Learn how set Internet Explorer to not search for unknown web sites using its auto-search provider in Windows 7.
Prevent IE from Searching for Unknown Web Sites
- Open the Control Panel from the Start menu.
- Open Internet Options in the Control Panel.
Nteo: If Internet Options is not available, change View by to Large icons at the top right of the Control Panel.
- Select the Advanced tab in the Internet Properties window.
- Select Do not submit unknown addresses to your auto-search provider and then click OK to save the changes.
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