Questions about the browser that ships with Windows Phone, Internet Explorer.

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IE, reading white text on black background

It would be great to have such option, to convert lengthy white background articles into black.
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How to clear Cookies,Cache,Passwords individually in IE?

Does anyone know how to clear cookies , caches,forms individually in IE on Windows 8 Phone?
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How to set Userdefined homepage in Internet Explorer?

How to add userdefined homepage to Lumia 525? I searched a lot in my phone , but unable to found . Is it possible ?
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I can't open new IE tabs on my WP7.5

Bounty number TWO! Because no one answered the first bounty, I am just going to blow my reputation points on second one. I am certain that one of you WP gurus has what it takes to help me resolve ...
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Is it possible to change URL of a pinned Web page in WP8?

I want to pin a page with a certain URL. Unfortunately, when I open it in IE, I get redirected to another page, and thus I can only pin it, not the original URL. Is it possible to pin the original URL ...
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Hard refresh on Internet Explorer

How do I tell Internet Explorer in Windows Phone 8 to refresh the page by sending new request to server and not displaying data from cache (hard refresh)? Something like pressing CTRL-F5 in a PC ...
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Saving passwords in Internet Explorer 10

Since Internet Explorer 10 cannot reliably store persistent cookies, the fact that it does not have a password manager becomes more pressing. Does anyone have any good solution for dealing with ...
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Internet Explorer 10 does not remember cookies after restarting (or letting IE be closed in memory)

I have read that Internet Explorer 10 for Windows Phone 8 has isolated/sandboxed tabs. Meaning that each tab should work independently of each-other. I have set my settings to Accept all cookies. ...
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flash players in Windows Phones

I am running Windows Phone 7.5 OS in my mobile, and I am having problems trying to play videos in my internet explorer in the phone because there is no flash. My first question is "Is there a way or ...
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Has Google removed “pin to start”?

The solution I accepted for an earlier question How to get Google's logo as a startup tile? no longer appears to work. I'm not seeing the "pin to start" option offered even after deleting IE history ...
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IE9 scroll within iframe

I'd like to ask you whether it's possible to scroll within an iframe on a webpage using IE9 on WP7.5. I tried to do so on my Lumia 800. I tried the two-finger scroll gesture as it works for example on ...
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Testing websites on Windows Phone 7

My company has made the decided to start testing our sites on a multitude of devices e.g. iPhones, Android, Windows and assorted tablets. They've tasked me with finding the largest common denominator. ...
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How to Download a File Using Internet Explorer?

How can I download a file using Internet Explorer (or any other browser) on Windows Phone 7.5 Mango, and save it to my phone. Currently it just opens the file. Is there a way to save it instead?
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Is Div-resizing and/or adding linebreaks in the WP7 browser missing?

I just bought a WP7 phone and there is one thing that bothers me. On Android or iOS when I read a webpage (without a mobile view) and I zoom in to make the letters bigger they will fit the width of ...
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Internet Explorer doesn't start at all

Internet Explorer on my phone doesn't start. I can't remember whereupon and exactly when it was started. I noticed it at first time several days ago. Before that browser tabs stoped working. Phone ...
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Can I browse Silverlight sites on Windows Phone 7?

I am using the HTC Radar Windows 7.5 based phone. I thought a specialty of Windows phones is that they are silverlight based phone. Why am I redirected to the "Install Silverlight page" when I try to ...
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Can I view SSL certificate details?

It's nice that IE9 shows a lock icon for a site that uses SSL to encrypt traffic, but I would like to at least make sure it's been issued to the site I intended to visit, and that I haven't been ...
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Browse websites with pop up windows

I have a Nokia Lumia 710 which came with windows phone OS 7.5. The problem I've got is, by using the default IE browser that came up with the phone, I can not browse the sites that have popup Windows ...
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How can I force the system tray/clock to show in Internet Explorer?

Internet Explorer hides the clock, forcing me to jump out of the application in order to see what the time is. Is there a way to force the clock (and other icons to show) while browsing?
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Where is the forward button in Internet Explorer?

I can't find a forward button in IE. It is very frustrating when I am filling some form on the page and accidentally touch the back button and the page with the filled form is gone. There is no way to ...
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My windows phone doesn't allow me to select a file to upload from the browser

When I go to any website in my WP7 browser and this website has a "browse" button, when I press on this button nothing happens. (I'm not sure if this happened after the update from IE7 to IE9 or if it ...