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Windows 7: IE security updates

15 Mar 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit.
IE security updates

Are Internet explorer security updates from Windows Update necessary if I'm using another browser ? I would think not but, Windows Update keeps maintaining the security updates for it which can be sizable.

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15 Mar 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Welcome to Seven Forums lee299.
I would install the IE updates, and do. Many OS components and other software, such as Security programs use IE to update themselves without opening a browser window.
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