Consider the following scenario:

  • You access an HTML-based webpage by using Windows Internet Explorer 8 on a computer that is running Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008.

  • You delete the contents of a cell in a DHTML grid on the page.

  • You change the focus away from the cell.

  • You try to edit the cell again.

In this scenario, you cannot edit the cell.

Note When the cell is empty, an error message should be displayed. However, you should still be able to edit the cell.


To resolve this issue on a client computer, install the following update.

Security update information

To resolve this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, visit the following Microsoft website: more technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer, visit the following Microsoft website: This update was first included in security update 2530548 (MS11-050). For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2530548 MS11-050: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer: June 14, 2011

Need more help?

Expand your skills
Explore Training
Get new features first
Join Microsoft Insiders

Was this information helpful?

What affected your experience?

Any additional feedback? (Optional)

Thank you for your feedback!