Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Get missing " general " tab in Internet Explorer Easily

A friend asked about missing general tab in Internet Explorer
which contains buttons to clear history and stuff.
Here is how to bring general tab back
CLICK START BUTTON > CLICK ON RUN or (WinKey + R) & type in “regedit
this will take you to your registry, where you have to go to repair the issue. Once there, on the left side there go to the following…
Click on HKEY_CURRENT_USER>Software>Policies>Microsoft>Internet Explorer>Control Panel On the right side there is data “GeneralTab“.
After GeneralTab is REG_SZ and then is value 0 or something.
Right click entry “GeneralTab” and click modify.
Then write 0×00000000 (0) at Value data.
Click ok and close window.
Open internet explorer and general is visible again.
Enjoy your privacy.