First released in March, 2008, the Internet Explorer 8 (IE8)
Web browser from Microsoft and related utility software is available for free on the Web. Besides IE8 itself, security patches, tool bars and other browser extensions exist. Use these links to find the various Internet Explorer 8 downloads for Microsoft Windows:
Installing updates and add-on components can improve the reliability, safety and usefulness of browsing with Internet Explorer 8. All popular IE8 updates and add-ons are free software.