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Registered: ‎03-14-2006
Message 1 of 3 (1,047 Views)

Ribbons in IE

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01-24-2011 12:33 AM

If I click at a link on a web page, to open a DWF file embedded in Internet Explorer, everything works fine.
But If I repeat this a few times, in the same IE session, the ribbons disappear.


We’ve having this problem since Design Review 2010. This means this issue exists for about two years.

Isn't Autodesk interested in fixing this problem?

Posts: 119
Registered: ‎06-16-2009
Message 2 of 3 (960 Views)

Re: Ribbons in IE

02-10-2011 11:31 PM in reply to: mabe2k11

Thank you for your question.


This is a known issue. Ribbon is implemented with WPF and the later can only work in the main thread of a process. That is why sometimes ribbon cannot be shown.


There is a workaround to resolve this issue at present. IE8 supplied a method to control whether each tab takes over a process through system registry key ‘TabProcGrowth’ under path HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main. You can refer to this MSDN blog to update your registry to show ribbon as you hope.


Please let me know if this can be of help.

SW Engineer
Autodesk, Inc.

Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-10-2010
Message 3 of 3 (635 Views)

Re: Ribbons in IE

10-05-2012 03:44 PM in reply to: whtank

Hello Tank


i need to solve this problem. Has this issue been solved by autodesk?


Thanks in advance

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