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Old 05-31-2005, 03:38 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, 03:57 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.

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, 10:22 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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