IE8 SmartScreen Filter and Visual Studio 2008 Web Tests

If you’ve just installed IE8 beta 2 and recorded a web test you’ll notice the browser is making some requests to the following URL:


You will have to disable the SmartScreen Filter located under the Safety Toolbar button



Once disabled your web tests will record as they did before.

About Wes MacDonald

Wes MacDonald is a DevOps Consultant for LIKE 10 INC., a DevOps consulting firm providing premium support, guidance and services for Azure, Microsoft 365 and Azure DevOps.

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