Navigate Windows

Start Button on Taskbar Start, Programs,
Internet Explorer
  1. Open an Internet Explorer browser window by clicking the Start button, All Programs, Internet Explorer.
  2. Click the Maximize button and Restore Down buttons and practice dragging on the edge of the window to resize this window. Click the icon for this browser window to maximize the browser window.
  3. Open Windows Explorer by right-clicking the Start button and clicking Open Windows Explorer, or if you have a Windows key on your keyboard, press Win + E.
  4. Mouse over any browser icons in the Windows taskbar at the bottom of the screen and read the pop-up screen tips.
  5. Add a Favorite Web site in Internet Explorer: go to the desired URL in your browser—for example, go to; from the Menu Bar, click Favorites, Add to Favorites, and follow the prompts to add it to your list of Favorites.
    Note: If the Menu Bar is hidden,
    press the Alt key; then click Tools, Toolbars, MenuBar to display it permanently.