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Re: No IE8 in my Windows 7

Discussion in 'Internet Explorer' started by PA Bear [MS MVP], Feb 3, 2010.

  1. PA Bear [MS MVP]

    PA Bear [MS MVP] Flightless Bird

    I see you've got other problems, Brummie:
    http://groups.google.com/group/micr...er.general/browse_frm/thread/35c36f3bc2df4991


    PA Bear [MS MVP] wrote:
    > You hijacked someone else's thread. Please state your full Windows
    > version
    > (e.g., WinXP SP3; WinXP 64-bit SP2; Vista SP1; Vista 64-bit SP2; Win7;
    > Win7
    > 64-bit) for further assistance.
    >
    >
    > Brummie wrote:
    >> I've put it back by doing the reverse of before. If I click Start,
    >> Internet
    >> Explorer, the hour glass comes on for a few seconds and then vanishes.
    >> IE
    >> will not open. What about if I just re-insert the disk for IE7 that I
    >> got
    >> from my Computer Manufacturer.
    >>
    >> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>
    >>> Hi,
    >>>
    >>> As Robear has stated.
    >>>
    >>> So to turn IE8 back on (I have not done this myself for fear of losing
    >>> IE8)
    >>>
    >>> Start>Control Panel Items>Programs and Features
    >>> Click "Turn Windows features on or off"
    >>> check "Internet Explorer 8" from the list...
    >>>
    >>> (mmm that's going to make life difficult for v9 when/if it comes along)
    >>>
    >>> Unfortunately a web search does not return any results for instructions
    >>> for
    >>> turning it back on...
    >>>
    >>> Post back if that does not turn it back on.
    >>>
    >>> Regards.
    >>>
    >>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>> news:FAF01490-F29F-4532-B4C3-A98C345BD0D4@microsoft.com...
    >>>> Start, Control Panel, Programes, Turn Windows Feature Off/On, uncheck
    >>>> IE
    >>>> box
    >>>> etc
    >>>>
    >>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>>>
    >>>>> How did you Uninstall yours?
    >>>>>
    >>>>>
    >>>>>
    >>>>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>>>> news:79FECED7-44A3-45B2-87D2-A976CE321DC7@microsoft.com...
    >>>>>> I uninstalled mine because it would not open and now as Kasi states,
    >>>>>> I
    >>>>>> can't
    >>>>>> find anywhere to install it from.
    >>>>>>
    >>>>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>>>>>
    >>>>>>> Hi,
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> Search for Internet Explorer not IE8.
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> Regards.
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> "Kasi" <Kasi@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>>>>>> news:FA8C7D9C-1A6E-44EC-B435-4E61745517C1@microsoft.com...
    >>>>>>>> There is no IE8 in my Windows version. No icon in the taskbar. I
    >>>>>>>> have
    >>>>>>>> tried
    >>>>>>>> Start/Search Programs. Nothing.
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> Microsoft.com won't let me download the Windows 7 version --
    >>>>>>>> because
    >>>>>>>> "Windows 7 comes with IE8, so no download is necessary".
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> Can anyone tell me where to download it?
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> Thank you!!
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> Karsten
     
  2. Brummie

    Brummie Flightless Bird

    I've just cracked it thanks (well not me but someone on here. ) It was my
    Security Centre. I've uninstalled it and IE popped straight back up. Thanks
    everyone for all your help and advice. Cheers.


    "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:

    > I see you've got other problems, Brummie:
    > http://groups.google.com/group/micr...er.general/browse_frm/thread/35c36f3bc2df4991
    >
    >
    > PA Bear [MS MVP] wrote:
    > > You hijacked someone else's thread. Please state your full Windows
    > > version
    > > (e.g., WinXP SP3; WinXP 64-bit SP2; Vista SP1; Vista 64-bit SP2; Win7;
    > > Win7
    > > 64-bit) for further assistance.
    > >
    > >
    > > Brummie wrote:
    > >> I've put it back by doing the reverse of before. If I click Start,
    > >> Internet
    > >> Explorer, the hour glass comes on for a few seconds and then vanishes.
    > >> IE
    > >> will not open. What about if I just re-insert the disk for IE7 that I
    > >> got
    > >> from my Computer Manufacturer.
    > >>
    > >> "rob^_^" wrote:
    > >>
    > >>> Hi,
    > >>>
    > >>> As Robear has stated.
    > >>>
    > >>> So to turn IE8 back on (I have not done this myself for fear of losing
    > >>> IE8)
    > >>>
    > >>> Start>Control Panel Items>Programs and Features
    > >>> Click "Turn Windows features on or off"
    > >>> check "Internet Explorer 8" from the list...
    > >>>
    > >>> (mmm that's going to make life difficult for v9 when/if it comes along)
    > >>>
    > >>> Unfortunately a web search does not return any results for instructions
    > >>> for
    > >>> turning it back on...
    > >>>
    > >>> Post back if that does not turn it back on.
    > >>>
    > >>> Regards.
    > >>>
    > >>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > >>> news:FAF01490-F29F-4532-B4C3-A98C345BD0D4@microsoft.com...
    > >>>> Start, Control Panel, Programes, Turn Windows Feature Off/On, uncheck
    > >>>> IE
    > >>>> box
    > >>>> etc
    > >>>>
    > >>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    > >>>>
    > >>>>> How did you Uninstall yours?
    > >>>>>
    > >>>>>
    > >>>>>
    > >>>>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > >>>>> news:79FECED7-44A3-45B2-87D2-A976CE321DC7@microsoft.com...
    > >>>>>> I uninstalled mine because it would not open and now as Kasi states,
    > >>>>>> I
    > >>>>>> can't
    > >>>>>> find anywhere to install it from.
    > >>>>>>
    > >>>>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    > >>>>>>
    > >>>>>>> Hi,
    > >>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>> Search for Internet Explorer not IE8.
    > >>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>> Regards.
    > >>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>> "Kasi" <Kasi@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > >>>>>>> news:FA8C7D9C-1A6E-44EC-B435-4E61745517C1@microsoft.com...
    > >>>>>>>> There is no IE8 in my Windows version. No icon in the taskbar. I
    > >>>>>>>> have
    > >>>>>>>> tried
    > >>>>>>>> Start/Search Programs. Nothing.
    > >>>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>>> Microsoft.com won't let me download the Windows 7 version --
    > >>>>>>>> because
    > >>>>>>>> "Windows 7 comes with IE8, so no download is necessary".
    > >>>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>>> Can anyone tell me where to download it?
    > >>>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>>> Thank you!!
    > >>>>>>>>
    > >>>>>>>> Karsten

    >
    > .
    >
     
  3. PA Bear [MS MVP]

    PA Bear [MS MVP] Flightless Bird

    So now you're running without an anti-virus application installed? Bad
    idea. See my reply to your other thread.

    Brummie wrote:
    > I've just cracked it thanks (well not me but someone on here. ) It was my
    > Security Centre. I've uninstalled it and IE popped straight back up.
    > Thanks everyone for all your help and advice. Cheers.
    >
    >
    > "PA Bear [MS MVP]" wrote:
    >
    >> I see you've got other problems, Brummie:
    >> http://groups.google.com/group/micr...er.general/browse_frm/thread/35c36f3bc2df4991
    >>
    >>
    >> PA Bear [MS MVP] wrote:
    >>> You hijacked someone else's thread. Please state your full Windows
    >>> version
    >>> (e.g., WinXP SP3; WinXP 64-bit SP2; Vista SP1; Vista 64-bit SP2; Win7;
    >>> Win7
    >>> 64-bit) for further assistance.
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> Brummie wrote:
    >>>> I've put it back by doing the reverse of before. If I click Start,
    >>>> Internet
    >>>> Explorer, the hour glass comes on for a few seconds and then vanishes.
    >>>> IE
    >>>> will not open. What about if I just re-insert the disk for IE7 that I
    >>>> got
    >>>> from my Computer Manufacturer.
    >>>>
    >>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>>>
    >>>>> Hi,
    >>>>>
    >>>>> As Robear has stated.
    >>>>>
    >>>>> So to turn IE8 back on (I have not done this myself for fear of losing
    >>>>> IE8)
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Start>Control Panel Items>Programs and Features
    >>>>> Click "Turn Windows features on or off"
    >>>>> check "Internet Explorer 8" from the list...
    >>>>>
    >>>>> (mmm that's going to make life difficult for v9 when/if it comes
    >>>>> along)
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Unfortunately a web search does not return any results for
    >>>>> instructions
    >>>>> for
    >>>>> turning it back on...
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Post back if that does not turn it back on.
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Regards.
    >>>>>
    >>>>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>>>> news:FAF01490-F29F-4532-B4C3-A98C345BD0D4@microsoft.com...
    >>>>>> Start, Control Panel, Programes, Turn Windows Feature Off/On, uncheck
    >>>>>> IE
    >>>>>> box
    >>>>>> etc
    >>>>>>
    >>>>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>>>>>
    >>>>>>> How did you Uninstall yours?
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>
    >>>>>>> "Brummie" <Brummie@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>>>>>> news:79FECED7-44A3-45B2-87D2-A976CE321DC7@microsoft.com...
    >>>>>>>> I uninstalled mine because it would not open and now as Kasi
    >>>>>>>> states,
    >>>>>>>> I
    >>>>>>>> can't
    >>>>>>>> find anywhere to install it from.
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>> "rob^_^" wrote:
    >>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> Hi,
    >>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> Search for Internet Explorer not IE8.
    >>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> Regards.
    >>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>> "Kasi" <Kasi@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >>>>>>>>> news:FA8C7D9C-1A6E-44EC-B435-4E61745517C1@microsoft.com...
    >>>>>>>>>> There is no IE8 in my Windows version. No icon in the taskbar. I
    >>>>>>>>>> have
    >>>>>>>>>> tried
    >>>>>>>>>> Start/Search Programs. Nothing.
    >>>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>>> Microsoft.com won't let me download the Windows 7 version --
    >>>>>>>>>> because
    >>>>>>>>>> "Windows 7 comes with IE8, so no download is necessary".
    >>>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>>> Can anyone tell me where to download it?
    >>>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>>> Thank you!!
    >>>>>>>>>>
    >>>>>>>>>> Karsten

    >>
    >> .
     

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