The version number for Internet Explorer will be displayed in a popup window: Figure 2: Example of Internet Explorer 11 version dialog from within Windows 7 If the computer does not have the latest version of Internet Explorer installed for its version of Windows, try running Windows Update to perform a manual install of it. Versions on Windows have supported , and and 32-bit but currently support only 32-bit or. After installing a new version of Internet Explorer on your business computer, you may encounter issues viewing certain Web pages or other stability issues. Minor changes in favorites management and search bar. The browser has also received scrutiny throughout its development for use of third-party technology such as the of , used without royalty in early versions and security and privacy , and both and have alleged that integration of Internet Explorer with Windows has been to the detriment of other browsers. This can be enforced through the use of desktop firewall software.
The original release of Internet Explorer 7 required the computer to pass a validation check prior to installing, but on October 5, 2007, removed this requirement. Changes to InPrivate browsing and blocking modes. Several operating systems and lots of work later, Redmond even decided to give up its deprecated product entirely in favor of a rebranded, more capable alternative, Microsoft Edge. However, archived versions of the software can be found on various websites. There are many options for small and medium businesses considering a browser upgrade. Current versions also run on , , and.
Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview was also released on the Windows 8 Release Preview platform. Archived from on January 15, 2008. It launched with twelve languages, including English, but by April 1996, this was expanded to 24, 20, and 9 for Win 95, Win 3. Also, with the release of Microsoft Internet Explorer 5. However several versions will remain supported until their respective , unless otherwise specified.
This can be enforced through the use of desktop firewall software. Archived from on October 2, 2003. Last version supported on and. Current versions also run on , , and. It also slightly reduces the amount of engineering and quality assurance testing Microsoft needs to perform on Internet Explorer, allowing the company to devote additional resources to Microsoft Edge, its next-generation web browser for Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 and beyond. Also, my colleagues, who are running 11.
For businesses, the situation may be more complex, especially if your company uses older, no-longer-supported line-of-business applications or websites relying on an older version of Internet Explorer. In 2002, the was disabled, and support for it was dropped in Internet Explorer 7. However several versions will remain supported until their respective , unless otherwise specified. The has an interface allowing for use as both a desktop application, and as a application. Accelerators provide instant access to information like maps, web searches, translations, email, blogging, and more. Archived from on June 3, 2007. It also announces compatibility with the layout engine of.
Yes, I'm running Windows 10 and can just use Edge, but I don't care about Edge. Last version supported on and. It also introduced support for , , inline multimedia, and the system for content. It became available for on February 26, 2013. It was the last with a 16-bit version. Availability on Latest stable version Support status and later, and later Current stable version: 11.
By default, Windows 10 includes the new browser Microsoft Edge, and it also keeps the classical Internet Explorer browser. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. For example, Enterprise Mode enables the use of legacy web apps with Internet Explorer 11. Internet Explorer 11 will be supported for the life of Windows 7, Windows 8. However, it is important to keep in mind that with over a billion computers running various versions of Windows, a single percentage point represents over 10 million computers. Also, with the release of Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.
Those with dependencies on existing web applications can locate a Microsoft Certified Partner to understand the best options to meet their business needs. It also introduced support for , , inline multimedia, and the system for content. It was installed as part of the Internet Jumpstart Kit in Plus! This version of Internet Explorer was the first to have the 'blue e' logo. Nevertheless, nostalgic users who still want to surf the web using Internet Explorer 11 as well as for those who have no choice but to do so when trying to access websites optimized for this specific browser, open certain web apps, or run various enterprise services, they can still do so. Otherwise there is this slightly obsolete list which at least explains how you can find the version in the registry and even includes a link to a PowerShell script which could be used for that task's automation. It was a reworked version of which Microsoft had licensed, like many other companies initiating browser development, from. The only version supported on and.
Paul Thurott's Supersite for Windows. Another possible source worth investigating would be the. Originally Microsoft Internet Explorer only ran on Windows using processor. It became available for on February 26, 2013. The integration with Windows, however, was subject to numerous packaging criticisms see.