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your current security settings do not allow this file to be downloaded

Posted on 2009-07-12
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-12-08
SBS2008 when trying to download a file from Microsoft we get tehis message:
"your current security settings do not allow this file to be downloaded"
The option 'Enabled Protected mode' is greyed out.  How can we relax security on this server to allow downloads of this nature?
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ID: 24836763
just add the url to trusted zone.
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ID: 24837176
yep correct, in detail:

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jcimarron earned 2000 total points
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mti-support--IE Tools|Internet Options|Security tab|Internet Zone and set the slider to Medium.  Or you can go a step further in the Security tab --see post #2 here

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mti-support--You are welcome.

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