How do I disable or enable the flashing toolbar that IE 6 installs?

A. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (IE 6) displays a new 4-button toolbar when the mouse hovers over a Web image.

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The four tools let you save the image to disk, print it, or send it in an email message, or open the My Pictures folder. To disable or enable the toolbar, perform the following steps:

  1. Start IE.
  2. From the Tools menu, select Internet Options.
  3. Select the Advanced tab.
  4. Scroll down to Multimedia.
  5. Select (to enable) or clear (to disable) the "Enable Image Toolbar (requires restart)" checkbox.

  6. Click OK.
  7. Close IE and any other applications, and restart your computer.
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