Internet Explorer

Restore IE Settings

Dear Computer Lady, I noticed the question about not being able to open pictures and I have a similar problem. All of a sudden, I cannot open you tube videos or greeting cards on bluemountain.com where I have an account. Thank you for any help you can give me. Doris

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Multiple Browsers

Dear Computer Lady, My default browser is Internet Explorer. In addition, I installed Mozilla Firefox. A friend of mine, who is very computer savvy, warned me that having two different browsers will create a problem. He wasn’t specific, but, in your opinion, is he correct? Thanks so much for your expert opinion! ReBecca

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Missing Status Bar

  Dear Computer Lady, I don’t know if you have answered this but I cant seem to find it. I used to have a progress bar at the bottom of my page and when I would click to go to the next page it would show me how much longer it would take but I […]

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URLs Not Opening

Dear Computer Lady, Thanks for a great newsletter. It is so informative and helpful I’ve recently run into a problem that I can’t seem to get solved, so thought I would ask you to see if you could help.  When I click on any URL, a box pops up and says “application not found”. I am […]

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IE7 Download Settings

Dear Computer Lady, My computer is running Windows Vista with Internet Explorer 7. On the download dialog box the “close when download complete” is checked. When I download a file, the box disappears so fast I have no chance to change it. I want to uncheck it and have the option to go to download […]

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Clean Private Data

Dear Computer Lady, When you come to call, [via e-mail] I’m always there to greet ya with a smile! How do I totally delete installed programs such as credit card account info. on accounts that I’d make payments on-line? They’re not on my ‘add/remove’ programs list. Regards, Rosetta

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Edit IE Title Bar

Dear Computer Lady, I have switched ISP’s but the name of my old one keeps coming up on my Internet Explorer Title bar. I wrote to them, asking how to remove it, and they couldn’t help me and told me to contact my new ISP to remove it, saying certain programs get ‘branded’. I know […]

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Alphabetize Favorites

  Dear Computer Lady, Is there a way to alphabetize favorites in XP?  DG 

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IE Download Settings

  Dear Computer Lady, My computer is 98 windows Compaq. On the download dialog box the “close when download complete” is checked. The box disappears so fast no chance to work. I want to uncheck and have option to go to download folder. How?  Thank you, Dorothy in Arkansas 

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IE Saving Pictures

  Dear Computer Lady, For some reason my internet explorer is saving pictures as untitled.bmp instead of in .jpg format. I tried to change it to .jpg but when I click on save as type, .bmp is the only option available. How can I fix this? Dave

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