Sunday, May 29, 2011


How to Uninstall Internet Explorer 9

Windows Internet Explorer 9 (abbreviated as IE9) is the recent version of the Internet Explorer web browser from Microsoft. It was released to the public on March 14, 2011 at 21:00 PDT.

Internet Explorer 9 supports several CSS 3 properties, embedded ICC v2 or v4 color profiles support via Windows Color System, and has improved JavaScript performance.

It also features hardware-accelerated graphics rendering using Direct2D, hardware-accelerated text rendering using DirectWrite, hardware-accelerated video rendering using Media Foundation, imaging support provided by Windows Imaging Component, and high fidelity printing powered by the XPS print pipeline.

Internet Explorer 9 also supports the HTML5 video and audio tags and the Web Open Font Format. Microsoft has released Internet Explorer 9 as a major out-of-band version that is not tied to the release schedule of any particular version of Windows, unlike previous versions.

The system requirements for Internet Explorer 9 are Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2 or Windows Server 2008 SP2 with the Platform Update.

Windows XP and earlier are not supported. Internet Explorer 9 is the last version of Internet Explorer to be supported on Windows Vista; Internet Explorer 10 will only be supported on Windows 7 and later. Both 32-bit and 64-bit builds are available.

If you have installed Internet Explorer 9 and if you are not satisfied with the product, you can very well Uninstall It. Incase if you cant find Internet Explorer 9 installed in the Add Or Remove Programs, here are the steps to Un Install It.

In some circumstances you may need to uninstall Internet Explorer 9 to get back to a previous version, however, when they try to uninstall IE9 through add/remove programs, IE9 is not in the installed programs list. Internet Explorer 9 is listed under Installed Updates. To uninstall IE9 use the following steps.

  • Close all programs.
  • Click Start, and then click Control Panel. (alternatively you can click on Computer and choose “Uninstall Or Change A Program” as shown in the below screen shot, and directly skip to 4th Point.

How to Uninstall Internet Explorer 9

  • Click Uninstall a Program under the Programs category
  • In the Tasks pane, click View installed updates.
  • In the list of installed updates, double-click Windows Internet Explorer 9.
  • In the Uninstall an update dialog box, click Yes.
    Note If you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type the password, or click Continue.
  • Follow the instructions to uninstall Internet Explorer 9.
  • When the uninstall program is finished, restart your computer.
  • After you restart your computer, open Internet Explorer.
  • Click About Internet Explorer on the Help menu. If Internet Explorer 7 or 8 appears in the About Internet Explorer dialog box, then you have successfully completed the uninstall.

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Internet Explorer 9 Script Errors

Internet Explorer Stopped Working | Windows Is Checking For A Solution

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Why Can’t I View Some Websites In Internet Explorer 9

How To Fix When Internet Explorer Has Stopped Working

Move Internet Explorer 9 Favorites Sidebar To Left Side Of The Window

How To Enable Internet Explorer 9 Favorites Toolbar

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