Internet Explorer 11 Window Size

I shrunk the window down one time and now every time I open a favourite from the start menu it opens in a 4" window.

I have tried deleting window size cache from temporary internet files but it makes no difference.

I would like the browser to open full size every time like any other browser and I don't understand why it is not possible.

Please Help!



Since the easier, safer procedure didn't work, try this registry edit:

With no Internet Explorer windows open...

From Start> Run or Windows logo key + r, type in REGEDIT and hit Enter.

In Registry Editor, in the left pane, select Computer, right-click it and select Export. Save that exported REG file in a convenient location.

Double-clicking that REG file will restore that version of the registry and undo any changes you've made since the export.

In Registry Editor click on the + symbols and navigate to



     Microsoft\Internet Explorer


In the right pane find the value Window_Placement, right-click and delete that value.

Close registry Editor and check to see if the window size problem is resolved.


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