To address the issue of your current security settings preventing file downloads, follow these steps in Internet Explorer:

Open Internet Explorer and navigate to the top right corner. Click on the settings icon, then select “Internet Options” from the drop-down menu.

In the “Security” tab, choose the “Internet” zone and click the “Custom Level” button.

A new window, “Security Settings,” will appear. Scroll down to the “Downloads” section and enable the option for “File download.” Click “OK” to apply the changes.

Confirm the changes for the Internet Zone by clicking “Yes.”

Restart Internet Explorer to ensure the modifications take effect.

By following these steps, you should resolve the issue, and your current security settings will no longer hinder file downloads.