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Warning: The retired, out-of-support Internet Explorer 11 desktop application has been permanently disabled through a Microsoft Edge update on certain versions of Windows 10. For more information, see Internet Explorer 11 desktop app retirement FAQ.


Consider the following scenario. You use Internet Explorer 8 to browse a Web page. When you try to select an option from a drop-down list in a modal dialog box, the options are not displayed as expected.

This issue occurs if you set the document.domain property of the modal dialog box before the drop-down list is shown.


Security update information

To resolve this problem, install the most recent cumulative security update for Windows Internet Explorer. To do this, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
For more technical information about the most recent cumulative security update for Windows Internet Explorer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
This update was first included in security update 980182 (MS10-018). For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

MS10-018: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer


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

More Information

For more information about the document.domain property, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

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