1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Windows xp pro ie6 reinstall

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by borister, Jan 30, 2005.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. borister

    borister Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2004
    Messages:
    1
    During removal of Norton System Works the ie stopped responding.
    Tried all methods listed in Microsoft Q318378 and can not get it to work.
    Can not reinstall the XP with the existing disk since the operating system is newer then on the disk and computer will not reinstall. XP is updated with sp2
    I do not want to reformate the disk since a large number of programs will be lost
    Is there a way to reinstall the Internet Explorer?
     
  2. mobo

    mobo

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2003
    Messages:
    16,274
    * From the Start menu, select Search, select All Files and Folders.
    * Select More Advanced Options and place a checkmark beside Search Hidden Files and Folders option.
    * Ensure that Search System Folders and Search Subfolders are also checked.
    * In the All or Part of the File Name box, type ie.inf
    * In the Look In drop-down menu, select C: or the letter of the hard drive that contains the Windows folder.
    * Click the Search button.
    * In the search results pane, find the ie.inf file located in Windows\Inf folder.
    * Right click the ie.inf file and click Install on the context menu.
    * Reboot the computer when the file copy process is complete.

    If it asks you may need to insert the cdrom for some files.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/324921

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice