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Internet Explorer 11


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This package was approved by moderator purity on 12/26/2014.

Internet Explorer 11 lets users interact with the next generation of web apps, games, and media (Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 only).

To install Internet Explorer 11, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install ie11

To upgrade Internet Explorer 11, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade ie11


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'ie11'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $32BitUrls = @{
    $64BitUrls = @{
    $silentArgs = '/Passive /NoRestart'
    $validExitCodes = @(0,3010,40013) #3010: reboot required, 40013: already installed
    $ieKey = 'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer'
    $majorVersion = -1
    if (Get-ItemProperty -Path $ieKey -Name "SvcVersion" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) {
    	$ieVersion = (Get-ItemProperty -Path $ieKey -Name "SvcVersion").svcVersion
    	$majorVersion = [int]($ieVersion.Split('.')[0])
    if ($majorVersion -lt 11) {
    	Write-Debug "Detecting Locale..."
    	$locale = (Get-Culture).TwoLetterISOLanguageName
    	if ($32BitUrls.ContainsKey($locale)) {
    		Write-Host "Switching to $locale"
    	} else {
    		$locale = 'en';
    		Write-Debug "Using default $locale"
    	$32BitUrl = $32BitUrls.Get_Item($locale);
    	$64BitUrl = $64BitUrls.Get_Item($locale);
    	Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$32BitUrl" "$64BitUrl" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
    	Write-Host 'You will likely need to restart your computer for the install to take effect.' -ForeGroundColor green
    else {
    	Write-Host "You currently have IE $majorVersion installed."
    	Write-ChocolateySuccess 'ie11'

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Microsoft Corporation


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
IE11 0.1 1370 Tuesday, May 6, 2014  

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