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How to configure trusted sites and ActiveX for exporting data to Excel
Posted by Donald Sloat, Last modified by Mujtaba Talebi on 20 November 2014 02:18 PM

How to configure trusted sites and ActiveX for exporting data to Excel -

 

Step 1: Open Internet Explorer and Click the Gear Icon in the upper right hand corner

Step 2: Click 'Internet Options'

Step 3: Click 'Trusted Sites'

Step 4: Click 'Sites' Button

Step 5: Enter the URL for Production Webfocus - 'https://prod-focus-02.dccc.edu', then Click 'Add'

Step 6: Enter the URL for Development Webfocus - 'https://dev-focus-02.dccc.edu', then Click 'Add', then Click 'Close'

Step 7: Click 'Custom Level' (Make sure you are still on Trusted Sites)

Step 8: Scroll Down until you find 'Initalize and script ActiveX controls not marked as safe for scripting', then change radio button from 'Disabled' to 'Enable'

Step 9: Verify setting is correct, and then click 'Ok'

Step 10: Confirm the change by clicking 'Yes', then Click Ok to exist 'Internet Options'.