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How do I enable MS Active X controls to gain access to website?


I created an exception for the website, but I am still being told that I must enable MS Active X controls to gain access.

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Sites Affected


Installed Plug-ins

  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.0.0
  • Default Plug-in
  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r102


  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20101203 Firefox/3.6.13

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ActiveX is an Internet Explorer control system, you will need to use IE for the site if it requires ActiveX.

  • Top 10 Contributor
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Firefox doesn't do ActiveX.

IE Tab2 extension-

Question owner

Understood - I switched browsers and went into the IE security settings and adjusted the Add-In settings to allow Active components, but I'm still getting the same message. Any suggestions?

Question owner

Please see response below.