Updated Internet Explorer 11 capabilities to upgrade Windows 8.1 and Windows 7

Applies to: Windows 8.1 EnterpriseWindows 8.1 ProWindows 8.1 More

About this update


This update adds functionality to Internet Explorer 11 on some computers that lets users learn about Windows 10 or start an upgrade to Windows 10. Before you install this update, see the Prerequisites section. For more information about Windows 10, see Windows 10.

How to get this update


Microsoft Update

This update is available through Microsoft Update and will be downloaded and installed automatically.

Update detail information

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have April 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 (2919355) installed in Windows 8.1. Or, install Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 before you apply this Internet Explorer update.

Registry information

To apply this update, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace a previously released update.

References


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