Link to home
Create AccountLog in
Avatar of Josh Rogalski
Josh RogalskiFlag for United States of America

asked on

Open File - Security Warning for programs on network shares

We have several website and application links stored on a Windows network share.  Recently when we experienced a security warning that "We can't verify who created this file.  Are you sure you want to run this file?".  I tried adding the server to the "intranet" zone and the share but it didn't change anything.  This appears to happen to all our users.   Can anyone suggest a fix that I can apply through group policy?
security_warning.jpg
Avatar of Fethi ABASSI
Fethi ABASSI
Flag of Tunisia image

you can disable it via GPO by adding the below registry Key
 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\yourdomain\file   DWORD   1
Avatar of Josh Rogalski

ASKER

Interesting Fethi, is this normal behavior you think?  It would seem GPO would have a predefined setting for this but I see nothing.  I am always a little uncomfortable applying registry changes via GPO but if this is the only fix I will apply it.  Thank you for your contribution!
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of Josh Rogalski
Josh Rogalski
Flag of United States of America image

Link to home
membership
Create an account to see this answer
Signing up is free. No credit card required.
Create Account