Reset Internet Explorer settings

Sep 02, 2011    Janaki Mahapatra, Internet

  1. Close all Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer windows that are currently open.
  2. Open Internet Explorer by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button. In the search box, typeInternet Explorer, and then, in the list of results, click Internet Explorer.
  3. Click the Tools button Picture of the Tools button, and then click Internet options.
  4. Click the Advanced tab, and then click Reset. Select the Delete personal settings check box if you would also like to remove browsing history, search providers, Accelerators, home pages, Tracking Protection, and ActiveX Filtering data.
  5. In the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box, click Reset.
  6. When Internet Explorer finishes applying default settings, click Close, and then clickOK.
  7. Close Internet Explorer. Your changes will take effect the next time you open Internet Explorer.