SharePoint Online site theme in Office 365 isn't displayed when you use Internet Explorer 8

PROBLEM
When you use Internet Explorer 8 to view a SharePoint Online site that has a theme applied in Office 365, the default theme is displayed instead of the configured theme. 
SOLUTION
To resolve this issue, update your web browser. For more information about web browser support and Office 365 system requirements, see the following Microsoft website:
MORE INFORMATION
This issue occurs because recent changes were made to render themes in the browser instead of on the server. Office 365 is designed to work with the current or immediately preceding version of Internet Explorer. Therefore, Internet Explorer 8 can't render the themes.

Still need help? Go to the Office 365 Community website.
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Article ID: 3061085 - Last Review: 07/16/2015 16:37:00 - Revision: 4.0

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