Internet Explorer NoBrowserOptions Restriction Blocks Access to Folder Options

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Setting a group policy to restrict access to the Internet Explorer Internet Options command also blocks access to the Folder Options command in Explorer windows.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Internet Explorer 5.01 for Windows 2000 or Internet Explorer 5.5. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
267954 How to Obtain the Latest Internet Explorer 5.01 Service Pack
276369 How to Obtain the Latest Service Pack for Internet Explorer 5.5
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
   Date        Time    Version       Size     File name   -------------------------------------------------------   09/04/2001  16:02   5.0.3216.600  810,768  Browseui.dll				

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Internet Explorer 5.01 for Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 and Internet Explorer 5.5 Service Pack 2.

Article ID: 293848 - Last Review: 01/11/2015 04:06:09 - Revision: 3.3

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01
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