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new internet window sizes #168676 09/12/07 06:19 PM
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Is there a way to control the size of windows when they open when using IE? I am tired of the window opening up small and then I need to maximize it.

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Re: new internet window sizes [Re: Jim M] #168677 09/12/07 07:19 PM
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I just did a "Control N" and it opened a new window full size. smile

Re: new internet window sizes [Re: dougwells] #170155 10/28/07 10:59 AM
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If you right-click on a desktop icon, then go to properties, there is an option to have programs start up in a "normal" window, maximized, or minimized.

Re: new internet window sizes [Re: pauluk] #170187 10/29/07 09:13 AM
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doubleclick the window's upper bar. No other idea

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Re: new internet window sizes [Re: Gloria] #170608 11/06/07 11:15 PM
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If you have your windoze set up to remember window size, just make the tiled window full screen


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Re: new internet window sizes [Re: gfretwell] #170626 11/07/07 11:39 AM
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And while you're at it, trash IE and use Firefox or some other web browser as well. smile

Re: new internet window sizes [Re: pauluk] #170631 11/07/07 03:45 PM
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If you have IE7 no need to open more windows. Just let them open in a new tab.

Re: new internet window sizes [Re: jdevlin] #170934 11/15/07 11:19 AM
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I personally hate new tabs. I also hate that xls and word closes all open documents by clicking the red x, sometimes WITHOUT saving or asking about saving the other open docs. I don't see the reason in this, and I wasn't able to find an option to stop this incredible behaviour.


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Re: new internet window sizes [Re: Gloria] #170959 11/15/07 08:01 PM
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With regard to multiple tabs on web browsers, I have no idea how IE7 handles it, but with Firefox there's a configuration option to prompt you before closing the program when two or more tabs are open.

Re: new internet window sizes [Re: Gloria] #171076 11/19/07 07:28 AM
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Originally Posted by Gloria
I personally hate new tabs. I also hate that xls and word closes all open documents by clicking the red x, sometimes WITHOUT saving or asking about saving the other open docs. I don't see the reason in this, and I wasn't able to find an option to stop this incredible behaviour.


Easy. Upgrade to a real operating system. Try Linux, *BSD, etc.. There are lots of options out there.

If you are determined to stick with BillWare, you might give OpenOffice a try as a replacement for Word and Excell.

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