Upgrading IE resets Trusted Site Custom Level settings

Posted on 2011-10-12
Last Modified: 2012-06-27

Whenever we upgrade Internet Explorer, the Custom Level settings in Trusted Sites gets reset back to the default settings.  We were wondering what the easiest way is to put these settings back to the custom settings we specified since the settings are user based, and not computer based.

Question by:miket71
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    I would open up regedit, export the registry key(s), upgrade, and the re-import the registry keys.
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    Registry location to take note of:

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings

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