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IE Enhanced Security Configuration

In Windows Server 2008, if you try to visit a website you will see a lot of pop-up, and you need to allow them manually so you can see web page. This is annoying, so here's how to disable this security feature. NOTE: You need to enable it back after you're done.

Here's how to disable the IE ESC or IE Enhanced Security Configuration. I prefer to call it as IE Security, easy to remember.

Click Start, All Programs, Administrator Tools, then click Server Manager.
You will see the "Configure IE ESC", click the link.
The Internet Explorer Enhanced Security Configuration will open.

Select the button "OFF" for the Administrators and Users.

Now, try to visit a website to see if you done it correctly.

I remind you again to bring back IE ESC to "ON" after you've done your internet surfing. This security feature was added to minimize risks connected to the Internet.


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