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By any chance did you attempt to resolve the problem by using System
Restore? <=JUST ASKING! DO NOT ATTEMPT USING SYSTEM RESTORE NOW!!!
How to uninstall or remove Internet Explorer 8
HOW TO solve IE8 installation problems
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~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Client - since 2002
> I should also mention that I've tried running the CMD to manually remove
> but that didn't help. I still get the same error when trying to reinstall
> (either manually or through WU).
> "mothermachine" wrote:
>> My new PC crashed (BSOD) in the middle of a Windows Update (IE8) and now
>> can't seem to run WU again to install it - it says "a newer version of IE
>> is on the system". It looks like the install was corrupted.
>> How can I fully remove this corrupted IE8 install and start the update