Reinstall Internet Explorer 6 on Windows XP

Posted on January 8, 2009 by Daniel Petri in Windows Client OS with

How do I reinstall Internet Explorer 6.0 on my XP machine?

Sometimes you may want to reinstall IE 6.0 from your XP CD.

To do so follow these steps:

  1. Insert the Windows XP CD in your CD drive.
  2. Open Start / Run and type:

(in one long line. Just copy/paste the above entry)

  1. Press ENTER

You can also use the I386 folder from the CD, just copy it to your HD, but make sure you change the installation path to the new location.


IE 6.0 SP1

IE 6.0

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Download Internet Explorer Administration Kit (IEAK) 6 SP1 (2.55mb)