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    Windows 8 (I believe) Start Page


    So I used to have an internet explorer app on my start/home page (not my desktop.) However recently it's just disappeared. I don't believe I did anything to remove it. Is there anyway to get it back? I much prefer it to the desktop version.

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    Is the tile for it on the All Apps page? If so, right click and select "Pin to Start".

    In order for you to use the IE app instead of the desktop version of IE, you must set IE as your default browser.
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    No it isn't in the all apps page, however my brother did install google chrome and it might be my default browser now. I'll try changing it to IE. Thank you!
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