IE7, JavaScript, Information Bar

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Performance' started by Puppy Breath, Jul 10, 2007.

  1. Puppy Breath

    Puppy Breath Guest

    I created a simple page with some simple JavaScript which I'd only run from
    my own computer. But even so, the IE7 Information Bar pops up the "To help
    protect you security, IE has restricted this webpage from running scripts or
    ActiveX controls that could access your computer...".

    Ugh, I'd really rather not have to see and click that every time I open this
    page. But even though I keep tweaking back the security settings, I still
    get the warning. What, if anything, can I do in IE 7 to be able to run
    JavaScript code in pages on my own computer?

    (If I run the page from Visual Studio and its built-in Web server, I don't
    get the into bar. But I'd like to open this page from a desktop icon and

    Puppy Breath, Jul 10, 2007
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    Puppy Breath Guest

    Sorry, this is not the newgroup I intended to post this to.
    Puppy Breath, Jul 10, 2007
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    dean-dean Guest

    IE7 > Tools >internet Options, on the Advanced tab, under the heading
    "Security", check "Allow active content to run in files on My Computer".
    dean-dean, Jul 10, 2007
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    Puppy Breath Guest

    Sheesh, thanks. Figures it was right in front of my face and a scrolled
    right past it.
    Puppy Breath, Jul 10, 2007
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