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Remove “Security” tab from Internet Explorer.

This setting allows you to remove “Security” tab from Internet Options dialog in Internet Explorer.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows Vista
The “Security” tab in Internet Options can control access to Websites either on Local Intranet or Internet and can be graded as trusted or restricted/malicious Websites. Applying security settings on various download/browsing options including defining security level is also performed through this section.

But, with this setting you can remove this tab from Internet Explorer, leaving behind with no choice for the user to change any of the above settings.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. If any of the sub keys “Internet Explorer\Control Panel” is not present, create it as explained below. Then, create a DWORD value “SecurityTab”, if this value does not exist.

Now, right-click and modify the value to “1” which can hide the “Security” tab. However, if you want to show it again, change the value data to “0” or delete the value.

The changes take effect after a restart or logoff.

Hide Security Tab.reg

The '.reg' file can remove "Security" tab from Internet Options of Internet Explorer.

Show Security Tab (Default).reg

The '.reg' file can show "Security" tab in Internet Options of Internet Explorer.

Key Type :
Current User
Value Name :
Internet Explorer
Data Type :
Key
Enabled Value :
Disabled value :
Other value :
Value Action :
Add an Entry

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

"Security" tab is removed from 'Internet Options' in Internet Explorer.

"Security" tab is visible in 'Internet Options' in Internet Explorer by default.

First, click the Start button, and select Run. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Second, go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\] and create a new key "Internet Explorer".

Third, create a subkey "Control Panel" under "Internet Explorer".

Fourth, create a DWORD value "SecurityTab".

Now, right-click on "SecurityTab" and select 'Modify'.

Finally, set the 'Value Data' to “1”in the textbox provided and click on 'OK'.

Restrict viewing source in Internet Explorer (For Windows 98/Me).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer gives the option to view the source of a webpage. With this setting, you can turn off the function to view the source.

Customize the title of Internet Explorer window. (For Windows 98/Me).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

With this setting, you can customize the window title of Internet Explorer.

Turn off the “Synchronize” menu item in Internet Explorer.

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting turns off the functionality of the menu item “Synchronize”, on the “Tools” menu of Internet Explorer.

Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For Current User).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting can reduce the default list of sub-menu item “New” in Internet Explorer to a single-sized option list “New Window”, which can open a new Internet Explorer window.

Disable the expanding of the menu item “New” in Internet Explorer (For All Users).

Category : Software / Applications > Internet Explorer

This setting can reduce the default list of sub-menu item “New” in Internet Explorer to a single-sized option list “New Window”, which can open a new Internet Explorer window.

 
 
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