Re: IE7 - home button drop down bypasses GP lockout
"Coloradojoe" <Coloradojoe@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:8F067849-71EE-453E-861D-8545DC91B9B5@microsoft.com...
> This works, but only if you have just 1 homepage.
> If you have multiple tabs it wont work.
> GPedit only allows 1 page
Why not create your own .adm file then which allows more than 1 page?
> So what i would like to know, is there a way to turn of the dropdown
> function of the home button. A classic home buttom - that has only one
> function...to go home (or in this case , homes)
You would have to Run... ProcMon to see if there are any Policies values
tested when you use it. Then figure out if the is already a script which
sets that or whether you would need to create one yourself.
> is there some way to get gpedit to allow you to type in multiple homepages?
> "Don Varnau" wrote:
>> GPEDIT.MSC appears to lock in the chosen homepage and lock out changes for
>> From gpedit.msc> User Configuration> Administrative Templates> Windows
>> Components> (double-click) Internet Explorer> Disable changing homepage
>> settings> "Enabled" and specify a homepage.
>> Hope this helps,
>> [MS MVP- IE]
>> "Chad H" <ChadH[at]discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> > For our site we lock out homepage changes which I can see in internet
>> > OK. The kicker is I (or the user) will be able use the home button on the
>> > command bar of IE to add/remove single homepages (including the one that
>> > should NOT be delete-able). I would like to intro the tabbed browsing to
>> > users and not gp them out. And I like the home button but despise the
>> > down arrow on it (all I need is simple "take me back to the homepage"
>> > function). I tried tweaking button settings (show/no show) and also
>> > disabling customize buttons so if the button were missing then it could
>> > be placed back but have not had much success ever with the GP for button
>> > show/no show config.
>> > Challenge: How can I keep the home button on the command bar while
>> > following the restriction of -- no changes to the homepage via inet
>> > ANNNNDD no changes via the homepage button dropdown on the command bar?
>> > Thanks in advance!