How To Enable Active
Content on Internet Explorer with SP2
Follow the steps
below if you are tired of having to
"Enable Blocked Content" in IE each
time you want to view this and many other
websites. This way, you won't get
annoyed by the message: "To
help protect your security, Internet
Explorer has restricted this file
from showing active content that
could access your computer".
configure IE to always allow blocked
- From Internet
Explorer, select the Tools
menu, then the Options...
- In the
Internet Options dialog,
select the Advanced
- Scroll down
until you see the Security
options. Enable the checkbox
"Allow active content to run in
files on My Computer".
- Close the
dialog, and quit Internet
Explorer. The changes will take
effect the next time you start
IE. The Blocked Content
is a security feature of Windows
XP Service Pack 2.
If you do not have SP2
installed, then you will never
see this message.