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On the Tools menu in Internet Explorer, click Internet Options.
Click the Advanced tab.
In the Multimedia area, make sure these are checked...
Show pictures, Play animations, Play videos, or Play sounds check boxes.
If the Show pictures or Play videos check box is cleared, you can still display an individual picture or animation on a Web page by right-clicking its icon and then clicking Show Picture.
If the pictures on the current page are still visible after you clear the Show pictures check box, you can hide them by clicking the View menu and then clicking Refresh.
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