Automatically open IE 8 in full screen.

Original title:Full screen

How do I get Windows 7 to automatically open in full screen using Internet Exployer 8

 

Question Info


Last updated May 6, 2018 Views 5,121 Applies to:
Answer
Answer

Hi,

Programs like Internet Explorer (IE) will open to the same size as they were when they were closed.

Step 1: If you want Internet Explorer to open full-size when you start it up:

a.     You must first start IE, and then maximize the window.

b.     Now click File, and then Close.

c.     Now restart IE, and it should start up in a full-sized window.

 

Step 2:

a.     Close all the Internet Explorer window.

b.     Right click on the IE icon/shortcut placed on the quick launch toolbar/desktop/start menu,

c.     Select Properties and then change Run->Normal Window to Run->Maximized.

Thereafter, any time you click the IE quick-launch icon or the shortcut icon, IE will open in full screen.

 

Diana

Microsoft Answers Support Engineer

Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for marking this as the answer.

How satisfied are you with this reply?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this response?

Thanks for your feedback.