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I want to change from mozilla firefox to internet explorer. How?

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I want to keep Mozilla Firefox as a browser but i want to make internet explorer my default browser. The problem is i don't have access to the control panel. Is it possible to do this without access to the control panel?

I want to keep Mozilla Firefox as a browser but i want to make internet explorer my default browser. The problem is i don't have access to the control panel. Is it possible to do this without access to the control panel?

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I cant play games because i dont have admin privilges to add a plugin

Installed Plug-ins

  • Default Plug-in
  • 6.0.12.1739
  • RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
  • Java Plug-in 1.6.0_13 for Netscape Navigator (DLL Helper)
  • Java(TM) Platform SE binary
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.12) Gecko/20101026 Firefox/3.6.12

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TonyE
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In IE, select the Tools menu then Internet Options. Go to the Programs tab for the option to make IE the default.

In IE, select the Tools menu then Internet Options. Go to the Programs tab for the option to make IE the default.
cor-el
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Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs > "Set Program Access And Defaults" (on the left)

Open: Custom (click arrow on the right)

Select "Internet Explorer" under "Choose a default Web Browser"

Click OK

Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs > "Set Program Access And Defaults" (on the left) Open: Custom (click arrow on the right) Select "Internet Explorer" under "Choose a default Web Browser" Click OK