Title attribute of a select element is not displayed in Internet Explorer 11

Symptoms

When you move pointer over a select element in Internet Explorer 11, the title attribute of the element is not displayed. For example, when you move pointer over a select menu, the title attribute of the select menu is not displayed until you open it. 

Resolution

Update information

To resolve this issue, install the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer. To do this, go to Microsoft Update.

For technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Internet Explorer, go to the following Microsoft website:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/current.aspxNote This update was first included in security update 2925418.

For more information about security update 2925418 , click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2925418 MS14-012: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: March 11, 2014

More Information

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

221608 PRB: Internet Explorer Does Not Display Title Attribute Using the Select Tag

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References

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