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Windows 7: How to remove IE 8?

13 May 2009   #1

How to remove IE 8?

I "removed" it from windows but hte files are still on my HDD.

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13 May 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

How did you "remove" it? Thru the Turn Windows Features On and Off? That doesn't really "remove" it, more like just disables it.
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29 Oct 2009   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate

How can I completely remove IE 8. I disabled it as you stated above but I want it completely off my system. Please help
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29 Oct 2009   #4

Windows 7 Professional (x64)

Microsoft makes it very difficult to remove their products like IE, Windows Firewall/Defender, etc. Might as well just disable them and be happy because it always causes problems somehow when you really do remove them. Plus, some website will only run with IE like Windows Update.
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