A compatibility problem exists between the SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar and Internet Explorer 8


Symptoms


You see a dialog window after you open Internet Explorer which states that your installed version of the SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar is not compatible with Internet Explorer 8. 


Cause


The SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar is an add-on for Internet Explorer. Your version of the SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar is incompatible with Internet Explorer 8.


Resolution


To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods.


Method 1: Update your software

A version of the add-on that is compatible with Internet Explorer 8 is not currently available. Please check again later.


Method 2: Disable the add-on

To do this, follow these steps:
1. Close all Internet Explorer windows.
2. Open a new Internet Explorer window.
3. When you see the message that states “Manage add-ons” for the SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar, click Always open Internet Explorer without this add-on. The add-on will not be loaded again, and Internet Explorer 8 will work without any issues.


When you click Always open Internet Explorer without this add-on, the add-on is disabled and is not loaded when you start Internet Explorer.


Method 3: Keep using the add-on

To do this, follow these steps:
1. Close all Internet Explorer windows.
2. Open a new Internet Explorer window.
3. When you see the message that states “Manage add-ons” for the SteepAndCheap IE Alert Toolbar, Click Keep using this add-on anyway.


When you click Keep using this add-on anyway, the add-on is enabled when using Internet Explorer.