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How to Unblock Multiple Files

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I have been busy learning new technology around HTML 5, JavaScript, ASP.NET MVC, etc.  I find myself downloading sample code from the web to learn from.  Inevitable, I cannot get somethings to run due to the file being blocked.  Files downloaded from the web retain Internet Zone permission level and hence are “Blocked” by default on Windows 7 machines.

With code downloads, there can be LOTS of files.  There is not a built in way that i know of to unblock multiple files at once.   A couple of websites allowed me to easily batch unblock the downloaded files:





Author: Dan Hickman

Chief Technology Officer ProModel Corporation

One thought on “How to Unblock Multiple Files

  1. Oooh, I’ve definitely felt this pain. Thanks for the tip!

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