What is address for Internet Explorer?
The address bar is a small blank space used to enter website addresses (known as “Uniform Resource Locators” or URLs). The address bar can be moved around Internet Explorer or removed entirely. Replacing it and locking it is a simple process.
How can I activate Internet Explorer?
To enable Internet Explorer:
- Click Start and open Settings.
- Click Apps.
- Click Optional features.
- Click Add a feature.
- Check the box next to Internet Explorer 11.
- Click Install (1).
- Wait for the Latest Actions section to indicate reboot required.
- Restart the computer.
What is Internet Explorer called?
Internet Explorer (or IE) is a free graphical browser maintained by Microsoft for legacy enterprise uses. Microsoft Edge is currently the default Windows browser. Microsoft first bundled IE with Windows in 1995 as part of the package called “Microsoft Plus!”.
How do I get Internet Explorer on my laptop?
To open Internet Explorer, select Start , and enter Internet Explorer in Search . Select Internet Explorer (Desktop app) from the results. If you can’t find Internet Explorer on your device, you’ll need to add it as a feature. Select Start > Search , and enter Windows features.
How can I see the URL in Internet Explorer?
In the Internet Explorer Settings screen, click Options. In the Options screen, in the Appearance section, under Always show address bar and tabs, click the switch button to turn that feature On. In the Internet Explorer screen, the address bar and tabs will now be displayed.
How do I restore the URL bar in Internet Explorer?
To display the address bar again, click on the “Tools” button at the top of the browser window. From the drop-down menu, choose “Toolbars” and click on “Address.” The bar should reappear in your browser.
How do I reinstall Internet Explorer?
The first approach to reinstalling Internet Explorer is actually almost the exact reverse of what we just did. Go back to Control Panel, Add/Remove Programs, Turn Windows features on or off, and in there, check the Internet Explorer box. Click OK and Internet Explorer should be reinstalled.
Is Internet Explorer going to be discontinued?
Say goodbye to Internet Explorer. After more than 25 years, it’s finally being discontinued, and from August 2021 won’t be supported by Microsoft 365, with it disappearing from our desktops in 2022.
How do I keep my Internet Explorer toolbar from disappearing?
Turning off full screen mode stops the toolbar from hiding when the pointer is moved away from the top of the screen.
- Move the mouse pointer to the top of the screen.
- Click “Tools” and then “Full Screen.” Internet Explorer exits full screen mode and the toolbar will stop hiding itself.
What happened to my URL bar?
If your address bar has gone missing, you or another user may have inadvertently hidden it. To display the address bar again, click on the “Tools” button at the top of the browser window. From the drop-down menu, choose “Toolbars” and click on “Address.” The bar should reappear in your browser.