Article ID : 00028316 / Last Modified : 03/29/2019

How to enable or disable an Internet Explorer® 8 browser add-on.

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Follow this procedure to manage Web browser Add-ons.


  • Disabling an add-on may prevent some Web pages from working properly.
  • Some add-ons can interfere with the proper operation of the Web browser.
  1. Click the Start button and the click Internet Explorer.
  2. In the Internet Explorer window, on the tool bar, click Tools, and then click Manage Add-ons. Image
  3. In the Manage Add-ons window, under Name, click the add-on and then click the Disable button. Image

    NOTE: If the add-on is already disabled, when you click on it, instead of the Disable button, there will be an Enable button.