A. By default, IE will reuse an HTTP connection unless it's been idle for longer than 1 minute. You can adjust this keep-alive timeout setting by performing the following steps:
- Start a registry editor (e.g., regedit.exe).
- Navigate to the HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings registry subkey.
- From the Edit menu, select New, DWORD Value.
- Enter the name KeepAliveTimeout, then press Enter.
- Double-click the new value, set it to the number of milliseconds in the new timeout, then click OK.
- Close the registry editor.
- Restart the computer for the changes to take effect.