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#1 MarttiL

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 10:30 AM

Hello,

Last week I had a lot of trouble with adware and am
now considering to have something else than Internet
Explorer. As I understand Modzilla and Opera are good
ones - are there even other possible browsers?
How about the compatibility with anti-virus,adware,spyware
etc. packages?

Thank you,

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#2 tg1911

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Posted 03 December 2007 - 10:44 AM

You will have no compatibility issues, using any other browsers.
Don't limit yourself to one browser.
You can use as many different browsers, as you want.
Some times, I'll have as many as 3 different browsers, open at the same time.

You can find a list, of some alternative browsers, listed in the Freeware Replacements For Common Commercial Apps topic, under the Web Browsers heading, in Post #2.
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Posted 03 December 2007 - 01:51 PM

Opera and Mozilla's Firefox are excellent alternatives to Internet Explorer. Both are fully supported and have a large user base (especially Firefox), which means both are continually in the process of development with new versions released at frequent intervals.
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Posted 03 December 2007 - 05:16 PM

Don't forget, even if you won't use I.E. anymore it's important to keep it up to date. Some sites are still only compatible with I.E. Windows Update (of course) a banking site and a few heaith care insurance sites only work with I.E. for me
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