November 24, 2017

How to Open Internet Explorer for Windows 10 64-bit

2017-11-24T19:47:00+05:30

Are you searching for launching internet explorer for windows 10 64-bit, internet explorer 11 for windows 10 64 bit and internet explorer 10 for windows 10. If your windows 10 internet explorer not working, you can make make ie11 shortcut in windows 10 to open windows 10 internet explorer. This post talks about how to open internet explorer in windows 7, open windows 10 internet explorer version and launch windows 10 internet explorer.

Open Internet Explorer for Windows 10 64-bit
Windows 10 - Where is my Internet Explorer?


Windows 10 comes with Edge browser, but for most users prefer Internet Explorer browser for surfing. Here is a quick guide to find and open Internet Explorer in Windows 10. There are multiple ways in which you can use to open IE. I also shared a post on 3 Shortcuts to Open Internet Explorer From Run in Windows which is also useful in opening IE faster through Run box.

1. Launch internet explorer for windows 10 64-bit using Cortana

Do you know that there is an AI in Windows10 called Cortana. So if you have Cortana, which is on the bottom of the task bar and a microphone, then just say "Hey Cortana, open Internet Explorer". IE will be open in no time.

If you do not have a microphone, type "Internet Explorer," or "IE" in the Ccortana box and select the IE icon.

Launch internet explorer for windows 10 64-bit using Cortana
Using Cortana


2. Open internet explorer 11 for windows 10 64 bit using Path Finder

Go to C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe

You could see an IE icon in the folder. Right Click on that and create a shortcut to that in the folder or on the desktop. After making shortcut in the folder, you can drag the shortcut icon to desktop. You can also drag the Internet Explorer Icon to the task bar without making a shortcut.

3. Make ie11 shortcut in windows 10 to open windows 10 internet explorer

Select "All apps"

Make ie11 shortcut in windows 10 to open windows 10 internet explorer
Start Menu
OR Left click on start menu > left click on all apps > scroll down to the 'w' > Select "windowsaccessories"

Open Internet Explorer for windows 7 32 bit
Windows Accessories
You can see IE icon in the menu

internet explorer 10 for windows 7 64 bit
IE icon


You can Pin Internet Explorer to the Taskbar or Start Menu by right clicking on the icon and selecting "Pin to Start" or "Pin to taskbar".

4. Open internet explorer 10 for windows 10 Through Website

Got to any website in Edge > Right click on the website anywhere > Select the option "open in internet explorer"to open in IE

Finding IE: How To > Method 5 > Shortcut

Press Win + R and RUN box will appear.
Type "iexplore" without quotes and press Ok.

5. How to open internet explorer in windows 7 via Command Prompt

Press Win + R and RUN box will appear.
Type "cmd" without quotes and press Ok.

open internet explorer in windows 7 via Command Prompt


A black colored window will appear. Type "c:\program files\internet explorer\iexplore" without quotes and press enter.

A folder window will open. Drag the IE icon to start menu or taskbar.

Short Video Tutorial to open windows 10 internet explorer version



All these methods will work only if IE is activated in Windows.

6. If windows 10 internet explorer not in windows features, To activate IE in Windows 10,

1. Open Windows Features.

2. Check the Internet Explorer 11 and Select Yes when prompted to confirm.

3. Press OK

4. Select Restart now

Now you can easily accessinternet explorer 10 for windows 10.

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