Remove IE8 and Return to IE7 on XP

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If you wish to Uninstall Internet Explorer 8 and return to Internet Explorer 7, Microsoft HAS supplied an uninstall program to help. Just follow the steps below:
Steps to Remove IE8 on Windows XP

  • Click on the Start button and choose Run.
  • Next, type the following line into the Run box, exactly as shown:
  • %windir%\ie8\spuninst\spuninst.exe

  • Press Enter and follow the prompts.
  • When it is done uninstalling, REBOOT your computer.