If the [IE7 on Vista ]browser doesn't have anything nice to display, it might display nothing?

by Michael S. Kaplan, published on 2008/02/09 13:11 -05:00, original URI: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/michkap/archive/2008/02/09/7566284.aspx

Another recent Suggestion Box item from favored "regular" reader Tanveer Badar:

Another problem from the [not] random reader.

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No charset meta tag? causes FF 3 beta 2 to crash with a buffer overflow.

Hehehe. Sleek :).

And in IE7 it does not show anything although the html is there if you do "View Source".

Could you investigate the issue so I can enter a bug for IE7 somewhere?

Okay, do here is what I am seeing here across a wide range of browsers I have installed:

And then there is that bug Tanveer mentioned about the FireFox beta someone may want to look into.... :-)

Is anyone from the IE team reading SiaO these days?


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Simon on 11 Feb 2008 1:18 PM:

I checked in a fix for the Firefox crash -- thank you for testing!

Carlos on 21 Feb 2008 7:46 PM:

I have this problem, IE on vista will not display content and yet it works well on every other browser.

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