Turn off Shortcut Menu

This policy setting prevents the shortcut menu from appearing when a user right-clicks a webpage while using Internet Explorer. Starting with Windows 8, this policy setting only applies to Internet Explorer on the desktop.

If you enable this policy setting, the shortcut menu will not appear when a user right-clicks a webpage.

If you disable or do not configure this policy setting, users can use the shortcut menu.

Supported on: At least Internet Explorer 5.0
Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
Registry PathSoftware\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Restrictions
Value NameNoBrowserContextMenu
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Enabled Value1
Disabled Value0

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