Re: "files based on content, not file extension" option issue
Always state your full Windows version (e.g., WinXP SP3; WinXP 64-bit SP2;
Vista SP1; Vista 64-bit SP2; Win7; Win7 64-bit) as well as your IE version
when posting in an IE-specific forum or newsgroup. Please do so in your next
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)?
Has a(nother) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this
machine (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought
> I met a strange question. When I disable "files based on content, not
> extension" option in IE browser (IE -->Tools Options-->Security-->Internet
> zone-->Custom level --> "files based on content, not file extension"
> When I used IE to access ftp://ftp.microsoft.com via. proxy, such as:
> IE browser shows HTML source code instead of normal html webpage.
> Could you take a look?