Wednesday, September 12, 2007

IE: Create Custom "about:" page

We can create custom about: pages (like about:blank) in Internet Explorer by editing the registry.

1. Start -> Run
2. Type in regedit, and press ENTER
3. Goto
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\AboutURLs
4. Right-Click -> New -> String Value
5. Enter a keyword for the value name, and the URL of the Web page for the value data, for example:

Value name: Google
Value data:

Done! You can access it by typing about:google in the address bar of Internet Explorer.

Ref: Make use of "about" pages for fast navigation and security in IE

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