Re: HOW TO INSTALL INTERNET EXPLORER FOR THE FIRST TIME
"Gordon" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> "Tinacherrygirl" <Tinacherrygirl@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
> message news:4AF1B9D4-DDEF-4701-AA25-232D76E24B64@microsoft.com...
>> My computer does not have internet explorer.It is an older computer. Can
>> someone tell me what to download, I don't seem to be able to get it.I
>> windows xp.
> Unless you have Windows 3.1 then you WILL have Internet Explorer. IE first
> came out with Windows 95 (AFAIR) so unless you have a REALLY REALLY old
> computer you have it.
IE was available for Windows 3.1 (IE version 2).
The original release of Windows 95 did not included Internet Explorer.
Version 1 of IE was part of Microsoft Plus, and bundled with some OEM
versions of Windows 95, but retail Windows 95 did not have IE included.
Windows 98 was the first Windows OS that had IE bundled in the retail
But as the OP states they have Windows XP, so they already have Internet