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Favorites may not show up in the Internet Explorer 8 address bar after upgrading to Windows 7
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After upgrading from Windows Vista to Windows 7, Internet Explorer 8 does not show favorites in the address bar. This only happens if the machine did not have Internet Explorer 8 installed before upgrading to Windows 7.
This problem is caused by a bug in the Microsoft Products listed in the Applies-To section.
To resolve the problem, use the following steps:
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Article ID: 974852 - Last Review: August 20, 2009 - Revision: 1.0