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  1. #1

    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    This came up recently, clicking on Internet Explorer tile opens Firefox!
    Doesn't bother me per se, I just don't know how it happened!

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  2. #2

    Posts : 683
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64

    You have probably set Firefox as a default browser, so it changed the shortcut's settings.
    I do not know, how to open metro shortcut's properties, but I would bet, it is like that.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Yeah... FF is my default but I don't recall this ever happening.
    I usually turn IE off anyway so, no biggie!
    I did mess around with a bunch of IE settings in gpedit.msc but when I went back to check everything is set to 'Not Configured' so...
    ... beats me!
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