Coaxing IE to open office documents in Application windows

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Found this great tip on preventing IE from opening office documents.

  1. Launch Windows Explorer.

  2. Select “Folder Options…​“ from the Tools menu.

  3. Select the “File Types“ tab.

  4. Scroll down the list of “Registered file types“ until you find “DOC - Microsoft Word Document“ and select it.

  5. Click on the “Advanced…​“ button at the bottom of the dialog.

  6. Uncheck the “Browse in same window“ checkbox.