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Important This article contains information about modifying the registry. Before you modify the registry, make sure to back it up and make sure that you understand how to restore the registry if a problem occurs. For information about how to back up, restore, and edit the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/256986/ )Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
When you modify the security-zone settings in Group Policy Object Editor (Gpedit.msc) and then quit the editor, the security-zone settings may not apply to client computers, and the Seczones.inf file under SYSVOL may not have been updated.
This behavior may occur when the technical computer (which runs Group Policy Object Editor) has the Security_HKLM_only value in the following registry key enabled:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet SettingsIf this key is enabled, only machine settings are used, and user settings are not used.
Warning If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
To work around this behavior, use either of the following methods:
Method 2Use Registry Editor (Regedit.exe in Windows Server 2003, Regedt32.exe in Windows XP and Windows 2000) to delete the Security_HKLM_only value in the following registry key, and then quit Registry Editor:
For additional information about a similar issue, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/292762/ )The importation of Uniform Resource Locators from security zones is unsuccessful
Article ID: 311511 - Last Review: November 1, 2006 - Revision: 4.2