Microsoft Download Center Archive

MSN Toolbar for Internet Explorer

  • Published:
  • Version: V01.02.3000.1001
  • Category: Application
  • Language: English

With the MSN Toolbar you can search the Internet from any Web page, block pop-up windows, highlight your search words in search results, and more.

  • The MSN Toolbar works in conjunction with MSN Search, and is installed under the address bar of your Internet browser. It’s free, easy to use, and has many useful features, including:
    • Pop-up Guard Keep annoying pop-up windows from appearing while you browse the Web.
    • Search the web from any page.
    • Highlight Viewer Quickly locate your search words in the search results.
    • Customizable Make the MSN Toolbar your own by selecting Pop-up Guard settings, icon size, and more.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

SHA1: 0610b71d9f8a953c887286b8108f6874abd32eb7
568 KB
SHA1: aae6f33bbbcfc49fcf7a4429030ab5223f3b6bca
569 KB
SHA1: eadd886bce51669e8f62661e055fc875d5c45228
569 KB
SHA1: e04aabd410b21664f1b6418ce72362a739f32d2f
569 KB
SHA1: ab7f6637885ca9be6188f2b52c943d32d179c0c9
568 KB
SHA1: b6b52c3967e02abf0fda58881b2b21601cb9bbb5
569 KB
SHA1: 14a51816b0af28f3a9666639154b2111df7abd33
569 KB
SHA1: 0b5aaa49bd57750d335cd457947ff7ab78700c1c
569 KB
SHA1: cf6a0229b19b72ea97a633d109dd2b70733f3c8b
569 KB
SHA1: e1df494b91504ee67b76b4cf050f11db00fa0a77
569 KB
SHA1: 62b8d5bfbae93538bafb96f8741c0890ff77dbf7
569 KB
SHA1: 13a6d7efbcc5614463cfb2d93f7c6f3377e62492
569 KB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows ME, Windows XP

    • Microsoft® Internet Explorer version 5.01 or later must be installed on your computer, but it does not need to be your default browser

    • A recommended minimum screen resolution of 800x600

Installation Instructions

  • To download an English-language version of the MSN Toolbar for your country, scroll farther down the page to the Files in this Download section, then click the link for your location.

    For example:
      If you are in the US click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-US.exe
      If you are in the UK click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-GB.exe
      If you are in Canada click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-CA.exe
      If you are in Australia click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-AU.exe
      If you are in New Zealand click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-NZ.exe
      If you are in South Africa click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-ZA.exe
      If you are in India click on MSNToolbarSetup_HI.exe
      If you are in Malaysia click on MSNToolbarSetup_MS.exe
      If you are in Singapore click on MSNToolbarSetup_ZH-SG.exe
      If you are in Arabia click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-XA.exe
      If you are in Hong Kong click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-HK.exe
      If you are in any other country click on MSNToolbarSetup_EN-XU.exe

    Do one of the following:
      To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
      To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.

    To download the MSN Toolbar in another language, under Change language at the top of this page, select a language from the drop-down list, and then click Go.