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ITsVISTA KB-Link: KB973020

An option in the Web Restrictions settings is localized incorrectly in the Simplified Chinese version of Windows Vista

On a computer that is running the Simplified Chinese version of Windows Vista, you try to configure the Web Restrictions settings in Control Panel to restrict Web access for a specific user. The Web Restrictions page displays the following options:

  • ????????? (Block some Web sites or content)
  • ????????? (Block all Web sites or content)

However, after you select the second option to block all Web content, users are still free to access all Web sites and content.

Note: The Web Restrictions settings can be found in the Parental Controls item in Control Panel.

There is a download that resolves this issue. See Hotfixes for details.
32-bit Download: Contact Microsoft
64-Bit Download: Contact Microsoft

For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB973020.

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