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How to recover missing Icons Fonts in Internet Explorer 11

How to recover missing Icons Fonts in Internet Explorer 11

How to recover missing Icons Fonts in Internet Explorer 11 – If you are using Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10 OS and noticed that one or more graphics icons or fonts got missing from the web page. What to do if you are facing such missing problems? In this article we will illustrates ways to recover missing icons fonts in Internet Explorer 11. There are three possible ways to recover missing icons & fonts in Internet Explorer 11on windows 10. The main reason behind this missing is system’s blocking of untrusted fonts or some security reasons.

Recover missing Icons Fonts in Internet Explorer 10

  1. Using Local Group Policy Editor Troubleshooter –

This setting will protect from attacks which may originate from untrusted or attacker controlled fonts. Since Microsoft has decided to remove the recommendation to enable Untrusted Font Blocking Group policy settings. So in order to fix the problem user need to configure the Allow Font Downloads tool IE Setting on the internet. Follow the path given below to accomplish task.

Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Internet Explorer\Internet\Control Panel\Security Page\Internet Zone\

In the right side of the setting panel double click on Allow font downloads and select Enabled. Save the active settings and close. By doing this the value of the Registry key gets affected.

  1. Recover using Registry Editor –

This step would work if Untrusted Font Blocking mitigation settings are enabled. User need to Run Regedit and navigate to the below key.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\NT\MitigationOptions

Now create a DWORD with the name MitigationOptions_FontBlocking and assign value 1000000000000. Then save the changes and restart the system.

  1. Disable the active antivirus program and check whether problem is solved.

If the above two steps didn’t work to recover the missing icons issue then disabling your antivirus application will prevent the Fonts & Icons from displaying in the browser.

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