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Bing Bar Install Issue


I cannot install the bing bar on my windows 7 pc. The install completes halfway and then closes with no error or finish installed message. I open ie8 and it's not there. It is listed in add/remove programs though. So i have tried uninstalling and reinstalling and a clean boot install. Scan for spyware/virus, system is cleaned. Also, deteled windows temp folder, cleared cache, cookies, disable add-ons. I can install the windows live toolbar successfully. Other programs install fine as well.

Any ideas?


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Fig 1:  http://i109. Photobucket.com/albums/n65/nrg800/langbar.jpg
Fig 2: http://i109. Photobucket.com/albums/n65/nrg800/example-1.jpg


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