Toolbars Cannot be Locked or Unlocked in Full-Screen View

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Article ID: 296374 - View products that this article applies to.
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SYMPTOMS

When the Microsoft Internet Explorer window is in full-screen view view, you don't have the option to lock or unlock the toolbars as expected.

WORKAROUND

To work around this issue, return the Internet Explorer window to regular-screen view to lock and unlock the toolbars. To do this, follow these steps:
  1. In full-screen view, press F11.

    The browser window returns to regular-screen view.
  2. Right-click a toolbar, and then click Lock the Toolbars. If the toolbars are already locked, click Lock the Toolbars to unlock them.
  3. Press F11 to return to full-screen view.

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

Properties

Article ID: 296374 - Last Review: January 31, 2007 - Revision: 3.3
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, when used with:
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Datacenter Server
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
    • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition
    • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
    • Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition
    • Microsoft Windows 98 Standard Edition
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