Jan 062012
download portable internet explorer ie8

If you need Internet Explorer portable version of Microsoft Internet Explorer your best bet is to download portable Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) to run Internet Explorer from a USB drive without any installation on Windows Computers.

Though you can download portable version of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, in  many cases, you may need to open a website on Internet Explorer because many websites are best viewed only in Internet Explorer browser or are compatible only with Internet Explorer. Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 (IE9) is also rapidly gaining popularity in web browser world.  However, it is not available as a portable app.

If desktop Internet Explorer web browser is not available on any computer for e.g. a public computer in a cyber cafe, you can carry portable IE8 in USB or pen drive or CD drive and run Internet Explorer off your USB flash drive. Download portable Internet Explorer 8  (IE8) which can be copied to a USB drive and you can use portable IE8 browser without installation. Portable Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) runs on all common Windows versions like Windows XP, Windows Vista or the latest  Windows 7.

Download Portable Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) [RAR format] Windows XP, Windows Vista or  Windows 7

Note: This file is uploaded on a third party server.

Select your download mode as “Regular Download”.

Wait for 60 seconds for an image verification captcha to appear.

Fill the two word captcha correctly as shown and press “Continue” to get the download link.

Just unrar or open the file using some utility like WinRAR or Openfreely or 7-zip and click on the enclosed executable (.exe) file to run portable Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) without installation and without making changes to the host computer.

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