Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 2020
  • Last Modified:

cannot find Internet explorer in windows 7 ultimate 64 bit

Hi I have windows 7 ultimate 64 bit OS , I cannot find internet explorer on the system .
before it was there but no suddenly disappeared
please advice
0
sanjeevkmrs
Asked:
sanjeevkmrs
1 Solution
 
Tej Pratap Shukla ~DexterCommented:
Hey there
Goto start and navigate to run . Alternative press windows key + R and then type "iexplore.exe" that should work if it shows error navigate to C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer if you don't find "iexplore.exe"  there then you need to download it from Microsoft website and install.

Hope it solves your query

Thanks
~Dex
0
 
NARANTHIRANCommented:
Check Where it's be installed .

Go To Control Panel ---->Programs and Features ------>Click on windows features on or off
and navigate to the internet explorer menu and check box is marked.

If its not marked mark a tick and click apply ok.
it will install internet explore..
0
 
Sam Simon NasserCommented:
check your windows version!
there are versions of windows  7 marked with:
N (like Windows 7 Ultimate N), it means that this version of windows COME WITHOUT MEDIA PLAYER
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/products/what-is-windows-7-n-edition

E (like Windows 7 Ultimate E), it means that this version of windows COME WITHOUT INTERNET EXPLORER
http://www.cnet.com/news/windows-7-e-your-questions-answered/
I'm in Europe. What version of Windows will I get?

You'll get Windows 7 E: Windows 7 but without Internet Explorer.

Why no IE?

Microsoft has dropped IE from the OS in response to regulators' concerns over Microsoft's monopoly in the Web browser market. To make things more confusing, there's also a version called Windows 7 N that doesn't include Windows Media Player, for similar reasons. Apart from the missing programs, 7 E and 7 N are identical to the Windows 7 shipped to the rest of the world.


if you believe that you have the standard full edition, follow the steps by @naranthiran to check if it's installed or removed. try also going to MS explorer site and download the latest version of IE.
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/download-ie
0
Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 
nobusCommented:
it can be an update that removed it :  http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/ie/ff606439.aspx

maybe you have a browser selection shortcut on your desktop ?   if so - use that
0
 
Darr247Commented:
What version of IE did you have?

The 64-bit pieces of IE10 should be in C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer
The 32-bit pieces of IE10 should be in C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer
0
 
sanjeevkmrsAuthor Commented:
thanks
0

Featured Post

Vote for the Most Valuable Expert

It’s time to recognize experts that go above and beyond with helpful solutions and engagement on site. Choose from the top experts in the Hall of Fame or on the right rail of your favorite topic page. Look for the blue “Nominate” button on their profile to vote.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now