content advisor password

  User-913AA79C-B558-4517-B6413E1B77F9ECBD 18:27 11 Jan 2004

I am trying to download MSN Messenger and every time I try I get a screen stating content advisor will not allow it. When I go in to internet options i find it has been passworded and can not enter non of the family are owning up to it is there a way in so I can disable it again
Thanks in advance

  hugh-265156 18:29 11 Jan 2004

i would tell you but you may not be old enough. :-)

is 36yrs old enough and all my hair has been ripped out and i could send audio of my screaming children after i have blammed them

  spikeychris 18:33 11 Jan 2004

1) Click on Start and choose Run.

2) Type in RegEdit and select OK.

3) Now click on the little plus sign to the left of H_KEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.

4) Continue to drill down, always clicking on the plus sign at the left of the named key, through Software, Microsoft, Windows, Current Version and Policies.

5) Now click on the Ratings folder.

6) In the right pane of the RegEdit window, you'll see an icon called Key. Click on it and press Delete.

7) Next, choose Registry and then Exit to exit RegEdit. You've just deleted your original Content Advisor password.

8) Restart the computer and run Internet Explorer again.

9) Choose View and then Internet Options (or Options for version 3.x). For IE 5 or greater, Click on Tools, Internet Options.

10) Click on the Content tab and click on Disable. When asked for a password, don't enter anything; just click on OK. This will disable Content Advisor because there's no longer a password.

Thanks for that and the trust worked a treat

  hugh-265156 20:22 11 Jan 2004

sorry chiprw10

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