Why Does My Content Not Show in the SharePoint Web App in Internet Explorer?

Symptoms

An error shows in the SharePoint Web App in Internet Explorer, usually within an iFrame, which says that the content can not show for security reasons. This content is visible in other, non-IE web browsers.

Cause

The web domains for Microsoft Office 365 do not exist in the list of Trusted Sites in Internet Explorer.

Resolution

  1. Open Internet Explorer > Tools > Internet Options > Security tab.
  2. Select the Trusted sites zone.
  3. Click Sites.
  4. Add the following URLs to the Sites list:
    • https://login.microsoftonline.com
    • https://[your SharePoint domain].sharepoint.com

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