Friday, November 14, 2008

IE7 cannot view using a Tablet PC

   So today I was trying to surf to on my Toshiba M400 tablet and of course IE7 would only produce "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage" tho any other computer on the network could view with no issues.

  Using Google and searching on "cannot view" I found:

  Where Dave (post 11) wrote:

The tablet version of xp and vista install a custom user-agent for IE that makes think it’s a mobile device. is forwarding tablets to, which is a wap compatible version of for mobile devices.

This is a band-aid but remove the following registry key, delete the IE cache, and close all browsers and starts working again.

HKLM>Software>Microsoft>Windows>CurrentVersion>Internet Settings>5.0>User Agent>Post Platform>Tablet PC 2.0

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