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Windows 7: How do I set exceptions for IE 9 security levels?

04 Apr 2012   #1
Andacar

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
How do I set exceptions for IE 9 security levels?

I have IE 9 security set for Medium-High, which is great 99% of the time. However, I use an older version of Autodesk Maya which uses Explorer to access its help files. Every time I open it it gives me a warning about scripts and Active X, and I have to manually allow blocked content. Is there some way to tell Explorer to make an exception for Maya help (or whatever)?

Thanks folks!

Andacar

PS: I love the examples of how not to write thread titles! I'm sick of:
OMG hlp plz ie crsh 0012213 nd hlp BFOASSAR!


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05 Apr 2012   #2
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

If you trust the site and program, you can add it to the Trusted sites security zone. See the following Tutorial and follow the instructions from here:

Internet Explorer Security Zones - Add or Remove Sites

5. To Add or Remove Sites for the Trusted Sites Zone
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05 Apr 2012   #3
Andacar

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

OK Dwarf, that looks prety straightforward, and thanks a whole lot! One question: The site in question is on my local hard drive:

C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Maya8.5\docs\Maya8.5\en_US\index.html

Will that make any difference?

Ooh! Lookie! I got a little dot and I'm "skilled!"
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