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We are rolling out a new system at work, and require IE security settings to be set up in a certain way, to be more specific the ActiveX controls need to be set up a certain way.
Now we cant do this via Active Directory as these are in a test environment, so my manager has asked for a bat file which can be double clicked and will make the changes for that computer.
Obviously if there is another option then i am all ears but it must be something simple for someone who is not tech savy to use

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migrated from Jan 6 '10 at 11:44

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IE settings are located in the registry. So if you prepare .reg files for the user, he can import the new settings just by double-clicking on the files.

Here are some articles that can get you started:

How can I manage Internet Explorer Security Zones via the registry
Internet Explorer Restriction
Internet Explorer security zones registry entries for advanced users

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