Cannot install a web browser

  Zebrapec 14:42 09 Aug 10
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Hi, I have just done a destructive wipe of a hard drive, due to problems too numerous to go into. The re-install has gone well and win. vista is back on up and running, with 88 of 90 win up-dates installing. What is missing, though is a web browser, so when I got a choice to choose from I tried installing: Google chrome, then Firefox, and lastly explorer 8, all failed to installed, so can someone help please, as I cannot install a anti-virus programm also.
Anyone help please?

  birdface 14:45 09 Aug 10

Use MSE.

click here

  Zebrapec 14:51 09 Aug 10

Ok buteman, that gets me a anti-virus, thanks, but I still need a web browser, any help on this please?

  tullie 14:56 09 Aug 10

Internet Explorer installs as part of windows.

  birdface 14:56 09 Aug 10

I dont suppose you can download this.

click here

  birdface 14:57 09 Aug 10

Can you get into Control Panel.
Internet Options.programs and make sure Internet explorer is the default web browser.

  Zebrapec 15:13 09 Aug 10

That's it buteman, thanks, it had 'the TechGuys' in the window, changed it, and it seems okay, thanks alot, great!

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