Password when starting Internet Explorer Tags: Internet Explorer Microsoft Windows XP Last response: August 16, 2005 8:06 PM in Windows XP Share Anonymous August 16, 2005 8:06:35 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Is it possible to set a password on Internet Explorer to avoid people from opening it without this password? regards reidarT More about : password starting internet explorer Anonymous August 16, 2005 8:06:36 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) I don't know of a password for the application itself, however content advisor can help in controlling what content is viewable. HOW TO: Use the Internet Explorer 6 Content Advisor to Control Access to Web Sites in Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;310401 Hope that helps! "ReidarT" wrote: > Is it possible to set a password on Internet Explorer to avoid people from > opening it without this password? > regards > reidarT > > > Anonymous August 16, 2005 8:06:36 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) I don't think that you can do this within XP (but could be wrong), but there are tools on the internet that will allow you to password protect executable files (such as iexplore.exe). Here's a google search that shows some of them: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&q=password+execu... Unfortunately, I haven't been able to locate any freeware that will do the same. This site claims that this program is freeware: http://www.freedownloadscenter.com/Utilities/Misc__Util... "ReidarT" wrote: > Is it possible to set a password on Internet Explorer to avoid people from > opening it without this password? > regards > reidarT > > > Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumStarting Internet explorer with password ForumAnnoying explorer .exe crash loop upon start -up ForumHow to enable Internet Explorer password caching ForumWireless internet extender requires password ? ForumInternet Explorer ForumExplorer Address Bar Overwrites Typing ForumCannot connect to Internet -wrong password or name-Help ForumHow to change passwords stored in internet explorer 8 ForumInternet Explorer Won\'t Start in XP ForumInternet explorer shortcut problem ForumInternet Explorer Addresses ForumInternet Explorer Won\'t Start ForumInternet explorer 7 starts with a flash, then closes immediately ForumInternet Explorer 8 start menu icon ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumVPN cant access internet whilst connected to VPN ForumInadvertant deletion of Windows Explorer from "All Programs" Forumoutlook password ForumDesktop Blanks Out When Clicking Easy Share Icon Forumwindows explorer and camera More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !