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Java VM Stops Working with Multiple Internet Explorer Versions

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When you are using roaming user profiles with multiple versions ofInternet Explorer, the Java Virtual Machine in Internet Explorer 3.02may stop working.
When you use roaming user profiles and multiple versions of InternetExplorer, the User Agent string in the HKEY_CURRENT_USER node in theregistry is updated to reflect the highest version of Internet Explorerthat a user has run. This causes the Java Virtual Machine in InternetExplorer to stop working because it does not recognize the User Agentstring.
To resolve this issue, upgrade all clients within the valid logon domainto Microsoft Internet Explorer version 4.01. For information aboutobtaining and installing Internet Explorer 4.01, visit the followingMicrosoft Web site:If you cannot upgrade to Internet Explorer 4.01, this problem is resolvedby the following files for the English language version of InternetExplorer 3.02:
Urlmon.fu, dated 12/01/98 16:15, 168,208 bytes, version 4.70.1453
Urlmon.nfu, dated 12/01/98 16:53, 167,184 bytes, version 4.70.1329
Mshtml.fu, dated 22/01/98 17:00, 860,944 bytes, version 4.70.1454
Mshtml.nfu, dated 22/01/98 17:54, 854,288 bytes, version 4.70.1329
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem Internet Explorer 3.02. Asupported fix is now available, but has not been fully regression-testedand should be applied only to computers experiencing this specific problem.Unless you are severely impacted by this specific problem, Microsoftrecommends that you wait for the next Service Pack that contains this fix.Contact Microsoft Technical Support for more information.

Article ID: 155623 - Last Review: 10/01/2013 02:58:18 - Revision: 4.3

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