IE11 still not possible to get rid of it yet (SAP etc)

  1. jimbo45's Avatar
    Posts : 6,569
    Windows / Linux : Centos, Ubuntu, OpenSuse
       4 Weeks Ago #1

    IE11 still not possible to get rid of it yet (SAP etc)


    Hi folks
    Running latest SAP software (SAP GUI 7.50 and SAP base system 7.52) Net requests still default to IE11 as the default browser.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	w10a.png 
Views:	5 
Size:	373.7 KB 
ID:	221109

    There's a way to "Zap" the SAP GUI Front end service caller to use Firefox / Chrome but this is beyond a "Normal Developers" remit and has to be done each time you logon to the system.

    I don't think your SAP Basis team would be too amused though but it does work properly !!!.

    Here's edge being used.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	sap1.png 
Views:	1 
Size:	293.3 KB 
ID:	221110

    I'm sure other people use client's software which access IE11 as well so wouldn't it be great if these people co-operated with Ms to ensure the Windows front ends that used Internet services were "Browser Neutral".

    Mind you at least the thing ran on W10 !!!! (latest 1809 not the insider builds)

    I think I'm getting too old for hacking around with this stuff though !!!!!!!

    Cheers
    jimbo
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    4 Weeks Ago #2

    Just disable IE and no problems.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    4 Weeks Ago #3

    If I uninstall Chrome, I still get their "Sorry to see you go, is there anything we can do to improve Chrome...?" page opening in IE!
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 5
    Windows 10 17763.292
       3 Weeks Ago #4

    I'd probably destroy my computer if that's what it took to get rid of IE.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Hi there This post might be a bit "Geeky" so skip if you aren't interested. I downloaded a FREE Laptop trial version of SAP (a great learning tool for perhaps one of the largest ERP companies out there) to test and learn a bit about the...
IE11 keeps crashing in Browsers and Email
IE11 keeps crashing on my laptop running WIN 10. This happens almost daily, sometimes twice daily. I don't recall having this issue with WIN 8. Is there something in WIN 10 that causes this or is it perhaps caused by another app? I've considered...
IE11 vs. Edge in Browsers and Email
Does anyone know of a good source that explains the difference between IE11 and Edge? Pretty much all I've gathered is that Edge isn't as compatible with as many web-sites as IE11. Why the introduction of a new browser? Why isn't it more...
IE11 Problem... in Browsers and Email
OK, here's a strange one: Upgrade my wife's machine from 7 to 10. Upgrade seems to go perfectly. Enable Administrator account (because we ALL log in as administrator around here, it's just easier) and all her settings, etc. are there... ...
ie11 in Browsers and Email
I installed win10 preview 10162,everything fine until I noticed no bookmarks/favorites folder or I wasn't looking in the right places(s). On the start/all programs /windows accessories there was ie so I added it to the desktop clicked on it to...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:26.
Find Us