Staying Secure When Microsoft Drops Support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 & 10

Microsoft has announced that the support for Internet Explorer versions 8, 9 and 10 shall be discontinued in the near future. They have already released the final update for the IE8 this month. After Microsoft drops support for IE 8, IE 9 and IE 10, you will have no choice but to upgrade to the Internet Explorer Read More …

How to Completely Remove Internet Explorer from Windows 10

Even though Microsoft is busy promoting their new web browser Edge for Windows 10, yet their other web browser Internet Explorer is still installed along with Windows 10. This is perhaps done for the hardcore lovers of Internet Explorer who would not budge and keep using Internet Explorer as long as it is available. But for the rest Read More …

Create Internet Explorer Shortcut on Desktop in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a brand new web browser called Edge which is also set to be the default web browser too, but it also contains a copy of Internet Explorer web browser. Although you might not find any shortcut ,the classic Microsoft Internet Explorer browser, it is still in the usual install location inside the “Program Files” Read More …

How to Disable SSL 3.0 in Microsoft Internet Explorer

The recent discovery of the “Poodle” vulnerability in the decades old implementation of the SSL 3.0 cryptographic protocol has taken the security researchers by surprise. The SSL (secure sockets layer) protocol is used for transferring the data between your web browser and the web servers securely over an encrypted connection. Usually such encrypted connections are used for Read More …

How to Enable Flash on Sites in the App Mode of Internet Explorer

Starting with Windows 8, Internet Explorer is present in Windows in two different modes – the desktop mode and the app mode. The desktop mode opens like any other Windows application as it has always been, but the app mode opens like a full screen app and offers a unique interface that works very well with Read More …

How to Disable Automatic Updates for Internet Explorer 11

Automatic updates in Windows is a great feature to keep various components up-to-date and patched from the known vulnerabilities. But some of the users prefer to take all the control of updating their system in their own hands, and manually download the updates from the Microsoft website. I personally like to wait for a few days to pass after Read More …

How to Capture Full Webpage Screenshots in Internet Explorer

Sometimes you have to capture full webpages and save them as images, for various reasons. For example, if you want to share the congratulations screen when you win an online computer, or if you want to capture your facebook webpage and share the image with your friends. Saving the webpages as images makes sense because Read More …