[Crossposted to Windows Update newsgroup]
946627 does NOT apply to IE6.
Error message after you install a Windows Internet Explorer 7 update from
Windows Update or from Microsoft Update: "Webpage cannot be displayed"
[ignore the title]
If tweaking your third-party firewall's settings don't help, try the
1. Disable your anti-virus application, any real-time protection provided by
an anti-spyware application (except for Windows Defender; includes Spybot
Tea Timer, SpySweeper Guards, AVG AS guard.exe, etc.), disable any
third-party firewall AND enable the Windows Firewall.
NB: You're "working without a net" now: Don't to ANYTHING else online (e.g.,
browsing; reading email; chatting) except #4 below until your anti-virus
application has been re-enabled! If you're running ZA Free firewall, you
may need to uninstall it instead of disabling it.
2. Uninstall "Security Update for Windows Internet Explorer 7 (KB942615)"
(if installed) via Add/Remove Programs (make sure Show Updates box is
checked at top right) and reboot.
3. Re-do #1 above.
4. Go to http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com
and install any Critical Updates
offered. If "Root Certificates" update is listed in the Optional Updates
category, you might install it, too, to take full advantage of IE7's
5. Reboot > Make sure everything in #1 above is enabled again and, if
applicable, disable the Windows Firewall and enable your third-party
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-Windows (IE, OE, Security, Shell/User)
AumHa VSOP & Admin http://aumha.net
> Microsoft announce that this security update only affects IE 6. We have
> state that this update in some way also affects IE 7. When some of our
> computers (laptops) receive this there is script faliure in IE 7. The
> masage is empty and without any information. This also affect when you try
> to print e-mails from Outlook 2003.
> Any one have this and is it necessary tochange same registry subkey for IE
> Mikael Listam