problem clicking on links in e-mails

  bukkaz 16:11 23 Jun 2009
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Recently when clicking on links in e-mails I get the message "This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator". I can't recall doing anything to alter my settings. Any advice on what to do, please?
I'm using Microsoft Outlook.

  Technotiger 17:06 23 Jun 2009

Try a System Restore back to before you started getting this message.

  Sea Urchin 17:09 23 Jun 2009

Can be related to upgrading from IE6 to IE7 - this should help

click here

  Sea Urchin 17:18 23 Jun 2009

Another thing you could try if resetting doesn't work:

Go to Start/Run, type this command and press Enter:

regsvr32 /i shdocvw.dll

(note the spaces)

  bukkaz 18:31 23 Jun 2009

I should have said that I use Opera as my default browser. Does this alter things?

  Sea Urchin 19:02 23 Jun 2009

This problem arises in Opera when IE is not the default browser. Changing it in Set Program Access and Defaults should resolve your problem.

  bukkaz 19:47 23 Jun 2009

Thanks Sea Urchin that solved it.

And thanks to the others who took the time to reply.

the most helpful site going.

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