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When you are using Internet Explorer to view various Web sites, the Back and Forward buttons on the toolbar may be missing or may become unavailable.
A correction for this issue has been incorporated into current builds of Internet Explorer 5. To resolve this issue, download Internet Explorer 5 or later from the following Microsoft Web site:
The buttons are not availableTo work around this problem, you can use the History bar to return to a Web page you previously visited. To do this, click History on the toolbar, and then click the site that you want to visit in the History bar.
To view your history in the order that you viewed the Web pages, follow these steps:
The buttons are missingIf Internet Explorer is set to full screen mode, then the menu bar will not be visible. To work around this problem, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.