Where is the Tools menu in Internet Explorer 10?
In Internet Explorer 10, go to the Tools menu. If you do not see the menu bar (File Edit View etc.), press the Alt key and the menu bar will appear. 2. From the Tools menu, choose "Compatibility View Settings."
Enabling compatibility mode in Internet Explorer 10
- Open Internet Explorer 10 and then press the Alt key.
- On the Tools menu, click Compatibility View settings.
- Do one of the following: Select the Display all websites in Compatibility View option. Add K-State.edu and ksu.edu to the list of websites with Compatibility View enabled.
- To do this, follow these steps:
- Open Windows Explorer.
- Right-click a blank area of the toolbar or the menu bar.
- Click the Address Bar item.
- To turn off the compatibility mode, please follow the steps below:
- Right-click on the program you are trying to run.
- Click on Properties.
- Click on Compatibility.
- Uncheck the box that says Run this program in compatibility mode.
- Click on Apply.
- Older versions of Microsoft Excel, for example, may not be able to display features in a workbook you save using a newer Excel version. The program's Compatibility Mode resolves this issue, so that you can create workbooks that others can view perfectly using older Excel versions.
Permanently show the File, Edit, View menu
- Press the Alt key to temporarily show the File menu.
- Click View.
- Click Toolbars.
- Click Menu Bar.
- Right-Click on the taskbar and select Properties.
- Toggle the 'Auto-Hide the taskbar' checkbox and click Apply.
- If it is now checked, move the cursor to the bottom, right, left, or top of the screen and the taskbar should re-appear.
- Repeat step three to return to your original setting.
- Similarly, you can check which version of IE your computer is running by launching it from the Start menu, then clicking the Tools menu in the menu bar or cog icon near the top-right corner and then the About Internet Explorer. You'll see the version number, and also an option to Install new versions automatically.
- Open Internet Explorer.
- To see the menu, press Alt.
- Click Tools Manage Add-ons.
- Select Google Toolbar, Google Toolbar Helper.
- Click Enable.
- Click Close.
Open Internet Explorer 10 and then press the Alt key. On the Tools menu, click Compatibility View settings. Do one of the following: Select the Display all websites in Compatibility View option.
- Compatibility view is a feature first introduced with Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 that enables the browser to enter a mode that allows it to support pages that may not have all the latest browser features.
- You can also use Compatibility mode to always have a program to Run as an administrator.
- Right click on the program's shortcut, .exe file, or installation file.
- Click on Properties.
- Click on the Compatibility tab.
- Check the Run this program in compatibility mode for box.
- Open the Program Files folder or "Program Files (x86)" if you are using a 64-bit version of Windows Vista or Windows 7). Right-click on the iTunes application (iTunes or iTunes.exe) and from the shortcut menu, clickProperties. Deselect the checkbox under Compatibility mode if it's selected.
Updated: 3rd December 2019