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Internet Reinstall Internet Explorer - is that possible?


Always a part of Windows: Internet Explorer. But it was replaced by Microsoft Edge with Windows 10. However, it has not completely disappeared and the browser is still used by many people. If you have problems with the Explorer and would like to reinstall it, you can find out everything you need to consider here from us.

Windows 10: Reset Internet Explorer

For Windows 10 there is no longer an available download for Internet Explorer. This is because Internet Explorer cannot actually be uninstalled on Windows 10, it can only be deactivated. So if you have problems with the browser, Windows 10 offers you the option to reset it.

You should try exporting your Internet Explorer favorites first so that your data is not lost. Then we will explain here how to deactivate the browser. Follow these instructions and undo the last step to reset Internet Explorer. This process is a kind of hard reset, which deletes all settings, options and add-ons.

Windows 8.1 and older: Reinstall Internet Explorer

  1. In the search bar below, enter "Control panel"and press [Enter].
  2. Under "Programs" click on "Uninstall programs".
  3. Select Internet Explorer from the list of programs, do one Right click on it and select the entry "Uninstall".
  4. After successful deinstallation, open this link: www.microsoft.com/download/internet-explorer and select the correct one Download for their operating system.
  5. Then follow the instructions of the Installation wizard.

Note: The Internet Explorer 11 is from Windows 8 not supported, so choose Internet Explorer 10 or an older version.