The recommended system configuration to use Internet Explorer 6 is Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me), or Microsoft Windows NT® on a computer running with a Pentium III processor and 128 megabytes (MB) of RAM. Below are the minimum requirements your computer needs to run Internet Explorer 6.
Note: Additional system requirements are not required when running Windows XP.
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Computer with a 486/66-megahertz (MHz) processor or higher (Pentium processor recommended)
Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 6a (SP6a) and higher, or Windows 2000
For Internet Explorer 6:
Windows 98 Second Edition:
Windows NT 4.0 with SP6a and higher:
Windows Me Edition:
CD-ROM drive (if installation is done from a CD-ROM)
Super VGA (800 × 600) or higher-resolution monitor with 256 colors
Modem or Internet connection; Microsoft Mouse, Microsoft IntelliMouse®, or compatible pointing device