Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Is it safe to use IE9 when windows update are installing?

08 Feb 2013   #1
Lemon Tree

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Is it safe to use IE9 when windows update are installing?

Hiya, I was wondering is it safe or risk free to browse online with IE9 while I started installing windows update manually rather than through auto updates. Many thanks in advance.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Feb 2013   #2
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

I hope so since I do it all the time.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Feb 2013   #3

Windows 8 Pro x64 - Windows 7 Professional x64

It's okay, because windows temporarily installs update to a temporary files, and applied while reboot. CMIIW.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Is it safe to use IE9 when windows update are installing?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Update Safe Mode Fix?
I'm posting my experience to get feedback on what likely happened and why, to understand it. Trying to get to the point, after a reboot my Firefox 29.0.1 browser will normally hang a few minutes after opening to the point of a "Program not responding" alert and requires it to be closed,...
Windows Updates & Activation
Windows Update wants to update after installing 15.49_nforce_winvista_
Windows 7 showed a notification that there was a problem in the Action Center. It said that there was a driver update and prompted me to download "15.49_nforce_winvista_win7_64bit_international_whql Now immediately after installing Windows Update wants to update my display driver and four other...
Installation & Setup
Windows Update hung at installing update 1 of 1
Windows Update launched when I shut my computer down last night and was still at same screen after running all night. I shut computer off and on and still at same screen after 2 hours. Now what?
Windows Updates & Activation
please help installing windows 7 from safe mode.
Ok so I think one of my buddies messed up my windows vista cuz it will not boot windows anymore it goes to launch repair windows or launch windows normally. I tried launching repair but nothing happens same with launch windows normally. So I got a windows 7 install cd and I pressed f8 and windows...
Installation & Setup
safe mode n windows update
i can use my window update when normal start ..but why i cant use my window update while in safe mode?i even cant see any word saying windows updated in control panel?already use troubleshooting features but still not working.why?n is it possible for me to play winamp while in safe mode?
Windows Updates & Activation
Is it safe to download drivers from Windows Update?
I remember in Vista almost everyone said not to download drivers from Microsoft Update. But is it now safe in Windows 7? I think it is because I had downloaded a driver from HP and it caused problems. I downloaded a driver from the manufacturer website. It still caused problems. I tried it...
Windows Updates & Activation

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:15.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App