How to Open Internet Explorer (IE) on Windows 10

Microsoft Edge is the default browser in Windows 10, but to work on IREPS you need Internet Explorer (IE), here I will show you how to open Internet Explorer 11 in Windows 10 and how you can pin it to your Start Menu or Taskbar for easy access and how you can even set it as your default web browser.

Open Internet Explorer (IE) in Windows 10

You can find the Internet Explorer easily on Windows 10. To work with Internet Explorer (IE) on Windows 10 follow the steps given below.
  • Type the Internet Explorer in the Search Box shown on the taskbar.
    Open Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10
  • Click on Internet Explorer, it will open the Internet Explorer for you and now you can work on the Internet Explorer on Windows 10.

Pin IE to Windows 10 Start or Taskbar

Right-Click on the Internet Explorer as shown below and select Pin to Start and Pin to taskbar, now Internet Explorer (IE) icon will get pinned to your start menu and taskbar.
Open Internet Explorer on Windows 10

Set IE as Default Browser in Windows 10

You can easily set Internet Explorer (IE) as your default browser on Windows 10. Follow the steps given below to set IE 11 as your default browser.

  • Open the Windows Setting page.
    Open Window 10 Settings
  • Click on System, as shown below
    Open Window 10 System Settings
  • Select the Defaults apps from left navigation and click on 'Choose a default' under Web Browser.
    Open Window 10 Default Web Browser Setting
  • Select Internet Explorer from the list.
    Window 10 Default Web Browser
  • Now your default web browser has been set to Internet Explorer 11.