When you view a Web page that contains Web Parts, you may receive the following error message:
Your browser's security settings do not allow refreshing the contents of this Web Part. For more information on setting up access to data sources across domains, contact your system administrator.
This problem occurs when the Access data sources across domains setting in Microsoft Internet Explorer is turned off.
To resolve this problem, you can turn on the Internet Explorer Access data sources across domains setting. To do so, follow these steps:
- Start Internet Explorer.
- On the Tools menu, click Internet Options, and then click the Security tab.
- Under Select a Web content zone to specify its security settings, click Internet, and then click
- In the Settings list, locate Access data sources across domains under
Miscellaneous, click Prompt, click OK, click Yes to change the security settings for this zone, and then click OK.
Now you can view Web pages that have Web Parts on them.
For additional information about Web Parts, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
290618 Caching and Updating Web Parts in SharePoint Portal Server 2001For additional information about how to set security on Web Parts, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
298756 How to Set Security on Web Parts
Article ID: 823554 - Last Review: Feb 15, 2017 - Revision: 2