Try the following for IE8 that your using
The "Show Pictures" setting may have been turned off in Internet Explorer.
1. Solution: In Internet Explorer's Tools menu, click Internet Options, then click the Advanced tab. Make sure the Show Pictures check box is selected under Multimedia, and click OK.
Your Internet Explorer security settings maybe set too high, preventing you from accessing the web site which hosts the image.
2. Solution: Reset to the default security settings. In Internet Explorer, click on Tools -> Internet Options -> Security -> Default Level.
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