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How do I turn off the AutoComplete function of Internet Explorer 4.0?

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How do I turn off the AutoComplete function of Internet Explorer 4.0?

The AutoComplete function of Internet Explorer 4.0 makes suggestions by completing the URL you type with the nearest match of a URL previously input into the [Address] box..

To turn off the auto-complete function, please refer to the following procedure:

--Procedure--
1) Double-click the [Internet Explorer] icon on the desktop.
2) Click [Internet Options] from the [Tools] menu.
3) Click the [Advanced] tab.
4) Clear the [Use Auto Complete] checkbox in [Browsing].
5) Click [OK].

You may also refer to the following solution in the Microsoft technical support website.
Article ID: Q171230
Last Reviewed: June 4, 2001
Title: How to use the AutoComplete Feature in Internet Explorer 4
URL: http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q171/2/30.ASP