Re: Internet Explorer 8 Mess -- Add-ons Disabled
[Crosspost to IE General]
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Uninstall your outdated version of Google Toolbar & reboot.
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> I installed I Explorer 8 and now the Information Bar that sometimes warns
> about Active X controls come on in every browser I open -- except is says:
> "Internet Explorer 8 is currently running with add-ons disabled. Click
> to manage, disable or remove your add-ons."
> Worse, Windows Update won't run at all. It stops on the home page claiming
> it's looking for the newest software to view the site -- says to look at
> Information Bar for Active X controls -> but of course that's impossible
> because the Active X controls message is being usurped by IE8.
> How do I fix this mess? This is the only bad IE upgrade experience I've
> the rest have been pretty good but this one is messed up.