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To do: confirm if these files are in the [[Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) Database File (EDB) format]]
 
To do: confirm if these files are in the [[Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) Database File (EDB) format]]
  
== Security Zones ==
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== Configuration ==
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Internet Explorer will apply its setting in the following order, where the lower the order overrides settings in the higer order.
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# Settings in Machine policy key
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# Settings in User policy key
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# Settings in User preference key
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# Settings in Machine preference key
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Machine policy key
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<pre>
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HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings
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</pre>
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Machine preference key
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<pre>
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HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings
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</pre>
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User policy key
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<pre>
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HKCU\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings
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</pre>
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User preference key
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<pre>
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HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings
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</pre>
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=== Security Zones ===
 
0 - My Computer
 
0 - My Computer
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1 - Local Intranet Zone
 
1 - Local Intranet Zone
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2 - Trusted Sites Zone
 
2 - Trusted Sites Zone
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3 - Internet Zone
 
3 - Internet Zone
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4 - Restricted Sites Zone
 
4 - Restricted Sites Zone
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5 - Custom
 
5 - Custom
  
== WPAD ==
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=== WPAD ===
  
 
== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==

Revision as of 01:39, 25 October 2013

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Microsoft Internet Explorer (MSIE) is the default Web Browser included with Microsoft Windows.

Contents

MSIE 4 to 9

MSIE 4 to 9 uses the Internet Explorer History File Format (or MSIE Cache File format). The Cache Files commonly named index.dat are used to store both cache and historical information.

MSIE 10

C:\Users\%USER%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\WebCache\

To do: confirm if these files are in the Extensible Storage Engine (ESE) Database File (EDB) format

Configuration

Internet Explorer will apply its setting in the following order, where the lower the order overrides settings in the higer order.

  1. Settings in Machine policy key
  2. Settings in User policy key
  3. Settings in User preference key
  4. Settings in Machine preference key

Machine policy key

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings

Machine preference key

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings

User policy key

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings

User preference key

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings

Security Zones

0 - My Computer

1 - Local Intranet Zone

2 - Trusted Sites Zone

3 - Internet Zone

4 - Restricted Sites Zone

5 - Custom

WPAD

See Also

External Links