Strang message appears.

  Meshuga 22:25 08 Feb 2005
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From time to time I get the following message appear " A script is accessing some software (an activex control)on this page which has been marked Safe for scripting. Do you want to allow this." Can anyone explain what this is please and what I need to do about it, if anything. It happenned on the last occasion when I was opening windows update. My OS is xphome so2.

  VoG II 22:32 08 Feb 2005

Which program gives you this message, Meshuga?

  Meshuga 22:38 08 Feb 2005

Hi VoG. This time, twice, it was Windows Update, but cant remember which ones previously as it doesn`t happen all the time.

  JIM 22:44 08 Feb 2005

SYMPTOMS

When you access the Windows Update Web site, you may receive either of the following error messages:

click here;EN-US;Q217116

  JIM 22:46 08 Feb 2005

Close link copy paste till Vog reminder pops up :)


http:

//support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-

US;Q217116

  Meshuga 22:50 08 Feb 2005

I dont get any error messages and if i cick to accept I get the page ok.

  pc moron 22:51 08 Feb 2005

Click on Tools> Internet Options> Security.

Click Custom Level.

Under "Script ActiveX Controls marked safe for scripting"

Is yours set to Prompt?

Mine is set to Enable, and I don't see any messages.

  Djohn 22:54 08 Feb 2005

I think pc moron has it Meshuga. Enable is the default setting.

  Meshuga 23:00 08 Feb 2005

Yes Djohn, Have reset it to enable. Was just about to thank all of you. Regards.

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