|29 Jun 2009||#1|
| || |
IT Professionals: Prepare for Internet Explorer 8 avail
For those of you who manage your organization’s desktops using Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) Internet Explorer 8 will be made available via this technology starting August 25, 2009. Internet Explorer 8 will be made available as an “Update rollup” and will be applicable to all supported languages.
Is my organization affected?
If your organization uses WSUS and has it configured to auto-approve Update rollup packages, upon acceptance of the Internet Explorer 8 End User License Agreement (EULA) by the WSUS administrator, Internet Explorer 8 will install automatically on computers running Internet Explorer 6 or 7 on supported operating systems.
What should I do if I auto-approve Update rollups but want to control when I deploy Internet Explorer 8?
To give you control over how and when Internet Explorer 8 is deployed in your environment, perform the following steps:
Before August 25, 2009:
Cumulative security updates for Internet Explorer 8 and Internet Explorer 8 Compatibility View List updates will also be released via WSUS as they become available.
To deploy Internet Explorer 8 today, visit the Internet Explorer TechNet Center – among other useful resources you’ll find an Internet Explorer Deployment Guide and information about the Internet Explorer Administration Kit which explains how to generate a MSI installer and distribute it using Systems Management Server or Group Policy.
Lead Program Manager
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: IT Professionals: Prepare for Internet Explorer 8 avail|
|Prepare a conmputer like a oem does?||Installation & Setup|
|How to prepare Image of HDD?||Software|
|prepare for windows 7||Installation & Setup|
|Toolbox: New Products for IT Professionals||News|
|Application Compatibility List for IT Professionals||Software|
|Announcing New Tools for IT Professionals & Developers||News|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:21 AM.