Authentication browser engine

This policy is applicable to version 2.9 and above.

This policy controls whether KONNEKT uses the Edge (Chromium) web browser component WebView2.

To set this policy, you need the ADMX/ADML files 2.9.0 and above.


Policy name: Disable Edge Browser Component (WebView2)

Policy group: KONNEKT / System Settings

Policy settingBehavior

Not configured

The default is used (disabled).


KONNEKT will not use WebView2, instead Internet Explorer based control is used.

Disabled (default)

KONNEKT will try to use WebView2. If it fails it will use Internet Explorer based control.

To apply the policy you have to restart KONNEKT

Policies are stored in:



To set it up for a single user, create this Registry key:


Value name (DWORD 32 bit): DisableWebView2

Value data: 1

Apply the policy

  1. Manually by adding the key in the registry under machine or user registry settings

  2. Via GPO, see settings via GPO

  3. Pushing policies via Intune, see settings for Intune Managed Devices

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