How to locate and open Internet Explorer in Windows 10


Windows 10 represents a major revision of the client operating system; one major change is how they browse and experience the Internet. Windows 10 will include a new web browser called Microsoft Edge.

This will be the new default web browser in Windows 10, replacing the well known Internet Explorer which will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2015.

Even though Microsoft will be the default web browser in Windows 10, Internet Explorer will still be around for legacy purposes. In this article, they take a look at how to access Internet Explorer if you still need to use it.


It would be ideal if you note, Windows 10 Enterprise and Windows 10 Pro LTSB (Long Term Service Branch) versions do exclude Internet Explorer.

Windows 10 LTSB versions are ordinarily accessible to volume permit clients. Your solitary alternative is to utilize a non LTSB form of Windows 10. This will require talking with your IT office or Desktop Support Technician inside your association. Windows 10 LTSB releases do exclude Microsoft Edge either.

At the point when you do a new introduce Windows 10, you will just observe Microsoft Edge as your default internet browser stuck to the Taskbar and Start > All Apps.

You can get to Internet Explorer two different ways:

  • Click Start > All Apps and look under Windows Accessories
  • Once you have located it, right click it and click Pin to Taskbar
  • Another way you can locate it is by using the Search box on the Taskbar, type Internet Explorer, right click it and click Pin to Taskbar
  • Last, but not least, using the Run command.
  • Press Windows key + R
  • Type: iexplore.exe
  • Hit Enter

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