Computer restarts or blue screens after launching Expression Web 3 on Windows XP

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Your computer may restart or blue screen when launching Expression Web 3 . This problem only happens on machines running Windows XP with Service Pack 2.

Expression Web 3 will only run on Windows XP machines with Service Pack 3, as per the System Requirements section of the Microsoft Expression website:

To resolve this problem, go to Windows Update and check for the latest updates. Service Pack 3 should be offered as a high priority update.
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Article ID: 2009627 - Last Review: 12/12/2015 05:30:05 - Revision: 2.0

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