Method 1If you are using Internet Explorer 9, click ALT on the keyboard and the menu bar will show up.
If you are using Internet Explorer 7 or Internet Explorer 8, visit the following Microsoft Website for more information:
Method 2If method 1 is not working, try to press F11 on the keyboard because the Internet Explorer may in full screen mode.
Method 3If method 2 is not working, try the method below:
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Did this fix the problem?Check whether the problem is fixed. If the problem is fixed, you are finished with this article. If the problem is not fixed, you can try the following:
For Windows Explorer, in Windows XP Home Edition, you may have to re-enable the Address bar in Windows Explorer. To do this, follow these steps:
- Open Windows Explorer.
- Right-click a blank area of the toolbar or the menu bar
- Click the Address Bar item.
Article ID: 962963 - Last Review: Aug 5, 2016 - Revision: 1