[Crosspost to IE General] How do you make out on this page? => http://www.adobe.com/products/flash/about/ Or this one? => http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/155/tn_15507.html 1. Does the behavior persist if you start IE in No Add-ons mode? => Start | (All) Programs | Accessories | System Tools | Internet Explorer (No add-ons). Troubleshooting and Internet Explorerâ€™s (No Add-ons) Mode [Applies to IE7 & IE8 in all OSS] http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2006/07/25/678113.aspx 2. Does the behavior persist if you Reset IE Advanced settings (RIES)? http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923737 3. What anti-virus application or security suite is installed and is your subscription current? What anti-spyware applications (other than Defender)? What third-party firewall (if any)? Were any of these applications running in the background when you installed IE8? 4. Has a(nother) Norton or McAfee application ever been installed on this machine (e.g., a free-trial version that came preinstalled when you bought it)? -- IE-specific newsgroup: news://msnews.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.internetexplorer.general ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear) MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002 Tom wrote: > While surfing the Washington Post site, I came across an empty video box > with a tiny box in the upper left hand corner of the frame. Inside the > tiny box were three little dabs of red, green and blue colors. On another > site, I found an empty picture frame with the same tiny box. How can > these > be opened? I have Windows XP, SP 3, Windows Media Player 11, IE 8. Thank > you.