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Windows 7: Whats your opions on IE8

22 Feb 2010   #1
Mitch656

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 
Whats your opions on IE8

What is your opion on IE8

I like it sorta, and i dont know which browser ever to use, coz i like the look and feel of IE8 and then i like Firefox because its safer, a tad faster, and has a spell checker


but anyway mainly, what is your opion


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22 Feb 2010   #2
Darryl Licht

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Steve Ballmer Signature Edition
 
 

I like IE 8... no problems so far! I also have Firefox and Chrome installed just to keep up with the new stuff, but I use IE8 95% of the time!
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22 Feb 2010   #3
KremmenUK

MSDN Home Premium
 
 

I was 'converted' to FF about a year ago and it's now my browser of choice. Easy to integrate the add-ons and the spell checker doe it for me as well
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23 Feb 2010   #4
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

IE8 is slow and always has security holes.
Does not support HTML5
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23 Feb 2010   #5
KazeNoKoe23

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

I think IE8 is fine, as long as it's on Vista or 7 with UAC enabled.
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23 Feb 2010   #6
Romulinx2

Win7 Ultimate x64 on Desktop / Win7 Ultimate x86 on laptop / Win7 x86 Starter on Netbook
 
 

I used to use it but have found firefox much faster. I do still use it as some of M.softs sites don't display properly on F.fox!
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23 Feb 2010   #7
McSeven

W7 Prof 64 bit
 
 

I like IE8!
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24 Feb 2010   #8
pezzonovante

Windows 7 RTM x86
 
 

IE8 is safer than Firefox, because it has Protected Mode support which Firefox doesn't have. Plus IE8's default UI is much better than Firefox's. Adblocking in IE8 can be achieved by installing Simple Adblock. But IE8 lacks some features like built-in spell-checker and download manager. It's also slightly slower than Firefox in loading pages, though this difference is hardly noticable. The bottom line is: if you want to customize your browser pick Firefox, otherwise stay with IE8.
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24 Feb 2010   #9
kpo6969

 
 

IE8
FireFox 3.7 b2
50%/50%
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24 Feb 2010   #10
IgorSlotinsky

Windows Vista Home SP1
 
 

I use FireFox. It's been more safe for a long time, so why would I change now.
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