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Questions for someone familiar with using IE9....

by michhala / February 3, 2013 11:35 AM PST

I am looking for opinions re taking the following actions on my Windows 7 64-bit IE9 computer.....and if there are any disadvantages or problems to look for if I do so.

1. Enabling ActiveX Filtering ?

2. Enabling Tracking Protection ?

Please no recommendations to change browsers as I am very happy with IE9 and have been able to find a solution to any related problems.

My thanks.....Miki

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by michhala / February 3, 2013 12:55 PM PST

I understand what enabling ActiveX Filtering and Tracking protection accomplish.......I just need to know if there are any undesirable ramifications on the computer that need to be considered..


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Re: IE9
by Kees_B Forum moderator / February 8, 2013 5:07 AM PST
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I don't think there are any negative consequences. But if you notice one, it's easy to undo.


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(NT) Thank you, Kees
by michhala / February 8, 2013 12:59 PM PST
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