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When you use Windows Internet Explorer 9 to view a webpage or an ActiveX control that is hosted on a webpage, the webpage or the ActiveX control may stop receiving the focus intermittently. For example, the ActiveX control may seem to be disabled, or the focus on the webpage may be in the address bar after you click the page to try to gain focus.
Note This issue can affect any user interface element on the page that can receive the focus.
This problem occurs because the Tab window is detached from the input queue of the Frame window.
To resolve this issue, install the update that is mentioned in this article.
Security update informationTo resolve this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://update.microsoft.comFor technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/current.aspxNote This update was first included in security update 2618444. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2618444/ )MS11-NNN: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer: December 13, 2011
To work around this problem, use one of the following methods:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about the Hang Resistance feature in Internet Explorer 9, visit the following Microsoft website:
Hang Resistance in IE9For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates