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Updating Windows, but no ActiveX Control bar pops up...what do I do? RRS feed

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  • I'm trying to update Windows on a business computer but when I get to the Microsoft Update Site, it tells me to run the ActiveX Control just below the Menu bar, but there is no bar to install the ActiveX Control. So what do I do?
    Wednesday, September 25, 2013 2:07 PM

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  • Check if this works : http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows/help/genuine/ie-activex


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    Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:33 AM
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  • And this ; http://www.wikihow.com/Install-ActiveX-on-Windows-XP

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    Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:34 AM
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  • at your browser --> click on tools --> internet options --> pop-up blocker --> un-tick active x

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    • Proposed as answer by Soh.M Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:18 PM
    • Unproposed as answer by arnavsharmaModerator Friday, September 27, 2013 5:18 AM
    • Proposed as answer by Crystal Rays Friday, September 27, 2013 9:42 AM
    • Marked as answer by arnavsharmaModerator Tuesday, October 1, 2013 2:15 PM
    Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:18 PM

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  • Check if this works : http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows/help/genuine/ie-activex


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    Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:33 AM
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  • And this ; http://www.wikihow.com/Install-ActiveX-on-Windows-XP

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    Thursday, September 26, 2013 10:34 AM
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  • at your browser --> click on tools --> internet options --> pop-up blocker --> un-tick active x

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    • Proposed as answer by Soh.M Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:18 PM
    • Unproposed as answer by arnavsharmaModerator Friday, September 27, 2013 5:18 AM
    • Proposed as answer by Crystal Rays Friday, September 27, 2013 9:42 AM
    • Marked as answer by arnavsharmaModerator Tuesday, October 1, 2013 2:15 PM
    Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:18 PM
  • at your browser --> click on tools --> internet options --> pop-up blocker --> un-tick active x

    Guowen Su
    Cisco Certified Network Associate
    Cisco Certified Internetwork professional - MPLS
    Certified Information Systems Security Professional
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    Microsoft Certified Professional
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    Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuration
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    Friday, September 27, 2013 5:18 AM
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  • As this thread has been quiet for a while, we assume that the issue has been resolved. At this time, we will mark it as ‘Answered’ as the previous steps should be helpful for many similar scenarios.

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