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Consider the following scenario. You use Windows Internet Explorer 7 on a Windows Vista-based computer. You run a script that uses the execCommand function together with the SaveAs command. In this scenario, the script does not save the Web page to the hard disk. Additionally, you receive the following error message when the script tries to save the file:
If you click Yes, the following folder opens:
For your computer's security, this file was saved to your Temporary Internet Files folder.
Do you want to open this folder?
C:\Users\user_profile\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\VirtualizedThe saved Web page is not present in this folder.
This problem occurs when the protected mode feature is enabled in Internet Explorer 7 on a Windows Vista-based computer. The protected mode feature is applied for each security zone. By default, Internet Explorer 7 does not enable the protected mode feature for the Trusted sites zone.
To work around this problem, you must include the URL of the Web page that you want to save by using a script in the Trusted Zones list in Internet Explorer 7. Then, disable the protected mode feature for that zone. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.