Mark Hansen wrote: > On 12/26/08 16:35, Andrea wrote: >> John Doue wrote: >>> Andrea wrote: >>>> I have SM set as my default browser, but there are rare occasions >>>> when I want to use IE. When I open IE and put something in the >>>> address bar, even Microsoft.com, it opens up in SM. How can I >>>> temporarily stop SM from being the default browser or at least >>>> allow IE to open a page when I choose to do that? The part about >>>> default browser is grayed out in SM's preferences because it's >>>> already set as the default. When I go to Internet Options in my >>>> control panel (Windows XP) or in IE, I checked off for IE to check >>>> to see if it's the default browser, and I expected to see a screen >>>> asking me the next time I opened it, but I haven't. Any >>>> suggestions? >>> Best way is to use the IE tab extension. This way, you stay within >>> SM, even when you need to use IE. >>> >>> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/seamonkey/addon/1419 >> >> Thanks. I do have the IE tab extension, but I still want to be able >> to use IE itself if I want to. I used to be able to do that in some >> way even though SM was the default browser. When I clicked on links >> the browser that opened up was always SM--and that's what I still >> want. But I also used to be able to open IE, type a URL into the >> address bar, and have it open up in IE, not in SM. >> >> > > Are you saying that when you launch IE and type a URL into the address > bar, it becomes SeaMonkey? > > When you run IE, what do you see when you go to Help -> About > Internet Explorer? I've been using various browsers since about ... > what? 89? When they first became - and I've never seen this. I'm > guessing you're not typing your URL > into IE, but into something else.
Nope, I was typing the correct URL in the correct place. See the fix below! _______________________________________________ support-seamonkey mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/support-seamonkey