Systems Administrator - How to turn off?


  • Hi everyone,

    I have just installed Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 on my pc, and since then I have not been able to make any amendments to the 'Internet Options' as it says they have been disabled by a Systems Administrator?  And to change the settings I have to contact my Systems Administrator?  This is a Home pc and I dont have an administrator to ask?


    How can I know this off so I have full access to my pc?


    Any ideas would really be welcomed!






    Saturday, December 15, 2007 5:02 PM


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  • My operating system is not windows Vista.... so why has this been moved to Vista forum?  Im on XP by the way.


    Has anyone any idea to the answer above, I still dont know how to knock this Systems Administrator off?




    Sunday, December 16, 2007 6:41 PM
  • Hi,


    This forum is for Windows Vista related issues. For problems with Windows XP, please check the resources available at:


    http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/newsgroups/reader.mspx. The newsgroups should be particularly helpful to you.


    For your reference, I also found some related article which may help:


    FIX: You may receive a "This operation has been canceled due to restrictions in effect on this computer" error message when you try to open the Internet Options dialog box in Internet Explorer 6


    Internet Explorer Policy Settings



    Hope this helps.



    Robbin Meng

    Microsoft Online Community Support


    Wednesday, December 19, 2007 5:38 AM