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Windows 7: IE9 Platform Preview 2

05 May 2010   #1

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
IE9 Platform Preview 2

In the past seven weeks since Microsoft offered the first public taste of Internet Explorer 9, the browser evolved, and a new development milestone is available for download today, May 5th, to early adopters. Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview 2 is now live on IETestDrive (, allowing testers to try out first-hand the advances made with the next iteration of IE in this second Preview Build, compared with the Platform Preview 1 release. The evolution is quite consistent, with the company’s vision for same markup having been pushed forward, with performance improvements, modern web standard-support enhancements, and a work done on hardware acceleration.
IE9 Platform Preview 2 Evolution - Same Markup, Performance, Hardware Acceleration - Download Internet Explorer 9 Platform Preview 2 from IETestDrive - Softpedia

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06 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM x86 build 7600

Thanks for the introduction.

Got address bar for this?
I mean like those normal address bar in IE, Firefox those...
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06 May 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

The platform preview is a just a demo for showing the new features and how much faster IE9 is, so they removed the address bar.
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