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Windows 7: Microsoft agrees to give choice of browsers to Windows

28 Jul 2009   #71
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 
Nobody, well almost nobody

Nobody here also...well almost nobody.

And I'm pretty sure that everyone had a choice of which browser to use before Msoft decided to "give them a choice".


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28 Jul 2009   #72
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LFB View Post
I don't understand why some of you guys hate so much Internet Explorer...

The IE 8 is a great browser and the next versions will be better... wait and see
Think back to IE 6 and the answer is provided! IE 6 was nothing but a large security hole until some of that was patched up with IE 7. IE 8 is definitely a "larger improvement" and much needed!
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28 Jul 2009   #73
Klaw117

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Vimes View Post
Another "nobody" raises his hand here
And yet another here.
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29 Jul 2009   #74
petrossa

vista x64/ win 7 x64
 
 

wow 6 IE8 users already
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29 Jul 2009   #75
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by petrossa View Post
wow 6 IE8 users already
The rest are still on summer vacations and will arrive shortly!
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29 Jul 2009   #76
Zidane24

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 - Mac OS X 10.6.4 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Night Hawk View Post
The rest are still on summer vacations and will arrive shortly!
I use IE8 personally and see no need to which over to anything else...in short:it just works!
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29 Jul 2009   #77
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Proud user of Firefox 3.5 here and everyone I know (or almost) uses Firefox.
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29 Jul 2009   #78
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lebon14 View Post
Proud user of Firefox 3.5 here and everyone I know (or almost) uses Firefox.
Same here, though Im still using 3.0 for my fingerprint reader add-on dont work with 3.5
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29 Jul 2009   #79
Muad Dib

XP Pro & Vista Home Premium (x86); Windows Ultimate 7600 x64 Retail
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by petrossa View Post
wow 6 IE8 users already
A little snippy on this issue aren't we? What happened? Did your copy of Netscape quit working?
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29 Jul 2009   #80
wwoods

Vista64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Muad Dib View Post
A little snippy on this issue aren't we? What happened? Did your copy of Netscape quit working?
Heh...also the title of the thread is misleading....poeple ALWAYS had a choice....should read Socialistic EU idiots force Microsoft to promote competitors inferior software.
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