I want to go back to IE8

  mo66ie 05 Jul 11
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Hi I am running Vista Home Premium SP2 with IE9. The problem I have is that I want to go back to IE8 but I can't find IE in the list of programs in the programs and features list to uninstall it. What am I doing wrong? Regards Allan

  johndrew 05 Jul 11

Instructions for uninstalling IE8 link text Or there is the MS version which I think is less helpful link text

  onthelimit1 05 Jul 11

For uninstalling IE9 see link text

  buteman 05 Jul 11

Try Add remove.Turn Windows features on or off.Scroll down to IE9 and untick it.Then press Ok and wait for it to uninstall.

To be on the safe side make sure you have another browser that you can use in case it removes IE8 as well.

  T0SH 05 Jul 11

If IE9 updtate happened recently it may be easiest to use the windows system restore back to just before you installed it

Cheers HC

  Matt Egan 05 Jul 11

I happen to think this is pretty good advice (but I suppose I would):

How to uninstall Internet Explorer 9

  mo66ie 05 Jul 11

Thanks guys.

Just after I posted this I remembered that IE9 came down as an update so I un-installed the update. Reesult. Thanks again. Regards Allan

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