When you try to use Internet Explorer 8 on a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 8 crashes.
When this occurs, an error message that resembles the following is logged in the Application log:
Event Source:Application Error
Faulting application iexplore.exe, version <version number>, faulting module mshtml.dll, version <version number>, fault address <address>.
Note If you don't see this event logged in the Application log, the resolution in this article does not apply to your situation.
Article ID: 979665 - Last Review: Oct 9, 2014 - Revision: 1