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Enable ActiveX and Javascript in Internet Explorer and Disable Script Blocking

Are you having problems downloading or installing some programs and receiving errors. If so then you will need to follow the steps below to fix you downloads and installs.

  • Download and install Java Console
  • Enable ActiveX  Javascript Controls by following these instructions:- Open internet explorer, select tools then internet options, click the Security tab, from here you are going to click on the "Internet", "Local intranet" and "Trusted sites" icons individually and change the settings for them as shown below:-
    1. Click on the "Internet" icon then click the Custom Level button, make sure that ActiveX controls and plug-in settings are all set to enable, if enable produces a warning colour then use the prompt icon option instead then click ok.
    2. Now click on the "Local intranet" icon next to it, click the Custom Level button, make sure that ActiveX controls and plug-in settings are all set to enable, if enable produces a warning colour then use the prompt icon option instead then click ok.
    3. Now you click on the "Trusted Sites"  icon next to it, click the Custom Level button, make sure that ActiveX controls and plug-in settings are all set to enable, if enable produces a warning colour then use the prompt icon option instead then click ok.
    4. You will also need to make sure you uncheck any item disabling "Script Blocking" in some anti-virus or firewall programs or use this small program noscript.exe to do it automatically for you.
    5. Restart your browser for changes to take effect.