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Windows 7: W7 and IE8 problems

18 Jan 2010   #1

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W7 and IE8 problems

Just got my new computer with windows 7 factory installed with IE 8. Neither IE8 nor Firefox will display any background template or icons from any internet site. I get all the text and images correctly, just no background colors or buttons. I installed Safari, which works perfectly, but I really got used to IE 8 on my old laptop and would like to be able to utilize it again. I have Zone Alarm AV (Had Norton installed from the factory, but I don't like Norton, so I uninstalled it in favor of ZA. Oh yeah, it was doing the same thing with Norton. Any ideas?

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18 Jan 2010   #2

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE

Do you have the IE8 compatibility update installed? It is among the optional updates.
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