Update for Windows Live Toolbar 3.0

A critical update is available to anyone who has already installed Windows Live Toolbar 3.0.

This updates will move all Windows Live Toolbar 3.x users to Windows Live Toolbar version 3.01.0000.0146. The 3.01.0000.0146 version of this software fixes important issues in previous 3.x versions of the software.

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  • Before you install the update, make sure that the computer meets the minimum system requirements, as described later in this article.
  • You do not have to uninstall earlier versions of Windows Live Toolbar before you install this update.
This update of Windows Live Toolbar adds new functionality and fixes some known issues that occurred in earlier version of the program.

Bugs fixed in this release

  • Addressed the top 10 Watson crashes
  • Resolved Memory Usage issue
  • Memory corruption: WL toolbar crashes IE
  • Toolbar install fails if VBScript runtime is not registered
  • OEM installed toolbars crash on uninstall
  • Some toolbar components are missing digital signatures
  • Assert while closing Internet Explorer

System requirements

  • Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (SP2), or a later version, or Windows Vista
    Note Windows Server 2003 and Windows Vista x64 are not supported
  • Minimum 800 megahertz (MHz) processor
  • Windows Internet Explorer 6 with Service Pack 1, or a later version
  • Internet functionality requires dial-up or broadband Internet access
    Note Local or long-distance charges may apply.
  • Minimum 800 x 600 screen resolution; 1024 x 768 or higher is recommended
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Article ID: 944786 - Last Review: 10/26/2012 05:46:00 - Revision: 1.0

Windows Live Toolbar

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