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IE 5.5 Allways on top problem

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by chembro84, Jan 28, 2002.

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  1. chembro84

    chembro84 Thread Starter

    Jan 28, 2002
    I have this problem with IE 5.5 and hopefully someone can help! Every time a page or frame is done loading that window goes on top automatically, now it may not sound annoying if i only use one window but when i am surfing 5 pages at once and every time another page loads it dissrupts what i am doin. If any one can help it would be GREATLY appreciated!
  2. TonyKlein

    TonyKlein Malware Specialist

    Aug 26, 2001

    The following reg hack is used to prevent applications from stealing focus:


    [HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop]

    Copy the bold to Notepad, save as Focus.reg, and doubleclick to import into the Registry.

    See if that corrects the problem.

    Good luck,
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