The Internet Explorer 6 unsafe file list is coded in the Shdocvw.dll library. The unsafe file list is designed to prevent you from accidentally opening a file type that could potentially cause problems on your computer.

The Internet Explorer 6 unsafe file list contains the following file types:

  • .ad
  • .adp
  • .asp
  • .bas
  • .bat
  • .chm
  • .cmd
  • .com
  • .cpl
  • .crt
  • .exe
  • .hlp
  • .hta
  • .inf
  • .ins
  • .isp
  • .js
  • .jse
  • .lnk
  • .mdb
  • .mde
  • .msc
  • .msi
  • .msp
  • .mst
  • .pcd
  • .pif
  • .reg
  • .scr
  • .sct
  • .shb
  • .shs
  • .url
  • .vb
  • .vbe
  • .vbs
  • .vsd
  • .vss
  • .vst
  • .vsw
  • .ws
  • .wsc
  • .wsf
  • .wsh