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19th Mar 2015 09:57pm
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Goodbye IE, Hello Spartan and Vivaldi

The end is nigh for Internet Explorer - the dreaded 19 year old web browser that we've all came to hate. Riddled with more bugs than your local town hooker, Microsoft have now stopped with the development of Internet Explorer (obviously security patches and stuff will still be sent out) and are now focusing on their new web browser titled Spartan.

I've yet to get hold of a copy of Spartan to give it a little whirl, but I'm guessing - as both IE and Spartan run off the Trident engine - it'll just be Internet Explorer... in a dress... with... [read more]

4th Sep 2013 10:35pm
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Are Pop Up Blockers Really Needed Anymore?

Are Pop Up Blockers Really Needed Anymore?

I remember the days when I first started using the internet and the worse thing to come across was websites that bombarded you with popups - not just adult based sites, but security ones or personal ones made on free services such as Homestead, Geoshities, Lycos, Bravenet, etc..

However during a conversation of the good oldé days with a friend of mine a few weeks ago, we decided to be brave and do an experiment by browsing a few "naughty" sites using Internet Explorer 6 (the best version they did, before Microsoft... [read more]

2nd Oct 2008 11:03am
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Internet Explorer 8 Problems

If you try opening dalehay.com.me and get a script error, then this is because you're more than likely using Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2. I tried it and all I get to see is one post and the advert then the error would stop the rest of the page loading and firing at me with this error message:

Message: HTML Parsing Error: Unable to modify the parent container element before the child element is closed (KB927917)

The reason this is appearing is because it's in Beta mode the development tools are still on and I'm unsure how to turn them off (not... [read more]

2nd Feb 2006 05:00am
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Internet Explorer 7 Beta 2

Just downloaded Internet Explorer 7 Beta 2 ("IE7b2") and now i'm installing it.
Validate Your Copy
Note, you now have to validate your copy of windows to run this version... only time can tell when someone will make a patch around that.
IE7 Beta 2
Now i'm validated, I can now continue with the installation.. yay. Just installing more crap...
Installing...
Argh! The worst thing ever after installation... reboot... oh well *reboots*! :)
Reboot your Computer

Well... here we go, i'll load it up... ooooo everything looks ok on the webpage, but look! no top menu bar (File, View, ect..)... [read more]

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