Windows Phone 8.1 - Automatically open the desktop version of websites

Windows Phone 8.1 - Set your website preferences

When you browse the internet on a mobile device, in most cases your will be redirected to the mobile version of the websites. Windows Phone 8.1 allows you to set your website preferences and automatically open the desktop version of websites. To configure this option:
  • Go to the App List > Settings.
  • Swipe left to access the applications menu.
  • Tap on Internet Explorer
  • Tap on the Website preference field and select Desktop version
Published by deri58. Latest update on October 22, 2014 at 11:12 AM by deri58.
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