Internet Explorer web browser also allow and provide the facilities to their users to use the add-ons and plug-ins on the browser, just like other web browsers do. The scripts of all such web browsers helps to enhance the functionality of the web browsers. Given below are the steps which will help and guide you to remove or manage of add-ons and plug-ins from your respective Internet Explorer browser.
Know How To Reset Internet Explorer
Internet Explorer resetting is not at all a easy task as it require good skills and knowledge to do so. Once browser is reset, then its all previous settings may result to lost and cannot be any how recovered it back. So, its better rather to reset everything on your Internet Explorer browser, you just reset the specific settings and can even delete all your web page search history too.
Steps To Reset Internet Explorer
Step 1: At first, launch Internet Explorer, Click on to “gear icon” which appear in upper right part of browser, and click on Internet options again.
Step 2: Then, click on Internet Options dialog box, onto its “Advanced” tab, and then click on “Reset” button.
Step 3: In “Reset Internet Explorer settings” section, select “Delete Personal settings” check box, then click on “Reset” button.
Step 4: As the above steps get completed, click on “Close” button to get confirmation of dialogue box. After that close your web browser, and open your Internet Explorer browser again.
Thus, by the using the above steps you can easily Reset Internet Explorer browser settings and can also easily remove malware and other unused programs.
Remove Add-ons From Your Internet Explorer
Step 1: Open your Internet Explorer web browser.
Step 2: Then, goto its menu bar, select Tools → Manage add-ons or click to its “Gear” icon and then select Manage add-ons.
Step 3: In Manage add-ons Window, find add-ons from the add-ons list that is on the right of web browser.
Step 4: After completing above steps, then select onto add-ons and click on Disable button that appears at the bottom.
Step 5: Restart your web browser to see that add-on has been remove or disable.
To completely remove add-ons from your system, first find where the add-ons files has been installed on to your system hard drive. After finding the desired files location, delete the files from there manually. Further, you may also do this by going through the add/remove programs in its control panel section to remove or uninstall add-ons files from it.
Activate Security Features On Your Internet Explorer Web Browser
As it offers a series of excellent and efficient features to help and provide you to protect your browser privacy and security when you browse on the web.
Some Of Its Common Security Features Are Given Below :-
1. Phishing Filter – It help to protect you from fraud, spoofed websites, online phishing attacks etc.
2. Protected Mode – To give protection from those websites that try to save files or install programs onto your PC without having your permission.
3. Add-on Manager – To allow or disable web browser add-ons and also help in deleting all unwanted ActiveX controls.
4. Pop-Up Blocker – It help to block most of pop-up Windows that contain suspicious activity.
5. Secure SSL Connection – As secure (SSL) connection helps to create a secure connection within the websites which is used mainly to run the bank website, online stores sites, medical sites or other to handle customer sensitive information.
All the above steps will help you a lots in order to resolve the issue from your Internet Explorer web browser. Further, it also help you to know how to have a safe and secure web browsing on Internet Explorer browser. It will also let you know how to remove unused program, extensions, toolbar etc from your Internet Explorer web browser.