How to Restore the Caret Browsing Confirmation Prompt

Information
If you checked the Do not show me this dialog box again. in the [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] confirmation prompt, then this will show you how to restore the confirmation prompt in Internet Explorer and Firefox in Windows 7 and Vista.


EXAMPLE: Caret Browsing confirmation prompt
NOTE: This is what you see when you press F7 in Internet Explorer or Firefox to confirm turning on [Only registered and activated users can see links. ].
[Only registered and activated users can see links. ]



OPTION ONE
Restore Caret Browsing Confirmation Prompt in "Internet Explorer"

1. Click on the Download button below to download the file below.
Restore_IE_Caret_Browsing_Prompt.reg
[Only registered and activated users can see links. ]
2. Click on Save, and save the .reg file to the desktop.

3. Right click on the downloaded .reg file and click on Merge.

4. Click on Run, Yes, Yes, and OK when prompted.

5. You will now see the Caret Browsing confirmation prompt when you press F7 in Internet Explorer again.


OPTION TWO
Restore Caret Browsing Confirmation Prompt in "Firefox"

1. Open Firefox.

2. Type about:config in the Firefox address bar and press enter, then click on the I'll be careful, I promise button. (see screenshot below)
[Only registered and activated users can see links. ]
3. Scroll down a bit and double click on the accessibility.warn_on_browsewithcaret entry to change the "value" from false (no confirmation prompt) to true (confirmation prompt).
:warn: WARNING: Be real careful to not double click on any other entry and change it's value.
[Only registered and activated users can see links. ][Only registered and activated users can see links. ]
4. You will now see the Caret Browsing confirmation prompt when you press F7 in Firefox again.
That's it,
Shawn


Related Tutorials
  • [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]



Attached Thumbnails [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]
Attached Files [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] (270 Bytes)