MS Internet Explorer 8 Instructions

Note:  You must restart your computer after installing IE8.  

If you are prompted to install IE8 or you can go to http://www.microsoft.com/windows/internet-explorer/default.aspx to download and install

When ready to install close you browser.and start the install:

  1. Check the "I do not want to participate right now" then click on "Next"
  2. Click on the "Accept License Agreement" then click on "Next"
  3. Click in the "Install Updates Now" then click on "Next" 
  4. Click on "Restart Now"
  5. After the restart open Internet Explorer.(you will only need to do the following steps the first time)
  6. Click on "Next"
  7. Select "No, don't turn on Suggested Sites" then click on "Next"
  8. When asked select "Choose Custom Setings" keep your current search provider
  9. When asked select "No" on on "Search for Provider Updates"
  10. "Keep my Current Accelerators" and click on "Next"
  11. Turn on Smartscreen filter then click on "Next"
  12. Select "Yes I want to use Compatibility Settings" then click on "Finish"