Stop ie7 asking to upgrade to ie 8 on XP SP3

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How do I stop being asked to upgrade to ie8 - I am happy with ie7. and have 150 XP pro clients that I would have to log onto as an administrator to do this. I am happy with ie7
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If everyone is in the domain you can use Group Policy to do this. Check out
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=21687628-5806-4ba6-9e4e-8e224ec6dd8c&displaylang=en 

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If your using WSUS it should be able to define what updates are downloaded and which are not.

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Also to stop IE coming down.
IE8 blocker from Microsoft

The Internet Explorer 8 Blocker Toolkit enables IT Administrators to disable automatic delivery of Internet Explorer 8 as a high-priority update via Automatic Updates and the Windows Update and Microsoft Update sites.


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=21687628-5806-4ba6-9e4e-8e224ec6dd8c&displaylang=en

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