Previously typed URLs do not appear in the address bar of Internet Explorer 8 when the Favorites folder is redirected in Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, and Windows Sever 2008

Article translations Article translations
Article ID: 2325737 - View products that this article applies to.
Expand all | Collapse all

On This Page

SYMPTOMS

On a computer that has Windows Internet Explorer 8 installed, you redirect the Favorites folder to a network location. In this situation, URL addresses that you type inside the address bar of Internet Explorer 8 are not added to the list of previously typed URLs. Therefore, previously typed URLs do not appear when you open the drop-down list in the address bar.

Note This issue only occurs in the following operating systems:
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008

RESOLUTION

Note To resolve this issue, install this hotfix together with hotfix 982063. Hotfix 982063 is described in the following Knowledge Base article:
982063 A webpage is not displayed correctly when you browse the webpage by using Internet Explorer 8 Standards mode or Compatibility View in Internet Explorer 7

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have Internet Explorer 8 installed on a computer that is running one of the following operating systems:
  • Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3)
  • Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1)
  • Windows Vista Service Pack 2 (SP2)
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 (SP2)
For more information about how to obtain a Windows XP service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
For more information about how to obtain a Windows Server 2003 service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889100 How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003
For more information about how to obtain a Windows Vista service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935791 How to obtain the latest Windows Vista service pack
For more information about how to obtain a Windows Server 2008 service pack, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
968849 How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2008

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

File information

The English (United States) version or the global version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 file information notes
  • In addition to the files that are listed in these tables, this hotfix also installs an associated security catalog file (KBnumber.cat) that is signed with a Microsoft digital signature.
For all supported x86-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP SP3
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ieframe.dll8.0.6001.2308411,082,75205-Nov-201023:31x86
For all supported x86-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2003 SP2
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ieframe.dll8.0.6001.2308411,082,75205-Nov-201019:05x86
For all supported x64-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2003 SP2
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatformSP requirementService branch
Ieframe.dll8.0.6001.2308412,476,92805-Nov-201016:59x64SP2SP2QFE
Wieframe.dll8.0.6001.2308411,082,75205-Nov-201017:00x86SP2SP2QFE\WOW
Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information notes
Important Windows Vista hotfixes and Windows Server 2008 hotfixes are included in the same packages. However, only "Windows Vista" is listed on the Hotfix Request page. To request the hotfix package that applies to one or both operating systems, select the hotfix that is listed under "Windows Vista" on the page. Always refer to the "Applies To" section in articles to determine the actual operating system that each hotfix applies to.
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information for Windows Server 2008 and for Windows Vista" section. MUM files and MANIFEST files, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are extremely important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.
For all supported x86-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2008 and for Windows Vista
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ieframe.dll8.0.6001.2309111,082,75202-Nov-201007:07x86
Ieui.dll8.0.6001.23091164,35202-Nov-201007:07x86
For all supported x64-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Server 2008 and for Windows Vista
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Ieframe.dll8.0.6001.2309112,476,92802-Nov-201007:37x64
Ieui.dll8.0.6001.23091219,13602-Nov-201007:37x64

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Additional file information

Additional file information for Windows Vista and for Windows Server 2008

Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Vista and for Windows Server 2008
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size1,435
Date (UTC)05-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)17:41
PlatformNot applicable

File nameX86_3a440682da9fa7a301008cebf495019e_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.6001.23091_none_cddd794a0d3e253f.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size695
Date (UTC)05-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)17:41
PlatformNot applicable

File nameX86_microsoft-windows-ieframe_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.6001.23091_none_47b4b636dd522bfb.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size280,265
Date (UTC)02-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)07:50
PlatformNot applicable
Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Vista and of Windows Server 2008
Collapse this tableExpand this table
File nameAmd64_b4e373c49cbedaf65d489c5b28fe6ee3_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.6001.23091_none_1cf1f08f6226906c.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size1,038
Date (UTC)05-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)17:41
PlatformNot applicable

File nameAmd64_microsoft-windows-ieframe_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.6001.23091_none_a3d351ba95af9d31.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size280,383
Date (UTC)02-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)08:24
PlatformNot applicable

File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size1,443
Date (UTC)05-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)17:41
PlatformNot applicable

File nameX86_microsoft-windows-ieframe_31bf3856ad364e35_8.0.6001.23091_none_47b4b636dd522bfb.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size280,265
Date (UTC)02-Nov-2010
Time (UTC)07:50
PlatformNot applicable

Properties

Article ID: 2325737 - Last Review: November 16, 2010 - Revision: 2.0
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Internet Explorer 8
Keywords: 
kbautohotfix kbqfe kbhotfixserver kbfix kbsurveynew kbexpertisebeginner KB2325737

Give Feedback

 

Contact us for more help

Contact us for more help
Connect with Answer Desk for expert help.
Get more support from smallbusiness.support.microsoft.com