How to launch Internet Explorer in Windows 10

Microsoft has observed the significant decrease in use of Internet Explorer and so to meet the today internet needs it developed the next generation browser called as Edge and it is the default browser in Windows 10 OS, but if you would prefer to use Internet Explorer as the default one, then here we are going to show you how to open the Internet Explorer browser in Windows 10 and learn how to pin it to your Taskbar or Start menu for quick access and how to set it as the default browser.

How to launch Internet Explorer in Windows 10

  • Open taskbar search in Windows 10 and type Internet Explorer and you will find it appearing in the results.
  • Click on it ans this will launch Internet explorer.

Pin Internet Explorer icon to Windows 10 start or taskbar

Right click on Start search result and select Pin to start or Pin to taskbar option and the IE icon will be pinned either to start or taskbar according to your preference.

How to set IE as default browser in Windows 10

If you use Internet Explorer frequently, then you can set it as the default browser on your Windows 10 system and here is how you can do it. Launch Internet Explorer > Programs tab > Internet Programs > Set programs and this will open Control panel. Here you can set the Internet Explorer as the default browser on your PC under the Set your default programs applet.

This is how to launch, pin and set the Internet Explorer as the default browser in Windows 10.

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