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Set First Home Page URL in Internet Explorer.

Homepage is a website URL that is loaded as soon as Internet Explorer starts. But, with this setting the homepage URL is loaded only for the first time the browser is launched.

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. Homepage is a website URL that is loaded as soon as Internet Explorer starts. Whereas, the First Home Page URL configured with this registry setting, displays the desired website only once and is deleted as soon as the browser is closed down. Such registry settings are used to show first-time information on browser.

For this, go to Start > Run, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. You can create a String value “First Home Page”, if this value does not exist. Now, right-click and modify the value with desired URL to show up on browser only once. The value is auto-deleted if Internet Explorer is closed down.

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

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

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 in the right pane and click on "New > String Value" to create a new String Value with the name "First Home Page".

Third, right-click on the 'First Home Page' String value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the URL of the webpage and click on '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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