Windows 10: IE reset Solved


  1. Posts : 8,734
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       21 Mar 2015 #1

    IE reset


    If one were to apply this reset, would the bookmarks/passwords be restored with synch setting, or would one lose all of them?

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  2. Posts : 20,718
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       21 Mar 2015 #2

    Hello Doug,

    Resetting IE11 will not affect your Favorites or passwords, but will reset all IE11 settings back to default.

    Change or reset Internet Explorer settings - Windows Help


    Internet Explorer - Reset - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  3. Posts : 8,734
    Windows 10 Pro X64
    Thread Starter
       21 Mar 2015 #3

    Thank you Shawn, for some reason I thought they would be lost
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  4. Posts : 20,718
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       21 Mar 2015 #4

    You're welcome. There used to be an option to include personal settings that would include your passwords, but deleting cookies can take care of that.
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  5. Posts : 4,333
    Win 10 Pro x64
       21 Mar 2015 #5

    There is also an option to export bookmarks like a backup. I do it with chrome. IE should be the same.

    http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...favorites.html
    Last edited by Brink; 21 Mar 2015 at 22:28. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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