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When you start multiple new instances of Internet Explorer (for example, by pressing CTRL+N) and then move the windows around the screen, the browser's window data may be corrupted. This occurs only on multiple-processor computers with the color palette set to 256 colors.
This behavior is caused by the way Mshtml responds to the WM_PAINT message.
To work around this behavior, use any of the following methods:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
Article ID: 246113 - Last Review: October 22, 2013 - Revision: 3.0