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Do you think the MS IE’s AutoComplete feature is security?

Q: Do you think the MS IE’s AutoComplete feature is security?

As we known, MS Internet Explorer has a special feature called AutoComplete, it can remember certain details entered on web forms, such as username and password. Lets talk about how to do this feature first.
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Title: How to Remember Names & Passwords in IE (AutoComplete)

Go to the Tools menu on IE and select Internet Options.

A window will open like the one below. Click the Content tab, then click the AutoComplete button.
In the AutoComplete Settings window, check (or uncheck) the options you would like to use.

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Although this feature will help you saving a lot of time on surfing the Internet, here we talk about the security. Do you think it is security? At this time, Ill say no, because some unauthorized users can also login any forms with these information you saved on your computer. So my opinion is that you should uncheck the AutoComplete feature or use some third-party tools, such as JJSoft IntelliLogin, IE Login, and Smart Login etc.

You can find these tools on:
JJSoft IntelliLogin --------http://www.jjsoft-studio.com
IE Login -------- http://www.IELogin.com
Smart Login -------- http://www.IELogin.com

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My Auto Complete feature is turned on, but not all of the entries actually work. I can get some of them, but not all. I can type "thank y" and get the whole phrase, but not "Dear Sir or Madam" for example. The date works sometimes, but not every time. Why would some work and not others, and how can I get them all to work?
 

A:AutoComplete feature in Word

Sounds more like a resources issue than anything else. Clean up your hard drive, perhaps even do the Word troubleshooting--just be sure to copy your autotext entries back into your new normal.dot.

http://www.thewordexpert.com/cleanyourpc.htm
http://www.thewordexpert.com/word.htm
 

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We are all familiar with the auto complete feature. For example if you have the following numbers in neighbouring cells, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 , you can drag the last cell, and Excel will autocomplete the next numbers as 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 etc according to the pattern. Similarly this is done with formulas, and changing the row or collumn adress as we drag.

Now here is an example:
| || A || B || C || D || E |
| 1 || 10 ||=A1*C1|| 4 || 9 || 6 |
| 2 || 11 ||=A2*D1|| || || |
| 3 || 12 ||=A3*E1|| || || |
| 4 || 13 ||=A4*F1|| || || |
| 5 || 14 ||=A5*G1|| || || |

Lets assume that the data 4, 9, 6, ... in the first row continue for a while, and the data in column A also contunues for a while.

What I want to do is drag cell B5 all the way down so that all my data points are multiplied together. Now the row number in the first number is going to update (the formula in B6 will be = A6*__, the formula in B7 will be =A7*__, etc). However, im not sure that the second term will update, meaning the formula in B6 will be = A6*F1, the formula in B7 will be =A7*G1, etc.

My question, is there any way to multiply all the row locations by the associated column locations?
 

A:Solved: Complex use of the cell autocomplete feature

Drag this down from B2 instead?

=A2*(OFFSET($C$1,0,ROW()-1))
 

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Steps to reproduce:

1. Create a basic form with an input element for email
2. Add autocomplete attribute with value "email" and name attribute with some random value (not email).
3. When filling this form, autocomplete doesn't work(no previously used values of emails are listed).


Actual results:

No previously filled values of email are listed even though we have provided autocomplete attribute as email.


Expected results:

Previously used values of emails should have been listed as we have provided the autocomplete attribute as email.

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I like this feature in Panda Security but have to wait to test until get infected

A:A feature in Panda Security

Bite your tongue, hope you never get a chance to test it!!!
Looks good though.

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I had to reinstall windows Vista Business on 2 computers (different specs) this weekend, the install disk already contained SP2 and i just installed dotnet 4.5.1 after the clean install followed by all the patches from winupdate. Everything great, no error, no issues, no nada.

Problem is i cant run any .exe or merge any .reg files from external disks or usb jump drives, is it a security feature or a bug caused by windows updates, since I dont remember this happening when I used Vista like 6 years ago, and I really used Vista a lot.

Thanks a lot guys!

A:Vista security feature?

Do you have the same problem when you right click the .exe and select run as administrator?

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why when i set the user password at BIOS it can't be erased or changed (it says "view only item")? what do i have to do to reset the password?
 

A:help me 'bout BIOS security feature

It very much depends on the motherboard you are using. The reset cmos jumper will erase it along with all other settings changes you may have made to the bios.

For better help we really need to know what motherboard, system, and bios you are using.
 

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Please help me! The Data Execution Prevention Security Feature is really starting to stress me out. I can't access sites that I need for uni eg Hopfield Network Applet

How do I turn the stupid thing off?!!! Please help!

A:Data Execution Prevention Security Feature

I would not recommend disabling it because it is a security risk, but here is how:

From an elevated (administrator) command prompt:

DEP - Enable or Disable - Vista Forums

bcdedit.exe /set {current} nx AlwaysOff

reboot

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I have been getting help from OBP and jimr381 during the past few months to build a database for my workplace - on MY computer in my office.

I recently added the security feature on it, and am completely satisfied with it, however now this morning I burned it on a CD and tried to use it on the secretary's computer and it is looking for the exact file path it used on my computer to access its security file and related information. also, the secretary's computer is windows vista and mine is just good old XP.

What do I do? How would I disable the security feature in order to re set it up on the appropritate computer?

aaaaahhhhhhhhhhh! just kidding, I know someone will know the answer
 

A:Solved: Help! Security Feature + Access 2003

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Executive Summary

Microsoft is aware of a security feature bypass vulnerability in Secure Channel (Schannel) that affects all supported releases of Microsoft Windows. Our investigation has verified that the vulnerability could allow an attacker to force the downgrading of the cipher suites used in an SSL/TLS connection on a Windows client system. The vulnerability facilitates exploitation of the publicly disclosed FREAK technique, which is an industry-wide issue that is not specific to Windows operating systems. When this security advisory was originally released, Microsoft had not received any information to indicate that this issue had been publicly used to attack customers.
We are actively working with partners in our Microsoft Active Protections Program (MAPP) to provide information that they can use to provide broader protections to customers.
Upon completion of this investigation, Microsoft will take the appropriate action to help protect customers. This may include providing a security update through our monthly release process or providing an out-of-cycle security update, depending on customer needs.

Mitigating Factors
A server needs to support RSA key exchange export ciphers for an attack to be successful.

Recommendation 
Please see the Suggested Actions section of this advisory for workarounds to disable the RSA export ciphers. Microsoft recommends that customers use these workarounds to mitigate this vulnerability.
 
Read more here.... Read more

A:Vulnerability in Schannel Could Allow Security Feature Bypass

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/3046015#_Apply_Workarounds

 

Suggested Actions
 
Apply Workarounds
Workarounds refer to a setting or configuration change that does not correct the underlying issue but would help block known attack vectors before a security update is available.
Disable RSA key exchange ciphers using the Group Policy Object Editor 

 
 
so, what can I do if my version of windows lacks the requisite group policy editor?

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Hello,

I probably could ask this question to the person that told me he could or had done it, but I would like your input as to how to disable Vist's Security Feature.

Can it be done and if so, how?
 

A:Solved: I would like remove Vista's Security feature

Note sure if you meant the UAC or Security Center, but here is how to disabled the UAC:
http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/wind...nt-control-uac-the-easy-way-on-windows-vista/
 

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Article on enhancing Win 10 security

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https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tu...indows-10-tamper-protection-security-feature/



With the release of the Windows 10 May 2019 Update, Microsoft introduced a new security feature called Tamper Protection that protects security settings for Windows Defender antivirus from being disabled by malware or third-party programs.

When enabled, Tamper Protection will only allow Windows Defender related settings to be changed when done through the Windows Security settings screen. If a program, such as malware, or even PowerShell tries to change security settings or Microsoft Defender preferences, Tamper Protection will block the settings from being modified.

Due to this, Tamper Protection is an integral part of the Windows 10 security environment and should be enabled by all users for increased security and protection from malicious programs. Click to expand...

Directions follow in the article on how to enable.

edit: I just checked mine and found it was already enabled.
 

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Hi all 
I have one question regarding the distribution of updates for open SSH server feature. 
How the Microsoft is distributing the update for this feature ? In the microsoft windows there is still older version when I'm compare the current distributed open SSH server version.
Thank you for any info. 

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Hello everyone. I just got a new laptop running Vista Home Premium x64, and it's my first experience with both Vista and an x64 OS.

I've changed the security settings in IE7 to a custom level, and now I get the notification bar saying "Your current security settings put your computer at risk. etc." I know this can be disabled via gpedit.mcs but of course Vista Home doesn't include that feature. So, a couple questions.

Nobody here seems to know much about getting GPedit to work in Vista Home, so I won't even touch that. However, I did see mention of the Microsoft speadsheet that lists all the various group policy settings and their corresponding registry entries. I found the "Disable Security Settings Check Feature" entry, but now I'm not sure what to do with it.

HKLM\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Security!DisableSecuritySettingsCheck
HKCU\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Security!DisableSecuritySettingsCheck

I can navigate to the Microsoft folder in regedit, but that's where the trail ends. Do I need to create a key or something? I don't have much experience with the registry, and I really want this notification bar gone. Help please?


cheers everyone!

A:Disable Security Settings Check Feature && GPEdit

Hello mousetopher. You probably allowed something in the security settings that you should have just set to prompt. Scripts, Activex, something that will tolerate nothing beyond prompt. Allowing anything unsigned more permissions then prompt will set off that warning. Reset them to default and then your security warnings should disappear.

Hope it helped. If not I probably read it wrong.

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InsighVM(Rapid7) is reporting vulnerability "MS14-046: Vulnerability in .NET Framework Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (2984625)" on Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP2, but recommended patch "KB2937608" was already installed. this
issue for all Windows 2008 sp2 servers. In the report, vulnerability proof mentioned as shown below. could you please help me with this issue.

vulnerable software installed: Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 SP2

 * Found an applicable package: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Component Based Servicing\Packages\Microsoft-Windows-WindowsFoundation-LanguagePack-Package~31bf3856ad364e35~x86~en-US~6.0.6001.18000.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\SideBySide\Winners\msil_RegAsm.Resources_b03f5f7f11d50a3a_en-us_1b2f5d0d8917c959 - key exists

    * The above CBS component is currently version 6.0.6001.18000, expected version 6.0.6002.19134 or higher

    * Fix for KB2937608 is applicable for this CBS component

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ever sine 7.0 or wutever ver of windows media player came out there was some sort of modification so that it wont let u print screen for some stupid security measure...

i kno thers video players with screen capture and those nice features but i still think that security thing is really annoying

is ther a way to completely get rid of it ? (i dont think uninstalling media player does it)

does ne1 know? (regedit>__?)
 

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I have been using 360 Security for over a year now with no problems but I am now having to do lots of online banking and am not sure if I have enough protection with 360.
I have a trial version of ESET Smart Security Premium installed which has dedicated banking and payment protection.
I have noticed that other software such as Kaspersky, Bitdefender,Comodo,F-Secure all have similar elements. Do these additional features actually give more protection ? An IT consultant friend says that these features are mainly 'cosmetic' . Is this so ?

Would welcome further advice and recommendations please, thanks.
 

A:ESET Online Banking feature - Have you tried it? Internet Security it better than the competition?

I used it one time version 8
I used it in trust site
It check the site
I think may be good
 

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Microsoft has suspended the "Attach-Photo" feature in Hotmail as a result of security concerns.
Webmail users can still add photos as attachments to Hotmail messages, just not in the same way as before. Microsoft expects to restore the suspended feature by the end of September.


Microsoft spoke about the recent suspension in postings to the Windows Live blog here and help pages here on Thursday.

Redmond explains the feature was suspended after testing unearthed a security glitch involving the interaction of its feature with IE.


Link -
Hotmail pulls Attach-Photo feature over security concerns ? The Register

A:Hotmail pulls Attach-Photo feature over security concerns

I used to use that alot. ;[ Wish they would fix it soon! I hate adding them as attachment's then u have to d/l them before u can view them.

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What security feature disallows applications from loading DLLs from their own directory?

I have two DLLs named ws2_32.dll and wsock32.dll. I also have an application that i want to utilize these two dlls rather then the ones in system32 but it apears that it doesn't. I ran a dependency scanner and found that in fact the application does load these two DLLs rather then the ones in system32 folder.

How i know its not working: the dlls are suppose to make a log file. It succeeded in making the log file on winXP but not Win7.
I found some one else having same problem but with vista but that could be fixed by doing the following:

'set the registry key "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Image File Execution Options\DevOverrideEnable" to 1" '

However, i can't find the DevOverrideEnable field in my win7 registry. so upon the suggestions of some friends i added the field in manually and set the value that didnt work either.

What i have tried:
On Admin account
Run as Admin
Set compatibility to xp
take ownership
turn off all security features that i could get my hands on

all of that and no luck please advise.

Thank you,
Astropirit
 

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Hello Qihoo 360 Team,
with new Security features added to the Premium version (Qihoo 360 TS with own firewall, not the GlassWire one), for testing out the level of protection, a try before you buy would be better and easier than the 30 days money back AFTER purchase (currently ~20?).

@PAM101 @Qihoo 360 Support Team
 

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Why does it ask to "Show Images" in Yahoo mail app? I accidentally clicked on "show images" on what looks like a phishing email. I didn't click on the hyperlink, but I clicked the "show images" button. Am I infected with viruses now?? LOL

What is the purpose of "show images"? I've heard opening a PDF can execute programs, but can viewing images inserted into the body of an email have any negative effect on the security of your device? If not, what is the purpose of this feature? Thanks!
 

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how to disable the fade in and fade out feature when minimize, maximize, and create a new window? I missed the instant prompt feature in xp. Although the hardwares that are qualified to run windows 7 provide enough power, it's still helpful to make the window changes instant without the special effects. can any one tell me a way to disable those special colorful features in windows 7? this also might interest the UMPC users due to the limited hardware resources.

A:how to disable the fade in and fade out feature when minimize, maximize, and create a new window? I missed the instant prompt feature in xp.

Control Panel > System > Advanced System Settings [sidebar] > Advanced [tab]Go to town and disable anything you'd like.

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Ok, this question is for a friend, so it will be a lot of relaying the info.

IE remembers the address I've typed in (autocomplete) even when I turn autocomplete off and clear my cookies. It makes going to the site a lot slower when I have to do down past a bunch of the same site addresses. How can I manually remove them from the drop down menu in the address bar?

So someoen told him "go to tools-> internet options and change the days to keep things in history to 0."

I already have that, and this happens even if I've just cleared my history. Some sites are just permanently on the drop down menu when you type the first letter of their address.

He also did Start Settings Taskbar & Start Menu Properties Advanced Clear and that didn't work either.

It clears all other sites, but http://boards.ign.com ones.

-s64
 

A:Autocomplete links turned off.... yet they still "autocomplete" the links!

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how do i turn off the auto complete feature in the web address bar in internet explorer. ie: it is trying to guess the web address i am going to based upon the things it has stored in the drop down.
 

A:autocomplete

I think you can go to tools > Internet Options> then open the content tab and go to AutoComplete and uncheck the web addresses box.
 

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Is there a file for IE5 that has all the web addresses that come up when you start to type an address in the address bar?
Where is this file?

Thanks
Grenge
 

A:IE5 autocomplete

I think what you're talking about is AutoComplete, correct? This pulls URLs from your C:\Windows\History folder. If you want it on, go to Tools, Internet Options, click the Advanced tab and check "Use inline AutoComplete" or uncheck if you think it's annoying like I do. Hope that helps.
Drew
 

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I posted this thread on the Web & Email forum. No solution from there, but it was suggested that I post this with Windows XP: My new computer using Windows XP Home Edition and IE 6.0 with SP1, does not autocomplete addresses I type into forms such as email addresses and others, e.g., when forwarding a webpage to an email address. My older computer has Windows 98 and IE 6.0, and includes this feature. I have checked all of the settings in IE and even in OE to be sure that they are proper. I have run scannow successfully. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
 

A:Autocomplete

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I'm running IE 5.5. I've started having this problem where all of a sudden I lose all of my Autocomplete info. These are mostly my usernames and passwords for sites. Any idea on why this might keep happening (it's not a virus), and better yet, is there a way I can restore all of them (a folder where they are kept).

PS-I had the same problem with IE 5.0 so I don't think it's a bug with 5.5
 

A:AutoComplete ???

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please forgive me if this is in the wrong section,i am missing the option of typeing in lets say the letter "b" and all the previous sites i use begining with said letter appear has adrop down list(dont know what to call it)i am running windows 7 and ie 9,the thing is it used to work ps i am useing google .[email protected]=0 to get me away from the the google suggestions cockup.many thanks for looking.
 

A:ie autocomplete i think??????

Open IE and go to Tools >> Internet Options
Click the tab labelled Content.
In the Autocomplete section, click Settings.
Under Use Autocomplete for ....., tick Address Bar.
Under that, also tick Browsing history.
Click 'OK'.
 

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Hello folks,
My problem is this, after optimizing one of my home pc,s(xp sp2) i find that autocomplete no longer works in internet explorer even though it is set to do so, can someone(s) please let me know how to return to the default settings for autocomplete so that i may be able to solve this annoyance, or any help/advice will be very much appreciated. Thanks in advance.

Sincerly Bill.
 

A:autocomplete

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well i tryed everything .. everytiem i search something it ups it i read on a different form go to tools,internet option,content,click on autocomplete,uncheck web addresses , form , user naem and password on form .. tehhen i clear password and form the ok ok it wont work please help here pichttp://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y113/viet...etridofthis.jpg

A:autocomplete

sorry if the pic is crappy heres 1 http://www.andyrathbone.com/tips/images/autocomplete.gif

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I have Windows XP and I use MSN 9. When I first got my computer whenever I typed in a username and password on a website the computer would prompt me to save the username and password so I wouldn't have to tpye them in again. Now, it doesn't work when I am using MSN and it used to. I didn't update or anything and I don't know how to turn the option back on. I found it in the Internet Explorer options and now I get the prompt when I am using IE, however I always use MSN and it's annoying how I have to type in my passwords and stuff again. If anyone has any suggestions, please let me know. Thanks!

Sarah
 

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This is a repost of thread that unfortunately was not solved: Refer to #524518-autocomplete-not-working

Not sure if this belongs here or in the Web Browser forum. Recently upgraded to IE7 (7.0.5730.11) and EVERYTHING went well. The only function that appears to not work is the AutoComplete funtion. I've tried all of the suggested fixes and it is still not working.

The function that I miss the most is the AutoComplete for filling in my "User Name" on the different forms I use. Any suggestions?? Thanks again...

Using XP SP2
 

A:Help with AutoComplete and IE7

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How we doing,
MY autocomplete is working,and can remove the entries through internet options.The only place that I can't remove autocomplete entries is in the search>files and folders section.OS 2K.
Much appreciated,
Tom
 

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I've followed the directions for setting autocomplete, but it doesn't seem to work.
 

A:autocomplete

Hi,
more info would help out with more input for your problem.... ie, basic info on your computer system and what windows you are using, and briefly what led up to 'autocomplete' found to be not working.
 

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Further to this topic but 180 degrees
I want to get rid of the autocomplete nag
boxes cleared under advanced "use autocomplete"
boxes cleared under ie tools content autocomplete settings..
However; the one box..."prompt me to save passwords" is grayed
I can't uncheck
Is there somewhere that I can completely remove autocomplete
The nag appears every few times when entering a website...not everytime ???

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I know this is going to sound stupid, but could someone please help me remember where to find how to turn on/off autocomplete?
 

A:Autocomplete

In IE, Tools> Internet Options> Content tab> AutoComplete button, uncheck all you don't want under
Use AutoComplete for
then OK, Apply and OK.
 

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I am having a problem, whenever I go to a certain webpage ( www.us.army.mil ) and go to log in, a popup box appears asking for name and password, within this box there are two login names that I would like to have removed, I have tried everything that I can possibly think of... Autocomplete is turned off, I have repeateldy cleared IE for history, cookies, etc... I have manually deleted the temp folder, used reg cleaners, a program called IEpurge, etc... the only thing I can think of to do further is to reformat the HD...and thats really not an option...I am in the US Army, and am currently 7000 miles or so away from the install disks...

Any guidance you guys can give me, I would really, really appreciate it.
if you want to see a picture email me, for some reason, it won't let me attach it.
 

A:I need help with autocomplete (I think)

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I had 2 computers that I did my web surfing from. They were windows 98 and windows 2000.
I never knew about the autoComplete "forms" then ...

... so I never deleted them.

I only found out about AutoComplete FORMS when I started using windows XP.

Which IE version first had the autocomplete feature and what year and month did they come out?

I did a lot of searches in those computers and I'd hate for anyone to find out what searches I made.
 

A:when did autoComplete come out?

That would be IE 4...

4.0B1 Apr. 1997
4.0B2 Jul. 1997
4.0 Oct. 1997
4.01 Nov. 1997

And that shipped with Windows 98.

Hope this helps ya.

BTW, what DID you search for?!?!?
 

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Today, I had need to log on to a server at work. Our IT guy told me what to type in Start/Run. To log on to the server, there was a request for Username and Password. The username had a dropdown arrow. On pressing this, one of my personal email addresses filled the box. Deleting it didn't work, it just appeared next time. I looked it up on the net, and everywhere said it was in the Options in Internet Explorer. I cleared the settings, but it's still there. Any ideas how I can clear it. I do use firefox as well, but I can't see how this should affect Windows remembering Usernames on forms.
 

A:Autocomplete

Internet Explorer Users
Left click Start, then Settings, then Control Panel.
Double left click the Internet Options icon. The Internet Properties window will open.

Left click the Content tab.

Left click the AutoComplete button.

Now click the Clear Forms button. This will remove all form data stored except for passwords.
If you use the Clear Passwords button you will find that you will need to enter your password in forms (such as login forms) and that Internet Explorer will no longer be able to pre-fill those items for you. Because of this it is not recommended to use this button unless you have an explicit need to do so.

If you decide that you no longer wish for Internet Explorer to use its autocomplete functionality you can stop this by unticking any of the checkboxes in this window. Should you change your mind you can turn this functionality back on by simply reticking the checkbox(es).

Mozilla Firefox Users
Open your Firefox browser.
Left click from the top toolbar Tools and then Options. The Options window will then load.

Then left click the Privacy icon from the left pane of the Options window.

From the right pane click the Clear button next to "Saved Form Information".
If you decide that you no longer wish for Firefox to use its autocomplete functionality in the Search bar you can stop this by clicking on the plus sign next to "Saved Form Information". Then untick the checkbox entitled "Save information I enter in web page... Read more

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Ever since I went from IE6 to IE7, I haven't been given the opportunity to turn on Autocomplete.

I'm just wondering if I still can and how?

A:Autocomplete In Ie7?

Tools > Options > click on the Content tab. Click on Settings next to Auto Complete & put a check mark next to whichever you want.Edited to correct the wording.

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I use Yahoo! mail on the internet. Until they revamped their page ( around 7-1 ) I or my Dad could compose an e-mail, double click the "to" box, and a drop box would appear to show us the 25 or so e-mail addresses we regularly use. We would click one to put it in the box. Now the addresses have disappeared and the only way we were getting them back was by system restore until I ended up having to refresh the windows program. I still have the info for the "subject" box and for any of the other boxes EXCEPT the e-mail addresses for the "to" box in Yahoo!. Are these addresses stored somewhere on my PC or are they gone for good?

A:IE6 and AutoComplete

Welcome to the forums ladymantis62

I do believe that Yahoo stores the addresses on there server.

I have formatted and reloaded my os numerous times and as far as I can remember the address book has always been there on Yahoo's site.

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Hi,
just a quick question but i cannot get IE9 to Autocomplete
It doesn't even ask even though all the boxes are ticked in the content settings?
Any ideas please,thanks

A:IE9 Won't Autocomplete??

I notice that .
Maybe wil work with RTM .... "Fingers Crossed" ...
Hang tight .

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I have been using MS Office Word 2007 for several years, but recently upgraded from Vista Ultimate-32 bit to Vista Ultimate-64 bit. Before this upgrade (and through no effort on my part), when I would begin to type either the name of a day or a month, I would get an automatic "tip" that would finish the word by pressing "Enter". This autocomplete function, which was very useful, no longer seems to be working since the upgrade. I checked Word Help, and it claims that "AutoComplete is still available for the current system date, months, and days of the week." Is there something I can do to reactivate it? Any help with this issue would really be appreciated. Thank you.

A:autocomplete

I have had a look and tried to reactivate it on my system.
It is in the word options, proofing, autocorrect, smart tags.
You an insert the date by clicking on the insert tab then date and time.
I have not been able to get the smart tags to work either.

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Is there any way that I can wipe out the Autocomplete history and start all over. I am getting tired of a lot of the old things that I never use always popping up, everytime I type something.
 

A:Autocomplete

IE open it. got to Tools ---> Internet Options ---> Delete Cookies, History etc.. Click on content Tab the Autocomplete u can remove evrything from there
 

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I know how to set AutoComplete but ever since Office 2007 has been installed I have to recheck these boxes every time I open up a the browser. It works fine after that but after shutting down each day I need to go to tools etc and recheck the boxes. How can I keep these settings?
 

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