How to Upgrade Your Internet Browser

By Techwalla Internet Editor

Web browsers are updated frequently; each new version has added features and improved usability. Make sure you keep up with your browser's changes.

Things You'll Need

  • Internet Access
  • Web Browsers

Internet Explorer

Step 1

Log on to the Microsoft Download Center at microsoft.com.

Step 2

Use the pull-down menus to select your operating system and the latest version of Internet Explorer compatible with your system.

Step 3

Click the Find It! button.

Step 4

Follow the link in the search results that matches the version of Internet Explorer you're looking for.

Step 5

Follow the instructions on the Microsoft download site for downloading and installing the new browser.

Netscape Communicator

Step 1

Log on to the Netscape Download Center at netscape.com.

Step 2

Select the latest version of Netscape Communicator from the Latest Netscape Browser Software menu. Be sure to use the link that matches your operating system.

Step 3

Follow the instructions on the Netscape download site for downloading and installing the new browser.

Tips & Warnings

  • New browsers often take a while to download.