Internet Explorer 6.0 Workshop
and customizing – click Tools, Internet Options –set home page, security
levels, auto complete and password features as well as many other
Appearance settings- click View, select toolbars and other appearance
settings under View. To change
text size click View, text size then select. To customize toolbar click
View, Toolbars, customize, then make preference selections.
enter URL’s in box—http:// not needed, often www not needed. If auto complete is ON you may need to
enter only part of address
several ways to add to your favorites list—right click on page to get
context box, select add to favorites.
Or, click on Favorites, then add to favorites. You can rename
favorites and not change its function.
Favorites—Click Favorites then Organize Favorites, then decide what you
want to do. Double click on folder
to see individual favorites.
of the Links bar- Click View, Toolbars, then Links. Drag address icon to left or right side
of Links Bar
Tips and Tricks
saving – Set in Internet Options. Click Content, then Auto Complete, then User
Names, Save passwords. Recommended only if you are the sole user of the
computer. Passwords can be cleared
easily in Internet Options
Auto Complete to save time on forms and web addresses
Favorites to include password reminders
4.Create favorites on Links Bar by
dragging “E” onto it
favorites on Links Bar by renaming or abbreviating. This way10-15 favorites can be visible without extra clicks.
Print Preview before printing to select pages you wish to print…save paper
“Tips” by clicking Help, then Tips, then scroll thru them to learn more
multiple browser windows if you have 64 meg or more memory
Google.com search bar for easy searching
History to find sites that you visited but didn’t make a favorite