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Change default homepage URL in Internet Explorer.

Internet Explorer calls Microsoft’s website when the default homepage URL is loaded with the browser. This setting can change the default homepage URL with the desired.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows Vista
Internet Explorer facilitates to set the desired website URL as Internet Explorer homepage. The default homepage URL directs to Microsoft’s website, however, you can change it to any other URL that should show up when you call the default link.

For this, go to Start > Run, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. Now, right-click the String value “Default_Page_URL” and modify its value with the desired website URL, say “http://www.google.com”.

Refresh view of your computer for the changes to take effect.

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

The default homepage can be set to any other website URL like "http://www.google.com".

The default homepage directs to the Microsoft website.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Second, go to the [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main] key, right-click on the blank area to create a new String value with the name "Default_Page_URL".

Next, right-click on the 'Default_Page_URL' String value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the URL of the website (like "http://www.google.com")in the text box and click 'OK'.

Restrict viewing source in Internet Explorer (For Windows 98/Me).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer gives the option to view the source of a webpage. With this setting, you can turn off the function to view the source.

Customize the title of Internet Explorer window. (For Windows 98/Me).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

With this setting, you can customize the window title of Internet Explorer.

Turn off the “Synchronize” menu item in Internet Explorer.

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting turns off the functionality of the menu item “Synchronize”, on the “Tools” menu of Internet Explorer.

Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For Current User).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting can reduce the default list of sub-menu item “New” in Internet Explorer to a single-sized option list “New Window”, which can open a new Internet Explorer window.

Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For All Users).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting can reduce the default list of sub-menu item “New” in Internet Explorer to a single-sized option list “New Window”, which can open a new Internet Explorer window.

 
 
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