Tag Archives: Internet Explorer 8

Application crash when forcing IE8 rendering mode in webbrowser host

User stephench is reporting that when setting webbrowser rendering mode to IE8 via FEATURE_BROWSER_EMULATION, the app would crash.  The web site crashes IE8 too, but IE8 is able to recover and automatically switch to IE7 mode, while a webbrowser host … Continue reading

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How to disable navigation sound in webbrowser control

User kill211 does not like the click sound when he calls WebBrowser.Navigate. He wonders if there is a way to disable it without modifying HKEY_CURRENT_USER\AppEvents\Schemes\Apps\Explorer\Navigating, which has effect on other applications. Unfortunately, the API for disabling sound is introduced in … Continue reading

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Walkaround for Error : An add-on for this website failed to run. When opening Visual C++’s Add Variable Wizard after IE 8 is installed

Update: it looks like a lot of people are hitting this page by mistake. If you don’t write software for a living then this page is probably not for you. Download: https://jiangsheng.net/Documents/IE8AddZone.zip Prerequisite: Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package … Continue reading

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