How to Remove Internet Explorer 9, Step By Step Guide
Internet Explorer 9 was the latest released browser version by Microsoft, if you installed Internet Explorer 9 in your computer, the existing version of Internet Explorer will be replaced and the default browser goes to Internet Explorer 9. Since Internet Explorer 9 interface is quite different from the previous version, and there are still a few bugs in this browser that users might experience, if you give up using Internet Explorer 9 and want to revert back IE8 or other previous version of IE, you’ll need to uninstall it from your computer.
You might notice that Internet Explorer 9 is a bit different from regular programs, it will not be displayed it the add/remove program list. You need to uninstall it through Installed Updates list. Here is the step by step guide for you to uninstall Internet Explorer 9.
- Close all the running program
- Click Start menu , and then select Control Panel.
- Under the Programs category, select Uninstall a Program
- In the Tasks pane, click View installed updates.
- In the list of installed updates, scroll down to the Microsoft Windows section and you’ll see Internet Explorer 9.
- Double Click Windows Internet Explorer 9, click Yes in the prompt dialog window. (Note: This action required you to perform as administrator, otherwise you will be asked for administrator password)
- Follow the on-screens instructions to uninstall Internet Explorer 9.
- Restart your computer when it finished.
After you restart your computer, Internet Explorer 9 will be uninstalled successfully and the previous version of Internet Explorer will be back. You can open your Internet Explorer. Go to Help menu, click About Internet Explorer to confirm the current version of Internet Explorer
Keep in mind that the above method does not 100% guarantee to work on every computer. If you computer installed multiple types of web browser, or you install Internet Explorer 9 beta version before, you may encounter errors that interfere the removal of Internet Explorer 9. In such situation, you need to rely on special designed uninstaller program, and we highly recommended Max Uninstaller to help you get this job done. Max Uninstaller is powerfully software that forcibly remove any stubborn application/program/software and all the related trace completely. If you have difficulty in removing any program, Max Uninstaller is your ultimate solution.
Remove Internet Explorer 9 by using Max Uninstaller.
Please click the button to download Max Uninstaller first
Step 1: Double click Max Uninstaller icon and follow the instruction to install it in your computer.
Step 2: Launch Max Uninstaller, check Internet Explorer 9 on the right hand list. Press “Run Analysis”
Step 3: Max Uninstaller will review uninstall program files and associated registry entries. Click Complete Uninstall to start the program uninstall process.
Step 4: Click Yes to start Internet Explorer 9 uninstall.
Step 5: Wait for the standard Internet Explorer 9 uninstall completed. Click Scan Leftovers.
Step 6: Max Uninstaller will conduct a full scan on your computer for a few minutes. When it finish scanning, click Delete Leftovers to thoroughly remove Internet Explorer 9 and remove its leftovers.
Step7: Max Uninstaller has now fully uninstall Internet Explorer 9 and deleted all the related files and extensions.
Click OK to finish and now Internet Explorer 9 is totally uninstalled and removed from your PC.