Re: Protected Mode
"PA Bear [MS MVP]" <PABearMVP@gmail.com> wrote in message
> Is UAC enabled or disabled?
> What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your
> subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than
> Defender)? What third-party firewall (if any)? Were any of these
> applications running in the background when you installed IE8 and/or SP2?
> Has a(another) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this
> machine (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> Bob Eyster wrote:
>> I am running IE8 in protected mode. Today I noticed that in the status
>> it shows protected mode is off. I checked internet options > Security and
>> show protected mode is checked on for all zones. Am I missing a setting
UAC was disabled, when I enabled it Protective Mode in the browser was
turned back on.Why does UAC control IE8's protective mode? What else does
UAC affect when it's disabled?
Windows Vista Ultimate SP2 - 32 Bit - IE8