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Help!!!

by Robec8 / July 22, 2004 12:36 AM PDT

This has been driving me crazy.
When i am on a web site the page opens to a full size. But when i click on a page inside that web site it opens to a small window that i need to expand by clicking the square in the top right hand corner
Isn't there a box that i can check somewhere to open window pages to a normal size?

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Re: Help!!! (the subject.)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 22, 2004 12:41 AM PDT
In reply to: Help!!!

When creating your post, "Help" is not going to stand out and doesn't relay what the issue is.

As to your issue, look up

TUFENUF'S FIX

Via the Forum Search and in there is your answer.

My answer is you are probably using the timebomb called Internet Explorer which is still open to installing any number of unsolicited softwares on your machine.

If you want a fix for that and your issue, try Firefox.

It's what I use.

Bob

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Re: Help!!!
by Robec8 / July 22, 2004 1:02 AM PDT
In reply to: Help!!!

Thank you for your help...
Yes i am using Internet explorer.
I did what you said but that is for windows XP.
I am using ME. Is there somewhere else to look, that is written in basic computer talk. (LOL)

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Applies to IE. Applies to Windows ME.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 22, 2004 1:15 AM PDT
In reply to: Re: Help!!!

And Firefox works on Windows ME too.

It seems you found Tufenuf's fix, but didn't do the steps and tossed out the known solution?

Why?

Bob

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Re: Applies to IE. Applies to Windows ME.
by Robec8 / July 22, 2004 1:24 AM PDT

Bob,
I read the 3 articles posted, but it doesn't seem to be what i am looking for.
If it is, then it is way to advanced for me.
I know basic stuff,

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Glenn
by Robec8 / July 22, 2004 1:52 AM PDT
In reply to: Tufenuf's Fix

thank you for the link.
First problem is i don't have an icon next to the start button for IE. I read excatly what to do, but it is under the heading of Windows XP, i am using ME

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You can make such an icon.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 22, 2004 4:22 AM PDT
In reply to: Glenn

If there is one on the desktop, hold down the control key and click on the IE icon. Now drag and drop it on the Quicklaunch. Then let go of the Control key.

You can do this. The article works.

Bob

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Re: Help!!!
by Robec8 / July 22, 2004 4:01 AM PDT
In reply to: Help!!!

thanks to all i have downloaded Firefox it seems to work much better!!!

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Firefox is the easy out for this one.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 22, 2004 4:24 AM PDT
In reply to: Re: Help!!!

IE didn't offer such a feature and frankly, it's been years since Microsoft updated it.

Today, people want more...

Best of luck,

Bob

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