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Windows 7: 32 vs 64 bit Internet Explorer 8

07 Nov 2010   #1
Envy17

Win 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
32 vs 64 bit Internet Explorer 8

I've searched the forum on this, and found that main problem with 64 bit internet explorer is issue of lack of add-ons and compatibility with things like Adobe flash. But most of these threads were 6 months or so old.
I'd like to know, is there still and issue with lack of flash etc with 64 bit internet explorer today? Are people opting for 64 bit? Is it safer? thanks


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07 Nov 2010   #2
articslayer

Win7 hp 64bit and shhhhh Linux Mint 10
 
 

hmmm I get the adobe flash thingy just about every other page but this is my first day using win7 with ie9beta so we will see... Hope to see some answers also... Thanks
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07 Nov 2010   #3
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Lack of support for add-ons for Internet Explorer 64-bit is still the case. Although now, there is a beta version of Flash Player that will run in 64-bit versions of Internet Explorer: Adobe Labs - Downloads: Flash Player "Square" Preview Release.
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07 Nov 2010   #4
articslayer

Win7 hp 64bit and shhhhh Linux Mint 10
 
 

Trying it out!! Will let ya know... Oh yea BF2 and BF2142 works fine on win7 hp 64bit!!!
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07 Nov 2010   #5
EzioAuditore

Winbdows 7 ultimate x64 | Ubuntu 12.04 x64 LTS
 
 

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