Reasons for uninstalling Internet Explorer® 8 from Windows® 7
Why would you need to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7?
Internet Explorer is a browser for accessing the Internet. There are many versions of Internet Explorer such as Internet Explorer 6, Internet Explorer 7, Internet Explorer 8 and Internet Explorer 9. Each version has its own features to offer better Internet access. Internet Explorer 8 offers safer, faster and easier Internet access. It also provides a good user interface. A person who does not have much technical knowledge can easily surf the web using Internet Explorer 8. But sometimes you will need to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from your system. Hard disk failure, system crash, viruses or spyware infections may result in its uninstallation. There are many methods available for uninstalling Internet Explorer 8 from your system. Some of them are given below.
Given below the methods to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7:
- Corrupt files
- Uninstall through Control Panel
- Uninstall through All Programs
With corrupt files, Internet Explorer 8 may not work in Windows 7. A system crash, hard disk failure, virus or spyware are the reasons for corrupt files for Internet Explorer 8. To get better performance of Internet Explorer 8, you need to uninstall it from your system and reinstall it.
Uninstall using Control Panel
In order to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7 you need to open Control Panel. To open Control Panel you need to press 'Start' button and select 'Control Panel'. There you will see many options. From these options you need to select the 'Add or Remove Programs' option and click 'Uninstall'.
A simple method that can be used to uninstall Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7 is to go to 'Start' and select 'All Programs'. Here you can see the name of all the programs installed on your system. Then you need to select 'Internet Explorer 8'. After selecting Internet Explorer 8, you will see many options on the right side. From those options you need to select the option to uninstall Internet Explorer 8.
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