Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 3.5.1 for Windows:
Internet Explorer 8 is not supported by Virtuozzo 3.5.1 for Windows. It is prohibited to install it on the Hardware Node or inside containers. IE8 installed inside containers can lead to failure on container startup.
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0 for Windows:
Internet Explorer 8 is supported by Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.0 for Windows starting from the VZU400027 update. Internet Explorer 8 is installed on the host itself and upgrades all existing containers on first startup.
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.5 for Windows:
IE8 is supported by PVC 4.5 for both the Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 server platforms.
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 for Windows:
IE8 is supported by PVC 4.6 for the Windows 2003, Windows 2008, and Windows 2008 R2 server platforms.