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Compatibility Patch for Internet Explorer for Windows XP Service Pack 2 (KB917425)

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  • Version: 1
  • Category: Security Patch
  • Language: English

The IE Compatibility Patch reverts the IE Active X update behavior contained in the April Security update (KB912812).

  • The IE Compatibility Patch reverts the IE Active X update behavior contained in the April Security update (KB912812). This patch should be used by customers who have experienced compatibility issues and who require more time to test/update websites and programs that are impacted by the IE Active X update. This patch is temporary, and will only apply to KB912812. This IE compatibility patch will not be available for future security updates. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

    OEMs are NOT licensed to apply this update to OEM images.

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WindowsXP-KB917425-x86-ENU.exe7912815968381eba8b17347fd7806456f5018b592.00 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows XP Service Pack 2

  • This update applies to Internet Explorer with the following operating systems:
    • Windows XP SP2

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