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internet explorer problem

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    internet explorer problem

    went into yahoo a few minutes ago and ran into a problem i've never seen. a small window pops up in the middle of my screen saying yahoo no longer supports 7.0 or earlier versions of internet explorer. it also said if using IE 9 or later, turn off compatibility view (what's that).

    now I've only had this thing a couple months or so and I thought everything was up to date. how do I find out what
    version of IE I have? and up date it if necessary?

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    In IE, if you have the Menu displayed, click Help and then About.

    IF the menu is not displayed, right-click at the top of the window and check the box for Menu bar.
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    so what is compatibility view? will turning it off do any good so I can get into my yahoo groups?.
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    Harrisonburg, Va.
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    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    If group policy editor works in Windows 8 ( gpedit.msc ), see picture below:
    ( I have 8.1 )

    Click image for larger version

    Click Apply & OK, not just OK.
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internet explorer problem
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