[ad]Dear Computer Lady,
Do i need to keep internet explorer on my computer to have other programs run, because it is not working and I dont know where I can get free download on internet explorer.
If you know where i can get free internet explorer and delete the bad one, I would appreciate your help with this.
Thank you, B.
It is a good idea to keep Internet Explorer on your computer, in fact, since it is part of Windows, it is actually very difficult to remove.
Instead of removing Internet Explorer, you can always just install additional web browsers on your computer. They will work side by side with no problems. On my computer, I always have at least 3 browsers running so that I can see the website I am currently working on in different browsers.
My favorite browser is Google Chrome at: www.google.com/chrome/
Another popular browser is Mozilla Firefox at: www.mozilla.org
Because Internet Explorer is part of Windows, it is hard to totally remove and re-install. I would be able to give you more information on how to try fixing it if I knew what exactly was not working.
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