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  • I am having too many problems navigating on windows explorer 9 and want to revert back to explorer 7
    Thursday, October 6, 2011 6:50 PM


  • Please read and follow carefully:
    "Is Internet Explorer slow? 5 things to try"

    To uninstall Internet Explorer 9

    The following instructions apply to both Windows 7 and Windows Vista.

    1. Click the Start button, type Programs and Features in the search box, and then click View installed updates in the left pane.

    2. Under Uninstall an update, scroll down to the Microsoft Windows section.

    3. Right-click Windows Internet Explorer 9, click Uninstall, and then, when prompted, click Yes.

    4. Click one of the following:

         Restart now (to finish the process of uninstalling Internet Explorer 9, and restore the previous version of Internet Explorer).

         Restart later (to wait until you shut down or restart your computer).

    After you uninstall Internet Explorer 9, the previously installed version of Internet Explorer will be available on your computer. It is not necessary to reinstall.

    See: "How do I install or uninstall Internet Explorer 9?".


    Vincenzo Di Russo
    Microsoft® MVP Windows Internet Explorer, Windows & Security Expert - since 2003.
    Moderator in the Microsoft Answers and TechNet Forums
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    • Proposed as answer by Juke Chou Wednesday, October 26, 2011 3:28 AM
    • Marked as answer by Miya Yao Friday, November 4, 2011 7:58 AM
    Friday, October 7, 2011 5:29 AM