How to disable Compatibility View in IE

<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8" /> 

should force your page to render in IE8 standards. The user may add the site to compatibility list but this tag will take precedence.

A quick way to check would be to load the page and type the following the address bar :


If you see IE7 in the string, it is loading in compatibility mode, otherwise not.

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