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IE always launches in desktop mode

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    Win8.1 Pro x64 w/MC

    IE always launches in desktop mode


    I have a new Asus Transformer Book T100 running win 8.1 (not RT). Whenever I launch IE from the Tile screen it switches to desktop then IE launches in desktop version. Some setting I need to adjust? First experience with Win 8 & touchscreen.

    Sam
    Last edited by scajjr2; 17 Nov 2013 at 19:46. Reason: spelling

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Sam,

    The tutorial below can help show you how to restore the modern Internet Explorer. Most likely you will just need to make sure that the desktop IE is set as the default program to do so.

    Internet Explorer Modern - Restore in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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IE always launches in desktop mode
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