Stamps.com Internet Postage Tool Causes an Error Message in Windows XP

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SYMPTOMS
When you are using the Stamps.com Internet Postage program, you may receive the following error message:
ipostage.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
If the error message is still displayed and if you want to see the data that the error report contains, click the click here link at the bottom of the message box. You then see error signature information that may be similar to:
   App name      App version  Module name  Module version  Offset   ----------------------------------------------------------------   ipostage.exe  2.2.3.715    user32.dll   5.1.2600.0      0000f648 				
CAUSE
This issue may occur because Internet Postage version 2.2.3 is not completely compatible with Windows XP.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, contact Stamps.com to inquire about the availability of a fix for this issue. For information about how to do so, please visit either of the following Stamps.com Web sites:Microsoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
MORE INFORMATION
For information about how to contact Stamps.com, click the appropriate article number in the following list to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
65416 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, A-K

60781 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, L-P

60782 Hardware and Software Third-Party Vendor Contact List, Q-Z
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
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Article ID: 322892 - Last Review: 12/07/2015 11:04:13 - Revision: 1.0

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