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How to lock the "History" option in IE

Posted on 2008-06-18
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I need to prevent my users to clear the "History" of their IE.

Is it possible to do it altering the Windows Registry?
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is it possible to lock all the other buttons? (beside the History button)
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Yes!  You can lock Internet Options in the following manner

To unlock the Internet Options, follow these steps:
1. Quit all instances of Internet Explorer
2. Open Regedit.exe, navigate to this branch:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\
Restrictions]

3. Delete the "NoBrowserOptions" Binary value

4. Close Registry Editor, restart IE.
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