|Restrict Import and Export of Internet Explorer Settings (All Windows)|
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This restriction can be used to disable the import and export of Internet Explorer cookies and favorites. When users utilize the "Import and Export" wizard on the File menu they will be shown a message when clicking "Finish".
Open your registry and find the key below.
Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value called 'DisableImportExportFavorites' using the settings below.
Exit your registry, you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.
|(Default)||REG_SZ||(value not set)|
User Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer]|
Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value: (0 = default, 1 = restrict import and export)
Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.
Last Modified: January 29, 2003