Posts Tagged ‘uninstall internet explorer’

Uninstall Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9 Completely

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Here’s a useful trick that might come in handy if you need to uninstall and reinstall IE9 …

Windows users who have installed Internet Explorer 9 recently on one of the supported versions of Windows, may at one point decide to uninstall Internet Explorer 9 again. A common reason for uninstalling the browser at a later time is if it is acting up and troubleshooting the issue did not resolve it.

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Can You Remove Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7?

Monday, April 11th, 2011

IE8 gave me a whole lot of troubles when I was installing Windows 7; specifically, it was taking me forever to download Windows updates via IE8. Updating to IE9 solved the problem immediately.

The topic came up recently on our How To Uninstall Windows Internet Explorer 9 guide: Is it possible to remove or uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7? The short answer is no, it is not. At least not if you mean to completely remove the web browser from the operating system. Internet Explorer 8 ships with Windows 7 and is an integral part of the operating system. Well, that in itself is not entirely true as well as Windows 7 E editions that are sold in the European Union ship without Internet Explorer 8 enabled. The browser is still there though.

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How to Uninstall Windows Internet Explorer 9

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Here’s one more IE9 article … just in case you installed the beta version and didn’t like it.

The question came up if the installation of Internet Explorer 9 affects another version of Internet Explorer on the operating system. The answer to that question was yes: Internet Explorer 9 replaces an older version of Internet Explorer during installation.

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