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Windows 7: IE8 download for Windows 7

20 Jun 2011   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Glad to help ,IE9 is a program so where do you go to uninstall it the same place every other program is, that's where I went first ,must confuse nearly everybody.

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20 Jun 2011   #22

Windows 7 Professional

If I uninstall ie9 then ie8 doesnt reappear.
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20 Jun 2011   #23

Windows 7 Home 64bit

Follow the instructions from STVE on the previous page. They worked for me. I could not uninstall the program - I had to uninstall the IE9 update. Upon restart - IE8 reloads.
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21 Jun 2011   #24

Windows 7 Professional

Thats what I did but on restarting there is no ie8. And now I cant find an ie8 that will install on windows 7
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21 Jun 2011   #25

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Hello dturnbull and welcome to Seven Forums.

IE8 is the default browser for Windows 7 except for some versions sold in Europe. Users have to select their browser of choice. Are you by chance running a Eurpean version of Windows 7?

Windows 7 to be shipped in Europe without Internet Explorer

If your Windows 7 originally came with IE8 try running a scan with System File Checker. It will scan the integrity of all protected Windows 7 system files and replace incorrect, corrupted, changed, or damaged versions with the correct versions if possible. If SFC finds any problems, run the scan 3-4 times as some files may not be fixed on the first or even second scan due to dependency issues.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
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21 Jun 2011   #26

Windows 7 Home 64bit

Do you not even have an Icon on the desktop for IE? or in the start menu, or all programs list?
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