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What is the best site ActiveX Controls.

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What is the best site for downloading ActiveX Controls.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Software
Expert:  Viet - Computer Tech replied 2 years ago.

Hello Shahid! Thank you for your question. I am a licensed computer professional with over ten years of experience, and I will be assisting you today.

I'm sorry about the issue. What do you need Active X Controls for?

Is there a website you are having issue with? or program, etc.?

Is there any error or message?

Do you have windows xp, vista, or 7, or 8, or mac computer?

What's your Internet browser program, i.e., Internet Explorer (the big 'e' program icon), Safari, Firefox, Chrome, etc.?

Please reply at the box below. Thank you,

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Trying to install check scanner and while I try to launch it it gives error that active X controls are not active -

It is win8 and browser is IE

Expert:  Viet - Computer Tech replied 2 years ago.

Please try:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.

  2. Click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options.

  3. On the Security tab, click the Custom level button.

  4. Scroll down the Security Settings list until you see ActiveX controls and plug-ins.

  5. For Automatic prompting for ActiveX controls, click Enable.

  6. Scroll down to Download signed ActiveX controls and click Enable or Prompt.

  7. Scroll down to Run ActiveX controls and plug-ins and click Enable or Prompt.

  8. Scroll down to Script ActiveX controls marked safe for scripting and click Enable or Prompt.

  9. Click OK, and then click OK again.

If needed, please see:

If that does not work, please try:

  1. Close all Internet Explorer windows and folders.
  2. Go to Control Panel.
  3. Open Network and Internet, open Internet Options.
  4. Then click on Delete and delete only temporary internet files.
  5. Click the Advanced tab, and then click Reset.
  6. In the Reset Internet Explorer Settings dialog box, click Reset.
  7. Then check.

If that still does not work, please go to the website below to download and install Firefox internet browser program:

, then go to check scanner website in Firefox and install in Firefox.

Please let me know. Thank you.