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Windows Update preventing Internet Explorer 9 to download files from the internet

In the last 2-3 weeks I have been getting this problem where my clients cannot download files from the internet, when they try to download anything from IE 9 they don't even get a "Save As..." screen, ...
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What are the advantages of upgrading Internet Explorer if you don't use it?

I don't open Internet Explorer, but I think its code maybe is used in other Windows features, such as desktop gadgets. Will I benefit from upgrading IE8 to IE9 even if I don't use it? Will Windows 7 ...
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what does 'cumulative' mean in regard to IE8 updates?

For example if I apply this update - do this mean that it is not needed to apply any other update for IE8 with date earlier than 8/8/2011?
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Security warning in IE for non-secure content

I'm faced with strange behaviour in IE8. There is an HTTPS web page which contains an IFrame pointing to non-secure page. When I receive a security warning from IE, if I choose "Yes", I see ...
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Is Internet Explorer 8 password storage encrypted and/or safe?

I use Internet Explorer 8 at work. My system is part of a corporate domain. I am allowed to use personal email. As much as I don't want to, for convenience, I save my username and password so that I ...
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How to add a local file to trusted zone in IE8?

I want to add a file on my local drive (C:\something.html) to the Trusted Zone in IE8 (my OS is Windows Server 2003). The Add Sites Dialog box, does not seem to take entries for files on the local ...
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IE8 and trusted sites

Is there a way to tell IE8 to trust all sites by default ? I know that could be a security issue but browsing is controlled by the (transparent) proxy anyway. So users cannot use a site or part of ...
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IE8 Error: https error 12007.xml; how to correct?

I run Windows XP Pro with IE8. If fails to connect to HTTPS sites with the above error. Any suggestions on how this can be fixed?
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How do I trust a TiddlyWiki file on my Vista PC in IE8?

Every time I open my tiddlywiki.html file in IE8, I get a warning bar: To help protect your security, Internet Explorer has restricted this webpage from running scripts or ActiveX controls that ...