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Uninstall ie7 How to uninstall ie7? I'm trying to uninstall ie7 but windows doesn't allow me, what are the steps I should do to uninstall it? Thank you.

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  • nelsonmore Nov 05, 2008

    Vista

  • Lalit Varadpande
    Lalit Varadpande May 11, 2010

    what operating system do u use?


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Thank you for the clarifiaction it seems that you cannot uninstall IE in Vista, but you can disable it. If you go to the control panel, and double click on "default Programs" the last of four options will be "Set Program Accesses and Computer Defaults". Tell the User Account Control prompt to "continue", then click the radio-button by the "custom" option, and then hit the expand arrows to the far left, it'll take you to a bunch of options. the first is "Choose a default web browser". If you [i]un-check]/i] the box by Internet Explorer, you will pretty much only be able to access it through the "run" prompt, if at all, and no third-party programs will open links in IE.
hope it helps!

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  1. Close all programs.
  2. Click Start Collapse this image Expand this imagevistastartbutton.jpg, and then click Control Panel.
  3. Under Programs, click Uninstall a program.
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ok bye.............................

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http://www.soft32.com/download_997.html






May i also recommend Mozilla Firefox. This much easier and faster than any version of Internet Explorer. Get it here >>>>>






http://www.mozilla-europe.org/en/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=ppc&utm_campaign=firefox35&gclid=COPn16ve-5wCFd0B4woduRwAcA





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