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Where can I find Internet explorer 8 for Windows 7?

Posted on 2011-10-24
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Where can I stil find Internet Explorer 8 installation for Windows 7.  New laptop came preinstalled with Explorer 9
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It is not distributed with Windows 7 afaik.... to downgrade, go to Programs and Features, click on Show updates.... find Windows Internet Explorer 9, select it and uninstall. Should retro you back to IE8 which is distributed.
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Haven't seen that work very well.  What's the objection to IE9?
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"Haven't seen that work very well."


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