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#1 qqqqqqqqqqqqqqqq

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Posted 14 May 2007 - 08:52 PM

I just want to rid myself of Internet Explorer.. HOW??

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Posted 14 May 2007 - 09:12 PM

Since IE is so interwoven into your OS you can't really remove it, without major operability issues. Just don't use it. I have OE on my machine for XP updates and MS website browsing and sites that won't render on any other browser. Other than that, I use an alternate browser or three and just ignore IE. I don't even have a desktop icon for IE.

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Posted 14 May 2007 - 09:42 PM

Download FireFox and use the IE Tab extension. you cannot get rid of IE but this way you can avoid using it as much as possible

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Posted 14 May 2007 - 11:43 PM

IE Tab information and download Here.
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Reflect, repent, and reboot.
Order shall return.

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Posted 15 May 2007 - 03:11 PM

If you just want it out of sight go to start, control panel, add/remove programs, windows components, and uncheck ie and click next and go through the wizard and it will be gone, for the most part.




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