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Old 05-31-2005, 04:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hi again guys.
Erm im using mozilla firefox now as i got alot of spyware from internet explorer. I have installed firefox and have made it the default program. I deleted internet explorer but with things like msn messenger it still uses explorer to check e-mails.......any ideas how to get rid of it completely???
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Old 05-31-2005, 04:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Just don't use it for your web browsing. As explained here IE is more then just a browser, removing it could have a detrimental impact on other applications that may require it.

http://kb.mozillazine.org/Uninstalli...ernet_Explorer

The most notable reason is that Microsoft requires IE for Windows updates. Sure you could try and hunt down the individual downloads yourself, but why bother?
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Old 05-31-2005, 11:22 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah i agree, my internet explorer kept messing up. So I decided to just stop using it. I use Mozilla Firefox. Even though sometimes it surpresses my plugins, but it's good.
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