Internet Explorer® Maintenance (IEM) is an extension to the Group Policy Microsoft® Management Console (MMC) snap-in.


You must be a member of the Administrators group to work with IEM and Group Policy objects.

To open IEM
  1. Open Group Policy using one of the ways described in the Group Policy product documentation at The method you use will depend on the object that you want to manage.

  2. In Group Policy, double-click <Group_Policy_object_name> Policy, double-click User Configuration, double-click Windows Settings, and then click Internet Explorer Maintenance.

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