A compatibility problem exists between Baidu Toolbar and Internet Explorer 8

Symptoms

After you open Internet Explorer, you see a dialog window that states that your installed version of the Baidu Toolbar is incompatible with Windows Internet Explorer 8. You can disable the Baidu Toolbar add-in or update it to the latest version to solve this problem.

Manual steps to disable Baidu Toolbar

To disable the Baidu Toolbar add-in, follow these steps:

  1. Close all Internet Explorer windows.

  2. Open a new Internet Explorer window.

  3. When you see the message that states "Manage add-ons" for the Baidu Toolbar, click Always open Internet Explorer without this add-on.

    Note The add-in is now disabled and will not be loaded again. Internet Explorer 8 should now work without any issues.


If the problem is not fixed, you can contact Microsoft Support for additional help.

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