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You install Windows Live Toolbar on a Windows XP-based computer that is running Windows Internet Explorer 8. In this situation, you may be unable to sign in to Windows Live Web sites through Internet Explorer 8. For example, you encounter problems when you try to sign in to Windows Live Hotmail or into Windows Live SkyDrive by using your Windows Live ID.
Update informationA supported update is now available from Microsoft. This update is available only through Microsoft Update.
PrerequisiteTo apply this update, you must have Microsoft Search Enhancement Pack installed.
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update does not replace a previously released update.
File informationThe English version of this update package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the update package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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Installation stepsTo install this update, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.