Disable the Connections page

Removes the Connections tab from the interface in the Internet Options dialog box.

If you enable this policy, users are prevented from seeing and changing connection and proxy settings.

If you disable this policy or do not configure it, users can see and change these settings.

When you set this policy, you do not need to set the following policies for the Content tab, because this policy removes the Connections tab from the interface:

"Disable Internet Connection Wizard"

"Disable changing connection settings"

"Prevent changing proxy settings"

"Disable changing Automatic Configuration settings"

Supported on: At least Internet Explorer 5.0
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE or HKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Control Panel
Value NameConnectionsTab
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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