............JEO

  • the size or the print are so small that I can not reed, this started when I downloaded Explorer8. I would like to read what is on the screen without straining my eyes.

  • The Reset wizard for IE 7 fixed perplexing & frustratingproblems that I had with this issue for several days.

    Thank you very much!


  • I still do not know it Fix It worked.  These Fix It windows came up just as messed up as before.  Additionally, there are graphic problems in the taskbar below.  The Windows there only display an "E".

  • Besides the problems restoring my toolbar, which I am not sure got fixed, print and edit commands (i.e. copy) do not work.  Print buttons freeze and the right click menu does not come up.

  • Still cannot log into secure websites like Amazon.  Amazon asks to enable cookies, and cookies are enable, yet I still cannot log into Amazon...even after running MS Fix It

  • Still cannot log into secure websites, place any orders online, or access any sites that require "enable cookies" no matter how many times I reset.  Cannot even access the "Reset Internet Explorer Settings Fix it Live!"  This is getting very frustrating.  Cannot use the points for reading emails, either, for quite some time.

  • Started having problems after I downloaded

    IE8...from MSN. Runtime errors, Visual C++ errors.....gave FIX-IT a shot. Hope it works.

  • Have had problems with IE Explorer not running certain active X controls - tried everything over the last few days. Gave FIX-IT a go as a last resort and problem fixed.

  • Gave Internet Explorer fix it a go and it worked. thanks

  • I can not open Internet Explorer I need to install Activex Control.How do i get the Activex Controls installed;PLEASE HELP ME;Thanks

  • Thanks for being there and for the help.

  • having installed ie7 - next time the web page automatically opens http// thw window asks to "apply settings" but when i click on it having chosen settings the whole page freezes. and seeting are not applied. at bottom left of scrn say "error on page". any help available?

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