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How to Make IE8 the Default Browser in Windows

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How to Make IE8 the Default Browser in Windows

(Photo © Scott Orgera)

Within the Default web browser section, you should now see a message stating "Internet Explorer is the default web browser." You should also notice that the Make default button is now grayed out and unavailable.

IE8 is now your default browser. Click OK to return to your main browser window.

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