Internet Explorer - Prevent Users from Enabling/Disabling Add-ons

September 2016

Here's how to prevent users from enabling/disabling add-ons on Internet Explorer.


  • Administrator privileges.
  • Any version of Windows with access to the Group Policy editor.


  • Open the Run menu
  • Type gpedit.msc and press Enter.
  • Go to Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Internet Explorer.
  • Double click on Do not allow user to enable or disable add-ons
  • Select Enabled.

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