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System Requirements
Check here to find out what computer hardware and software you need to download Internet Explorer 5.

  • Computer/Processor:
    486DX/66 MHz or higher processor.

  • Operating System:
    Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows NT 4.0. If you are running a version of Windows NT, you must be running Windows NT Service Pack 3 or higher. If you are running the Hebrew or Arabic version of Windows 98, you can not install the English language version of Internet Explorer 5.

  • Memory:
    For Windows 95 and Windows 98:
    16 MB (megabytes) of RAM minimum
    For Windows NT:
    32 MB of RAM minimum

  • Hard drive space:
    Minimal install (browser-only):
    Required for install: 45 MB
    Required to run: 27 MB after restart

    Typical install:
    Required for install: 70 MB
    Required to run: 55 MB after restart

    Full install:
    Required for install: 111 MB
    Required to run: 80 MB after restart

  • Mouse

  • Modem or Internet connection

  • CD-ROM drive (if installation is done from a CD-ROM)

  • Some components may require additional systems resources not outlined above.
Last updated:  Monday, March 29, 1999
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