Category: Browsers

How to Enable Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11 0

How to Enable Enterprise Mode in Internet Explorer 11

For those of you who are running Web apps that were written for older versions of Internet Explorer (IE), such as IE 7 or IE 8, Microsoft has introduced a new “Enterprise Mode” in...

How to Change the Title Displayed in the Browser for a Publishing Site in SharePoint 0

How to Change the Title Displayed in the Browser for a Publishing Site in SharePoint

The default page title for a Publishing Site in SharePoint may not be very intuitive for everyone. If you don’t like a title like “Pages – Home” or “Home”, you can change it. It’s...

How to Permanently Disable Gmail’s “Stay signed in” Box on the Sign In Page 6

How to Permanently Disable Gmail’s “Stay signed in” Box on the Sign In Page

I use both Outlook and Gmail for my e-mail. I wasn’t a big fan of MSN, Hotmail, Live, or whatever Microsoft called their Web mail any particular year. This year it is called Outlook....

Microsoft and Google Plan to Get Rid of Cookies in the Browser 0

Microsoft and Google Plan to Get Rid of Cookies in the Browser

According to an article on AdAge.com, both Microsoft and Google plan to develop their own technology to replace the “cookies” in the Web browsers. Cookies allow the vendors to keep track of people’s browsing...

How Secure are Online Password Managers? 0

How Secure are Online Password Managers?

If you use an online password manager (LastPass, Agilebits, mSeven, etc.) to manage all your passwords, I am sure you’ve wondered how safe is the software. The password managers often offer you the convenience...

Lack of Proper Redirection of URLs on Microsoft Sites 0

Lack of Proper Redirection of URLs on Microsoft Sites

In this article I would like to provide some feedback to Microsoft on URL redirection on Microsoft Web sites. When Microsoft posts an article for a version of the product it has a certain...

Direct Download Links for Flash Player for IE and Firefox 0

Direct Download Links for Flash Player for IE and Firefox

Adobe’s Flash Player is a cross-platform browser-based application runtime that lets you work with applications, videos and other content. A lot of Web site require a Flash Player to see all the content on...

Missing “Sign in as Different User” Option in SharePoint 2013 0

Missing “Sign in as Different User” Option in SharePoint 2013

As a Site Collection Administrator, or even as a Site Owner, it is convenient to log in as a different user to test certain settings or to verify if a different user account has...

How to Run 64-bit Internet Explorer in Windows 8 1

How to Run 64-bit Internet Explorer in Windows 8

By default, on a Windows 8 computer the Internet Explorer (IE) 10 runs 32-bit tabs. In other words, you are running 32-bit versions of IE on your Windows 8 desktop. This is a good...

How to Configure Your Default Browser in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 0

How to Configure Your Default Browser in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

If you are running Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 then Internet Explorer (IE) 10 is your default browser. If at some point you set a different browser as your default browser, you can...

How to Disable Java in All Your Browsers 0

How to Disable Java in All Your Browsers

By now you may have heard of all the warnings and bad things that can happen if you have Java installed on your computer, like having your credit card or other personal data stolen,...

Vulnerability in SSL/TLS Could Allow Information Disclosure 0

Vulnerability in SSL/TLS Could Allow Information Disclosure

Microsoft recently posted this Knowledge Base article 2588513: Vulnerability in SSL/TLS could allow information disclosure. The actual Security Advisory is posted here. According to the advisory: “Microsoft is aware of detailed information that has...

Error: An unhandled exception occurred in the Silverlight Application 0

Error: An unhandled exception occurred in the Silverlight Application

Today I noticed the following error when I tried to create a new library in SharePoint 2010. I am running SharePoint Server 2010 and was using IE9 on my Windows 7 Ultimate x64 client....