Advice 1: How to install Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer is a program designed for viewing and processing data on the Internet. To install it on your personal computer, you must either purchase the installation disc or download the latest version from the Microsoft website.

To do this, go to the website and click the link "Download Internet Explorer". In the opened window, choose the language and installed on your computer operating system. As a rule, Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7. Older operating systems Internet Explorer does not support. When all preliminary matters are completed, in the next window, choose the location on your hard drive where you saved the installation program. Click on the "Save" and expected the end of injection of the browser. Its size is small, so the waiting time will not take more than 5 minutes.

To install Internet Explorer correctly, go to the folder with the downloaded distribution and find the file with the. EXE extension. If the operating system on a Windows XP computer, the file will be named IE8-WindowsXP-x86-ENU if Windows Vista then IE8-WindowsVista-x86-ENU. Run the installation by double-clicking.

In the window that appears, Microsoft will offer to participate in the program to improve the browser. You can choose any option – either accept or reject. Then the installation program prompts you to download the latest Windows update and check a previously installed version of Internet Explorer. If in the previous versions of the browser, when the user wants to install Internet Explorer on their own, had no opportunity to refuse the update check, starting with the 8-th version of this part of the installation process can be skipped. If the operating system have not been updated, it is better to take advantage of this opportunity, as Microsoft trying to protect users against computer viruses, releases updates to fix errors in the system.

After the stage check and download updates you will need to restart the computer. After reboot, you can launch Internet Explorer for the first time. Will appear the installation wizard, which will be implemented by the browser setting under requirements and user requests. You can choose either the default settings or adjust manually. It is preferable to choose a standard, because in the future it will be possible to make adjustments, picking them to suit your tastes and preferences. If the computer was previously installed Internet Explorer and the user has worked with it on the Internet, the new version will offer to automatically transfer all the settings.

Advice 2 : How to update internet explorer 8

Modern life cannot exist without using the Internet, which is impossible without browsers. Last, as with any other software, and improved from time to time and become more urgent after the upgrade.
How to update internet explorer 8
You will need
  • Skills of work with computer on user level, computer with Internet access.
Firm Microsoft has always paid great attention to network technologies, including Internet browser, the included in any version of Windows operating system. March 19, 2009, the company introduced a new version of Internet Explorer 8 (abbreviated IE8). This browser is no exception, and after some time becomes stale without updates. Often with the latest version of the updates fixed any bugs in the operation of the previous version or just add new functions.
Usually Windows is set up so that checks for existing update, the developer automatically, in accordance with its schedule. In this case, your browser needs to be updated.
If you have auto updates disabled, open Internet Explorer 8. In menu "tools" select "Windows update". The browser can offer you different options for updates. Select any suitable option that corresponds to all the most important and the last changes will be made.
Since the browser is integrated into the operating system, and updates its free – the best option is to update directly through the official site or server Microsoft.
Another option for updates may be offered to you when you visit the official website To do this in the search box write the query "update internet explorer 8". You will be found links to possible options and their description.
A more radical method, which should bow in case of updates when serious bugs or the inability to use previous versions of the updates is to reinstall the browser. For this purpose, by analogy with the preceding paragraph, download the installation file of the browser and start the installation. The antivirus program may warn you about changes on your computer, in the case of downloading the installation file from the official site, allow the installation. In the installation dialogs, you must put a tick in "allow updates".
It should be noted that the version of IE8 is not new, but Microsoft released IE9 and IE10. It makes sense to update your Internet Explorer to another, newer version. However, this feature is not available to all owners of the operating systems of the Windows family. IE9 is compatible with Vista and 7, and IE10 only with the latest version – Windows 7.
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