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Updated: August 1, 2012

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

This setting has been deprecated in Windows® 8.1. The information about this deprecated setting is provided for reference only.

AllSitesCompatibilityMode specifies whether Internet sites are rendered by using Compatibility View by default.

In Compatibility View, Internet Explorer displays Web pages from the specified domain as they would be shown on an earlier version of Internet Explorer.



All sites visited will be rendered in Compatibility mode by default.


All sites visited will be rendered in Internet Explorer 8 mode. This is the default value.

For a list of the supported Windows® editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetExplorer.

The following XML output shows how to configure Internet Explorer to render sites by using Compatibility View.


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