Re: IE8 repeatedly asks for setup and autocomplete
[Crosspost to IE General]
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> Ok, I've upgraded to W7 Pro 64bit, and have had consistently been asked to
> set up IE8 every time I click on a link that opens a new IE8 window. I
> keep getting asked if I want autocomplete enabled if I do a search. I
> unchecked all autocomplete boxes but it doesnt help, and its getting
> annoying that IE8 wants to set up the search provider/accelerators etc as
> though its the first time its being opened.
> Is this a bug? Is there some registry file that I should check on? Why
> would anyone want to be constantly asked questions like this. It reminds
> of a kid constantly asking a question until you finally give in just to
> shut them up.
> I've got to the point where I want to suggest adding a check box for turn
> off autocomplete and dont show this again checkbox for the setup window
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Thank you