-=PCTechTalk=- Re: FED UP WITH IE7

  • From: "Don Wilcox" <Dwilcox3@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 19:49:21 -0400

If you installed IE7 via Windows Update then uninstalling it will 
automatically revert your system to IE6.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dr. Benway" <benwaydr@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <pctechtalk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, August 03, 2007 11:32 AM
Subject: -=PCTechTalk=- Re: FED UP WITH IE7

> Hi Pat,
> I'll let the gurus take over on this one but as I
> understand it IE is integrated into M$'s
> [non]operating system (whatever version you have)
> making it both difficult and unwise for you to delete
> it. You can however stop it from being your default
> browser and use one of the many good alternatives. I
> actually use an old version of Maxthon which sits on
> top of the IE engine but is much easier and better to
> use for me. I like Opera as well but I use Maxthon
> because it is one less set of security updates I have
> to keep up with (ie. because it uses the explorer
> engine I just need the normal monthly security updates
> from microsoft.
> --- Patricia <rhekay@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I am so fed up with Internet Explorer 7  I want to
>> remove it
>> so far I went to Add/Remove and removed it...then I
>> deleted
>> all the shorcuts for it. I restarted my pc and I
>> already had downloaded
>> IE6 setup  but when I try to install it I get
>> Set up has detected a newer version of Internet
>> Explorer already installed
>> on this system.Setup cannot continue
>> I refuse to use IE7 anymore.

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