Re: IE8 on Windows Server 2008 R2
[I don't think there's a Windows Server 2008 R2 "N Edition"]
You can remove access to IE8 in WinServer 2008 but you cannot uninstall it.
You can re-enable access to IE8 via Control Panel | Programs | Turn Windows
features on or off.
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> I have Windows Server 2008 R2 with IE8. I had to uninstall IE8
> (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/957700) due to incompatibility with some
> The un-installation went through fine. I want to re-install it (I prefer
> but looks like its not available anymore for R2) now but cannot find a
> version for Windows Server 2008 R2. Download page does have this platform
> listed but the downloaded binary associated with that link downloads
> Vista64 and when I try to install it I get a message saying "IE8 is not
> supported on this operating system". Any idea why this is happening?