IE8 cant install message

  bigboab y 09:52 27 Apr 2010

I downloaded IE8 but when I "run" it ,I get a message saying "cant install IE8 on this operating system" I have a genuine copy of XP PRO (sp2)... why no install ??

  gengiscant 10:56 27 Apr 2010

This may here

  bigboab y 14:10 27 Apr 2010

thanks for your reply gengis I tried that website but the SP 2 upgrade didnt work.
I went on to Youtube and downloaded IE8 from there... and it worked a strange is that? Anyhoo,thanks for your help

  T I M B O 14:18 27 Apr 2010

Never heard of downloading IE 8 from Youtube.

IE 8 >> click here

  northumbria61 14:40 27 Apr 2010

You should get your genuine downloads from - especially Internet Explorer 8

click here

  T I M B O 14:44 27 Apr 2010

I agree 100% northumbria61, thats why i posted the correct link lol

  northumbria61 14:45 27 Apr 2010

"I went on to YouTube and downloaded IE8 from there... and it worked a treat"

Well I am pleased for you - but You Tube for IE8 - that is certainly a new one on me and probably many others !

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