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Old 06-25-07, 04:26 AM   #1
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Default IE7 Vista - Turn off Protected Mode for speed boost.

Hi folks,

Don't know if any of you have noticed this, but turning off protected mode in IE7 / Vista drastically gives it a rendering & speed boost.

It actually seems to run aswell and fluent as Firefox does without that blasted mode turned on.

Is there really any need for it?
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Old 06-25-07, 08:06 AM   #2
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Default Re: IE7 Vista - Turn off Protected Mode for speed boost.

I've had it disabled from day 1 and no problems so far.
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Old 06-25-07, 08:48 AM   #3
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Default Re: IE7 Vista - Turn off Protected Mode for speed boost.

I tested turned off protected mode, here was no performance differences with protected mode turned on.

I will leave it on by default, it make Vista far more secured than turned off protected mode, that will make Vista less secured.
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Yeah I turned off most of the protection (still have the active X blocking on by default) and its all nice and speedy.
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Default Re: IE7 Vista - Turn off Protected Mode for speed boost.

Got any other tips to speed up IE7?
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Default Re: IE7 Vista - Turn off Protected Mode for speed boost.

Thanks that improved it considerably!
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