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Dont Use IE

major warning IE  Embarrassed  you are hacked
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2615209/US-Government-issues-major-warning-Internet-E...
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Re: Dont Use IE

An interesting article here:
I.E. Alert
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Re: Dont Use IE

Firefox has just released version 29.0 which looks good. Maybe attract a few more users fro I.E.
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Re: Dont Use IE

I've only just downloaded it so haven't had a chance to see how it is yet. Time will tell.
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Re: Dont Use IE

do not forget those that are boycotting Firefox
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Re: Dont Use IE

Is it true that you need IE to allow Windows updates?  Undecided
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Re: Dont Use IE

I don't beleive so although actually removing IE is almost impossible due to the way Microsoft tied it into the operating system so all you do is make the browser you want the default browser
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Quote from: MrT
Is it true that you need IE to allow Windows updates?  Undecided
No, unless you are on an old version of Windows such as XP, for which there are no more updates anyway.... Wink
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Re: Dont Use IE

I dont have any IE on my system  Cool
totally remove IT  every time i install windows ,  go,,,, uninstall programs / turn windows features off /  un tick IE .
hay presto ! no more IE on my PC  Smiley
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Must admit am Chuffed with FF29  Cool
even tho it looks similar to chrome
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It's early days yet but I'm impressed with it so far Smiley
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Re: Dont Use IE

Not sure if I like the look so far.
Hoping the memory leak has been addressed, though. But, as artmo says, it's early days.

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