Status Bar in Internet Explorer May Not Remain Hidden

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SYMPTOMS
When you hide the status bar in Internet Explorer, the status bar may nolonger be hidden the next time you start Internet Explorer.
CAUSE
This behavior can occur if you uninstall the Windows Desktop Updatecomponent.
RESOLUTION
To work around this behavior, reinstall the Windows Desktop Updatecomponent.
STATUS
Microsoft is researching this problem and will post new information herein the Microsoft Knowledge Base as it becomes available.
MORE INFORMATION
For information about how to install or uninstall the Windows DesktopUpdate component, see the following article in the Microsoft KnowledgeBase:
165695 How to Add or Remove Windows Desktop Update
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Article ID: 179348 - Last Review: 10/07/2013 17:36:50 - Revision: 3.1

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