How to fix the Bing Bar and incompatibility with Internet Explorer 10

Article ID: 2615507
Expand all | Collapse all

Summary

The Bing Bar may cause Windows Internet Explorer 10 to stop responding or crash.

Resolution

An update to the Bing Bar that fixes the compatibility issue is now available. 

To resolve this incompatibility, please upgrade to Bing Bar version 7.1 or higher.

To install the latest update for the Bing Bar, follow these steps: 
  1. Find and open Control Panel:  
    • Tap Search. (Or, if you are using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, and then click Search.)
    • Type Control Panel, and then tap or click Control Panel.
  2. In the Control Panel search box, type Windows Update.
  3. Tap or click Install optional updates.

For more information, see the following article on the Microsoft websire: 
2673774 Upgrade to Bing Bar version 7.1 from MSN Toolbar and from earlier versions of Bing Bar

More information

For more information about browser add-ons, visit the following Microsoft websites:

Properties

Article ID: 2615507 - Last Review: August 28, 2012 - Revision: 2.0
Keywords: 
kbprb kbsurveynew kbexpertisebeginner consumertargetwinfy13 KB2615507

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