Web Browser Security Settings Tutorial

In this tutorial...

Choose your web browser:


Internet Explorer

Enable file downloads from ProjectCentre for Windows XP SP2 (IE)

Internet Explorer - Allow Pop-ups for ProjectCentre

  1. Click Tools on Internet Explorer Menu bar. Choose Pop-up Blocker - Pop-up Blocker Settings" (If Pop-up Blockers are turned off, Turn On first).
  2. Add the address  *.projectcentre.net into Allowed sites list and click Add

Add ProjectCentre to Trusted Sites

  1. Click Tools on Internet Explorer Menu bar. Choose Internet Options.
  2. Click the Security tab and then click Trusted Sites
  3. If you use Internet Explorer 6 click Default level... and then drag the Security Level slider to Low.  

    If you use Internet Explorer 7 click Custom Level... and reset the default to Low.  Click Reset... and Ok and then drag the Security Level slider to Low.
  4. After ensuring the slider is set to Low click the Sites button. 
  5. Un-tick the check box Require server verification...
  6. Enter *.projectcentre.net into the field and click Add.
  7. Enter *.tendercentre.net into the field and click Add.
  8. Click Close.
  9. Click Apply and OK.  Your Internet Explorer Status Bar should now show the Trusted sites green tick.

    Your browser should no longer block some of ProjectCentre's functions.

  10. If these settings do not help, check the pop-up blocker settings of any special toolbars you might be using. 

Mozilla Firefox

Enable file downloads from ProjectCentre for windows XP SP2 (Firefox) 

Mozilla Firefox - Allow Pop-ups for ProjectCentre

  1. Click Tools on the Firefox Menu bar. Choose Options.
  2. Click Content and then click the Exceptions... button. 
  3. Add the address projectcentre.net into the text box and click Allow.  Click Close.

Special Toolbars

Enable file downloads from ProjectCentre for windows XP SP2 (Special Toolbars)

Turn off Pop-Up Blockers

  1. Google Toolbar Pop-Up Blocker Settings

    Un-tick "Enable Popup Blocker".



     

  2. Yahoo Toolbar Pop-Up Blocker Settings

    Remove "Pop-Up Blocker" and "Anti-Spy".




Lotus Notes

Enable file downloads from ProjectCentre for windows XP SP2 (Lotus Notes) 

Lotus Notes - set Internet Explorer as your Internet Browser 

  1. Click File on the Lotus Notes Menu bar. Choose Preferences - Location Preferences
  2. Click the Internet Browser tab and click on the dropdown arrow. 
  3. In the pop-up select "Microsoft Internet Explorer" and click OK
  4. Lastly click Save & Close Note, you may need to restart Lotus Notes for the settings to take effect.