How To upgrade to Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP

How to upgrade from Internet Explorer 7 to Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP


1)      Open the following link in Internet Explorer 7:

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=123814

2)      When the page comes up click the Download button (circled in red).


3)      A confirmation dialog will pop up. Click the ‘Run’ button (circled in red).



4)      When the download is complete another dialog will pop up. Click the ‘Run’ button (circled in red).


5)      During the installation a series of dialogs will appear which require you to make a choice and then click ‘Next’. You can choose different options but below are the suggested responses.



6)      Installation is complete after your PC is restarted.


Article ID: 53, Created On: 10/11/2011, Modified: 10/11/2011