Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Internet Explorer Enhanced Protected Mode - Turn On or Off

  1. #11

    Posts : 9
    Windows 8

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    If you like, you could do a system restore using a restore point dated before you think this happened to undo it. You may have to try using another older restore point if the first one you try turns out not to be before.
    Hi Brink,
    I ran system restore twice but it did not resolve the issue.
    I thought the problem might be in ie11 with some corrupt file problems so ran sfc/scannow, found no problems.
    Then used the reset tool in internet explorer back to default settings and this did not help.
    So I uninstalled ie11 from Windows8. restarted my computer. (using turning on and off windows features)
    Then reinstalled ie11 and again rebooted.
    I now have access to the enhanced protection mode check box and proceeded to follow your instructions.
    All now appears to be OK.
    Thanks for your input and helping me through this.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #12

    Posts : 21,863
    64-bit Windows 10

    That's great news D. Thank you for posting back with your results.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Internet Explorer Enhanced Protected Mode - Turn On or Off

Similar Threads
Tutorial Forum
Hyper-V Enhanced Session Mode - Turn On or Off
How to Turn On or Off Hyper-V Enhanced Session Mode in Windows 8.1 Enhanced Session Mode allows your Hyper-V virtual machines to access local resources from your Hyper-V host (your PC). You will not need a network connection to the Virtual Machine as it uses the VMbus. The following are a list...
Internet Explorer Settings-Protected Mode question
I was checking the Internet Explorer default security settings for the different zones. I haven't changed anything and mine are showing Protected Mode is Enabled for the Internet and Restricted zones. But Protected Mode is set to Off for Local Intranet and Trusted sites. Are these settings the...
Browsers & Mail
Internet Explorer 11 to get new 'enterprise mode'
Read more at: Internet Explorer 11 to get new 'enterprise mode' | ZDNet
Windows 8 News
Internet Explorer 11 Store your Passwords - Turn On or Off
How to Turn On or Off to Store your Passwords for Websites in Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) When you visit a website that requires you to sign in to your account—like an email, banking, or shopping site—Internet Explorer will ask if you want your user name and password remembered. The next time...
Internet Explorer Location Sharing - Turn On or Off
How to Turn On or Off Location Sharing in IE10 and IE11 in Windows 8 and 8.1 Location Services lets sites ask for your physical location in order to improve your experience. For example, a mapping site can request your physical location in order to center the map for you. Internet Explorer...
Why is Internet Explorer in Windows 8 in classic mode?
Hi, I just upgraded to Windows 8 from 7. I chose to keep my files and settings. Win8 is working fine but the theme of the desktop and Internet Explorer seems to be in classic mode. I had Win7 tweaked for gaming and have some services off. Playing with the control panel, theme menu and others I...
Browsers & Mail
Enhanced Protected Mode
More... See also: Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) - Windows 7 Help Forums
Windows 8 News

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook