Editing Autocomplete

  timothywilliam 18:12 02 Oct 2006
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I run XP and I am on BT broadband. When I fill out forms etc. on line and say, put my name in a box, a text box comes up with suggestions of text. Clicking on a suggestion places that text in the box. Some of the suggested text is incorrect and I want to delete that and have just correct suggestions offered.

How do I edit such 'suggestions' ? Autocomplete in Word for instance offers adding and deleting some but not I notice all that which come up in form filling on line.

Thank you.

  BurrWalnut 19:11 02 Oct 2006

Most of it is encrypted in the registry at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Protected Storage System Provider and HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\IntelliForms\SPW


Have you tried moving the mouse pointer down to the one you don't want and pressing the delete key?

  Graham. 20:35 02 Oct 2006

Only way I've found is to Clear Forms and start again.

IE, Tools, Internet Options, Content, Autocomplete.

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