You receive a "Work Offline" dialog box in Internet Explorer 8 after the computer resumes from sleep or from hibernation

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SYMPTOMS

Consider the following scenario:
  • You use Windows Internet Explorer 8 to browse web pages.
  • You put the computer to sleep (S3) or into hibernation (S4).
  • You resume the computer after a while.
In this scenario, you receive a Work Offline dialog box in Internet Explorer 8. However, the computer is connected to the Internet.

RESOLUTION

Security update information

To resolve this problem, install the most recent cumulative security update for Windows Internet Explorer. To do this, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://update.microsoft.com
For more technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Windows Internet Explorer, visit the following Microsoft website:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/current.aspx
Note This update was first included in security update 2183461 (MS10-053).  For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2183461 MS10-053: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer

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Article ID: 982370 - Last Review: February 3, 2011 - Revision: 1.1
APPLIES TO
  • Windows Internet Explorer 8
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