How to Disable Certificate Checking in Internet Explorer 7

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How to Disable Certificate Checking in Internet Explorer 7
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Internet Explorer is a popular browser made by Microsoft. The browser will check to see whether a web site that you have surfed to has a digital certificate. This certificate is a way to authenticate the validity of the site. At times, it can become annoying when certificate errors appear. You can disable this feature in Internet Explorer 7.

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  1. 1

    Launch Internet Explorer 7.

  2. 2

    Click "Tools" in the main menu bar. Scroll down and click "Internet Options."

  3. 3

    Click the "Advanced" tab.

  4. 4

    Remove the ticks next to both "Check for publisher's certificate revocation" and "Check for server certificate revocation."

  5. 5

    Click the "Apply" button and click the "OK" button. Restart the browser.

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