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Windows 7: IE, security level?

22 Jul 2011   #1

Win7 Starter 32 bits
IE, security level?

how do you set up security level in Internet explorer; low -med- high?

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22 Jul 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

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22 Jul 2011   #3

Windows 7 & Windows Vista Ultimate

Hi, fluidmotion. I have IE9 set at Medium-high with Protected Mode enabled.
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22 Jul 2011   #4

Win7 Starter 32 bits

i know how to set up security level; go to internet option,Is the highest level of security always safer?...concerning about spams, and malwares..
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22 Jul 2011   #5

Windows 10 Pro x64

The higher the security level, the lower the functionality. IE provides defense-in-depth via the security zones - there's the settings in each zone that allow specific types of content to execute or not execute, but also the security zone itself determines what level of access IE has to your system as well. By default on a Vista or Win7 machine, any site running in IE in the internet zone has the lowest levels of access to the system by default - basically read access to certain registry keys, access to the temporary internet files, and that's it. Any further access would prompt a UAC dialog, which you would have to approve before higher levels of access would be allowed. The default settings, especially in IE9, are already incredibly secure. You should not really have any need to change them at all.
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22 Jul 2011   #6

Win7 Starter 32 bits

I have IE, and guess IE9, the latest one
how do i check the version of IE?
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22 Jul 2011   #7

Win7 Starter 32 bits
IE, security level?

you are right, cluberti.....

I set security level in the highest in IE...., set facebook on homepage.....,
and opened browser,

facebook is there, but all of contents are wiped out.....hahaha...
i was freaking out what happened to this?

i set security level back in default, and the contents are back...


i am not still sure about other settings in internet options.
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