Introduction to Internet Explorer

This chapter provides a quick introduction of Internet Explorer. Topics include downloading and installing Internet Explorer 10; setting up and deleting browsing history; using InPrivate Browsing mode; enabling tracking protection, ActiveX Filtering and pop-up blocker; disabling SmartScreen Filter.

What Is Internet Explorer (IE)?

Installing Internet Explorer (IE) 10

Deleting Browsing History in IE 10

Settings on Browsing History in IE 10

InPrivate Browsing Mode IE 10

Enabling Tracking Protection Personalized List

Examples of "Tracking Contents"

ActiveX Filtering - Controlling ActiveX Controls

ActiveX Filtering - Controlling ActiveX on Adobe Flash

ActiveX Filtering - Controlling ActiveX on Silverlight

Enabling Pop-up Blocker

Disabling SmartScreen Filter

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to Microsoft Windows

 Introduction to Windows Explorer

Introduction to Internet Explorer

 "Paint" Program and Computer Graphics

 GIMP - GNU Image Manipulation Program

 JPEG Image File Format Quality and Size

 GIF Image File Format and Transparent Background

 "WinZip" - ZIP File Compression Tool

 "WinRAR" - RAR and ZIP File Compression Tool

 FTP Server, Client and Commands

 "FileZilla" - Free FTP Client and Server

 Web Server Log Files and Analysis Tool - "Analog"

 Spyware Adware Detection and Removal

 IE Addon Program Listing and Removal

 Vundo (VirtuMonde/VirtuMundo) - vtsts.dll Removal

 Trojan and Malware "Puper" Description and Removal

 VSToolbar (VSAdd-in.dll) - Description and Removal

 Spybot - Spyware Blocker, Detection and Removal

 Setting Up and Using Crossover Cable Network

 Home Network Gateway - DSL Modem/Wireless Router

 Windows Task Manager - The System Performance Tool

 "tasklist" Command Line Tool to List Process Information

 "msconfig" - System Configuration Tool

 Configuring and Managing System Services

 Windows Registry Key and Value Management Tools

 Startup Programs Removal for Better System Performance

 Winsock - Windows Sockets API

 Java on Windows

 Glossary of Terms

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

 PDF Printing Version