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Why I can?t open a new window in Internet Explorer?

This is common when you right-click on the link to an Internet page, and select Open in a new window. Can occur if the registry values that control this function are missing or incorrect, or if the Internet Explorer files that control this function does not correctly registered.

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my sanDisk is write protected


You have to be the computers administrator to change any values on any hard drive on your computer
click start control panel user accounts on the users tab click the name of the computer administrator you must have full control
click start click to open on my computer you should see your usb drive could be E: or something right click select properties there will be an array of options
select the sharing tab option then advanced sharing make sure you have a tick in the share this folder box
then click permissions make sure you have all 3 boxes ticked full control changes and read in windows 7
click start control panel user accounts click on the administrators account if you have made one or you will have to create one in windows XP
click start right click on my computer select open
Right click the icon of your usb drive (It should be E:/ or something)
Click Properties in the menu that comes up
Click the Sharing tab
Click permissions
And finally, click Allow next to Full Control.


or
You can remove write protection from your usb flash drive using the below method:
1. Open start menu, in the search bar type regedit and press enter. This wil open the registry editor.
2. Navigate to the following path:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\StorageDevicePolicies
Note:
If the registry key StorageDevicePolicies does not exist, you will need to create it manually.
3. Double click the key WriteProtect in the right window and set the value to 0 in the Value
Data Box and press OK button
4. Restart your computer and try copying files into your USB drives.
Registry Disclaimer:
Sometimes this problem is caused by two Windows registry entries that have become corrupted. To fix the problem, you have to use Registry Editor to delete the corrupted registry entries.
However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs.
For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, follow the steps as in the KB Article:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/

Aug 26, 2013 | SanDisk Computers & Internet

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When start HP director on WXP a message window opens: "One or more ActiveX controls could not be displayed becose either 1. Your current security settings prohibit running ActiveX controls on this page, or 2. you have blocked a publisher of one of the controls. As a result, the page may not display correctly."


Hi there,

Cause:

This issue occurs if the following conditions are true:
  • The Project Guide is enabled.
  • Security settings for the Local Machine zone are configured to prevent ActiveX content from running.
Note The security settings for the Local Machine zone control the browsing of local content in Windows Internet Explorer. The Project Guide is an Internet Explorer page that displays in Project.

Resolution:

Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. Please Click the link below to know how to back up.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/

To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods.

Method 1 loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution');
  1. Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.
  2. Expand the following registry subkey: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\Zones\0
  3. In the right pane, right-click 1200, and then click Modify.
  4. In the Value data box, type either 1 or 0 to overwrite the existing value of 3. Then, click OK.

    Note If you type 1 in the Value data box, you will receive the following prompt when you start Microsoft Project: Do you want to allow software such as ActiveX controls and plug-ins to run?Additionally, you will receive this prompt at other times when you use Microsoft Project. If you do not want to receive this prompt, type 0 in the Value data box.

    The values 0, 1, and 3 are associated with the following behavior:
    • 0 = Enabled, or the action is permitted
    • 1 = Prompt
    • 3 = Disabled, or the action is not permitted
  5. Quit Registry Editor.
If this issue still occurs after you perform this procedure, your administrator may have set a policy that prevents ActiveX content from running in the Local Machine zone. We recommend that you contact your administrator to configure the settings for the Local Machine zone. For more information about the Microsoft Internet Explorer security settings that cause this error message, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 833633 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/833633/ ) How to strengthen the security settings for the Local Machine zone in Internet Explorer
Method 2 loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); Turn off the Project Guide. To do this, perform one of the following actions, depending on your version of Project:
  • Project 2007
    On the View menu, click Turn Off Project Guide.
  • Project 2002 and 2003
    On the Tools menu, click Options, click the Interface tab, and then click to clear the Display Project Guide check box. Then, click OK.

Dec 24, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How to download and install " Mass Storage Controller" drivers for my laptop -- Sony Vaio model VGN-FE770G , as in Device manager it is not being able to locate on its own and the driver is not being updated. . Due to this my CD ROM drive is not visible when I open My Computers. Pl help


Hi amitabh2610,

You need to install the Memory Card Reader Driver in the Computer to fix the issue with the Mass Storage Controller. Below are the links to download the Memory Card Reader Drivers for your Computer model. Please open the below links in a new Internet Explorer window to run the files.

ftp://download.sony.com/US/pc/TIDMSC-00967112-US.EXE

ftp://download.sony.com/US/pc/TIDMSC-01424702-US.EXE

Please download and install both the files in the Computer. Also, please make sure that you restart the Computer after each installation for the settings to take the effect. Installing these Drivers should fix the issue with the Mass Storage Controller issue.


Let me help you with the issue with the CD ROM Drive now. amitabh2610 , you will need to edit the System Registry to resolve the issue with the CD ROM, this issue is due to the corrupted registry. Using the Registry editor incorrectly can cause serious problems that may require the operating system to be reinstalled and can result in the potential loss of data. Hence, it is recommended to backup the Registry before editing it.

To backup the System Registry,

Open the Run window and type regedit. Then, in the Registry Editor Window, please click File and select "Export". Select a location to save the file and name it as Registry Backup. Once you have created the Registry Backup, you can proceed with Editing the Registry.

To edit the System Registry.

In the Registry Editor window, in the left pane , double-click the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE folder first, then System folder under it, then CurrentControlSet, then Control, Class and then select the {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} folder. Now, in the right pane , right click the UpperFilters registry value and click Delete. Then, right click the LowerFilters registry values and click Delete. In the Confirm Value Delete dialog boxes, click the Yes button. After that close the Registry Editor window and restart the Computer.

This should fix the issue with the CD ROM Drive.

Good Luck!

Hope this helps.

Please post back if you have any questions or if you require further assistance.

Thanks for using FixYa.

Nov 03, 2010 | Sony VAIO VGN-FE770G Notebook

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I have lost part of my toolbar in internet explorer 8, the bit that has the home page icon, Safety, Tools etc. How do I get it back?


Hello Sir
kindly follow the below steps , there are few registry edit as well.

Close all open Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer windows.
Click Start, and then click Run.
In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.
Locate and then click the following registry subkey: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar
Use one or both of the following steps, as appropriate for your situation:
For Windows Explorer: In the details pane, locate the Explorer subkey, and then open it. In the details pane, locate the ITBarLayout value. Right-click this value, and then click Delete.
For Internet Explorer: In the details pane, locate the WebBrowser subkey, and then open it. In the details pane, locate the ITBarLayout value. Right-click this value, and then click Delete.
On the File menu, click Exit to exit Registry Editor.
Check whether the problem is fixed.

if not then follow the below steps

Close all open Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer windows.
Click Start, and then click Run.
In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.
Locate and then click the following registry subkey:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\ShellBrowser
In the details pane, locate the ITBarLayout value. Right-click this value, and then click Delete.
On the File menu, click Exit to exit Registry Editor.

May 12, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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