Instructions to Update Microsoft Internet Explorer
1: Connect to the Internet. Make sure you have an Internet connection available to update Internet Explorer.
2: Click on the “Start” button located on the bottom left of your computer screen.
3: Click on “All Programs” or you can hold the mouse pointer over it to open it, if you have Microsoft Windows XP.
4: Select “Windows Update”, which will be in the first (left side) pane of listed installed programs. You may have to then select “Check for Updates”. This opens the Microsoft Update page.
5: You will have the option to select either “Express” or “Custom” updates. It is recommended that you choose "Express" to get all of the high-priority updates available. Your computer will be scanned checking for all of the latest updates that are available.
6: Once the scan is complete, you will see a list with all of the possible (and recommended) Microsoft Windows updates. Make sure all of the Microsoft Internet Explorer updates are selected.
7: Click on “Install Updates” to download. You may have to select “Run” (or “Save” if you want to save a copy of them) to begin the process.
8: Once the Microsoft Windows updates have downloaded, follow the directions given to install them. You may have to restart your computer to complete the updates.