Some web application modal dialog boxes don't work correctly in Internet Explorer 11 after you install update 3008923

Symptoms

You install MS14-080: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: December 9, 2014 on a computer that's running Internet Explorer 11 or the Internet Explorer 11 Web Browser control. However, after you do this, you may experience unexpected behavior when you interact with sites that use one or more web application modal dialog boxes. Any data or information that's provided in the modal dialog box may not be returned to the application window or to the dialog box that created the data or information. Therefore, the application that created the dialog box may exhibit errors or lack specific functionality that was dependent on that dialog box data. 

Resolution

This issue is resolved in update 3034762. And we recommend that you install the Description of the security update for Internet Explorer: February 10, 2015 (MS15-009) that fixes many other issues in addition to the issue that this update fixes.

Update information

How to obtain this update

Windows Update
This update is available from Windows Update.

Microsoft Download Center
The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.


Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows Server 2012 R2 (KB3025390)

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Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems (KB3025390)

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Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 8.1 (KB3025390)

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Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Server 2008 R2 for x64-based Systems (KB3025390)

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Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 for x64-based Systems (KB3025390)

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Update for Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 (KB3025390)

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Release Date: December 17, 2014

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Prerequisites

To install this update, you must have update MS14-080: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: December 9, 2014 installed.

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update. However, you must restart Internet Explorer for the changes to take effect.

 

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.
File information

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information



When this problem occurs, the webpage calls the showModalDialog() function and the varArgIn parameter from a modal window. However, the showModal.dialogArguments object in the created modal window is NULL. Additionally, the return value of the showModalDialog() function is NULL or undefined when it should have a valid value.








For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
For more information, see showModalDialog method and dialogArguments property.
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Article ID: 3025390 - Last Review: Feb 11, 2015 - Revision: 1

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