How to Reinstall Internet Explorer® When You Migrate from Windows® XP to Windows® 7
Internet Browser: Internet Explorer
STEP 1: Click on 'Internet Explorer File' and move on 'Import and Export'.
STEP 2: Select 'Export to a file' and click on 'Next'.
STEP 3: Click on 'Favorites' and then click on 'Next'. Select 'Favorites' and then click on 'Next'. The 'Favorites' folder will be selected, click on 'Next'.
STEP 4: By default a file named 'Bookmark.htm' will be created, and the location of the file will be 'My Documents'.
STEP 5: Click on 'Export' and then click on 'Finish'.
STEP 6: Copy the 'Bookmark.htm' file to an external hard drive.
STEP 7: Do a clean installation of Windows 7 on your system.
STEP 8: Internet Explorer can be downloaded for free from its website. Now download and install the AOL 9.0VR with the help of installation wizard.
STEP 9: Now, if you want to import the backup do the reverse of export as: Click on 'File', move to 'Import and Export'. Select 'Import from a file'. Click 'Next'.
STEP 10: Select the options you want to import, click on 'Next'. The file 'Bookmark.htm' will be visible in the location from where the import has to be done. Click on 'Import' and then 'Finish'.
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For migrating from Windows XP — which is on close to 70% of desktops today — to Windows 7, consumers will require a clean install of the new operating system. Users will need to re-install their popular browsers like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Internet Explorer, Netscape and others and potentially lose the bookmarks and history of their favorite places on the Internet.
Keep using the browser that you are familiar with and migrate your bookmarks and history of your favorite places on the Internet. Follow these easy steps to re-install Internet Explorer and migrate your bookmarks and favorites when you upgrade to Windows 7.