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Windows 7: chrome over takes IE as No. 1 browser

08 Oct 2012   #11
A Guy

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09 Oct 2012   #12
UnknownReverent

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
For our sites Chrome has been No.1 for at least 6 months now and it's percentage just keeps rising.

SF/EF/VF
Chrome 37%
IE 27%
FF 26%
Safari 6%
Opera 2%
Android Browser 1.6%
Others
I'm surprised Firefox isn't higher than IE. I do use Chrome though. I've used Chrome, Safari, IE, and Firefox and I won't turn back from Chrome.
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09 Oct 2012   #13
Hamnat

Windows 8 Pro 64bit
 
 

I use Chrome for all my mobile browsing and now at work i have moved to using it as well since we are still on XP at work and cannot use IE9+. I use IE 9 at home though as my main but with all the mobile browsing now Microsoft is joining the mobile fray too late with IE10. It will be an uphill battle to get IE 10 widely adopted. They will have to make IOS and Android versions as well as the obvious original flavor in Windows 8.

Hell they haven't even previewed it yet for Windows 7 users, which is a major mistake imo when it supposedly comes out at the end of the month. They should have released a public beta for IIE 10 for Windows 7 quite awhile ago
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09 Oct 2012   #14
M1GU31

Windows 10 64bit Technical Preview
 
 

Not surprising chrome is kind of main stream browser now. Anyways I use firefox due to add ons i use and prefer the UI.
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09 Oct 2012   #15
ganjones

w7 64bit
 
 

finished up with FF a while back and works best for me ,Chrome for certain sites, then IE way back down the list
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09 Oct 2012   #16
overhard

windows7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

All the major browsers are over rated. Chrome won't load my favorite website very well if at all. Presently I'm using Aurora, Yandex, and Panda Safe.
Frankly I like avoiding Google and Microsoft as much as possible just on the principle of safe guarding my privacy.
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09 Oct 2012   #17
OvenMaster

Win7 Pro 32bit
 
 

I've been using Netscape/Mozilla/FF since 1998. Every time I use anything else, it just feels too weird.
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09 Oct 2012   #18
Katanyavich

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Used to use Netscape YEARS ago, then switched to IE3(?).

Switched to Firefox when it introduced tabbed browsing.

Then back to IE8-9-10 (never took to IE6 or 7).

Still use FF for Farce-book etc, IE10 (not Metro) for most
other sites.
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11 Oct 2012   #19
exoTron

Windows 7
 
 

I use exclusively FF.

I thought this was some last-year's news
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