Internet Explorer cannot display an HTTPS site when SSL 2.0 and TLS 1.2 are selected Content provided by Microsoft Applies to: Internet Explorer 10Windows Internet Explorer 9 Select Product Version All Products Symptoms Assume that you select SSL 2.0 and TLS 1.2 in the Internet Explorer security settings. When you try to access an HTTPS website in Internet Explorer, you receive the following error message:Internet Explorer cannot display the webpageThis issue occurs in Windows 7 and later operating systems. Cause The issue occurs because SSL 2.0 and TLS 1.2 are not compatible with each other in Windows 7 and later operating systems. Resolution To use client-side certificates to establish an HTTPS connection over TLS 1.2, you must disable SSL 2.0. For more information about how to do this, go to Change Internet Explorer security settings. Note SSL 2.0 is disabled by default. Last Updated: Jul 22, 2013 Did this solve your problem? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.