Posts Tagged ‘internet explorer 9 tips’

Get More Space for Tabs in Internet Explorer 9

Friday, January 14th, 2011

This is a pretty simple trick; but it’s also kind of useful …

The latest beta of Internet Explorer 9 displays open websites in tabs on the right side of the address bar. The browser ui has been designed this way to maximize the space available for web pages in the browser. This is especially useful if a low resolution monitor is used.


Display Internet Explorer 9 Menu Bar Always, And On Top

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Here’s a simple trick for IE9 User’s who miss the menu bar …

Browser developers all seem to have found that a new minimalism design wise works best for their browsers. The menu elements are reduced throughout the bank, which leads to criticism of users who do not want to miss those items. Good developers make the changes optional, so that users have a choice. Bad ones force the changes upon the user, with no option to go back.

Internet Explorer 9 Beta has several of those changes. One of them is that the menu bar is hidden by default. The menu bar contains the File, Edit, View, Favorites, Tools and Help menu items which have been part of the Internet Explorer ever since it was introduced.