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Message Bar missing for IE9 download

Last response: in Windows Vista
June 15, 2011 1:48:15 PM

This problem occured previously and was fixed with a change in some setting, but I don't remember what it was. When I try to install Flash Player the information bar does not appear, so the download can't be done. I have Vista and IE9 installed. I am using Microsoft Security Essentials, but in the previous fix that was not the problem.
Thanks for any ideas,

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June 17, 2011 12:35:32 AM

That is a bug they have been having with the automated updates.

You will have to do 2 different things. First is to go to Start / Windows Updates and insure they are all up to date.

Second, Open Internet explorer then click the settings tab next to favorites/ Internet Settings/ reset the security settings to default then click the Advanced Settings tab then click reset to force reset all the settings to default.
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June 24, 2011 12:25:41 AM

I could not download Flash Player from the adobe link above. However, I was able to find a place to download an exe to my computer and then install it from there. I guess the Adobe installer has bugs.
Thanks for your help.
June 29, 2011 8:12:03 AM

uninstall IE9 and installing it again will resolve the problem.