You are Unable to change the home page in Internet explorer even if you are the administrator. Going to the General tab, and to home page the option will be grayed out and disabled.
This is most often caused by a piece of spyware or a virus on your computer hijacking your browser settings. The virus will change your home page and then add a registry entry to prevent you from changing your home page.
First scan your system for viruses and spyware with a known reliable anti-virus product such as Trend Micro . Once the system has been found clean of viruses you can then edit the following registry key to regain permission to change your home page:
HKey_Current_User/software/policies/microsoft/internet explorer/control panel/homepage
To change this setting:
Last Updated: 10/10/2009 12:06 PMblog comments powered by Disqus