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When you try to connect to an HTTPS Web site in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5, the Web page may not completely download.
This problem may occur after you install Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (MS04-004) that is also included in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 Service Pack 2 (SP2), and the following conditions are true:
You have selected the Use HTTP 1.1 through proxy connections check box on the Advanced tab. (To locate this tab, click Tools, and then click Internet Options.)
You use a proxy server that uses NTLM authentication.
For additional information about Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (MS04-004), click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
832894 MS04-004: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer
To resolve this problem, install security update 867801 (MS04-025). For additional information about security update 867801, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
867801 MS04-025: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ---------------------------------------------------------- 03-Mar-2003 14:24 6.0.2800.1172 33,792 Ieuninst.exe 09-Oct-2003 14:04 6.0.2800.1271 27,136 Ieupdate.exe 23-Mar-2004 23:30 5,192 Q837209.inf 23-Mar-2004 23:30 5,270 Q837209_d.inf 23-Mar-2004 22:51 5.50.4939.2300 483,600 Wininet.dll
Note Because of file dependencies, this hotfix requires Internet Explorer 5 Service Pack 2.
To work around this problem, do not use the Use HTTP 1.1 through proxy connections setting. To view or change this setting, click Internet Options on the Tools menu, click the Advanced tab, and then scroll to the HTTP 1.1 settings section.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5.