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Internet Explorer Or Firefox?


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#1 Tinyphill

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Posted 17 December 2007 - 05:09 AM

Hi ive been having some trouble with windows internet explorer (eg. unwanted popups and i think i maybe have a trojan or keylogger type program installed). Im now using internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 so its probably my own fault for not keeping up to date with the latest version, but ive been hearing from a few people that Firefox is a faster and more secure method to surf the net then Windows IE.

As im not the most technically minded person would appreciate a proffesional opinion on which is a better web browser and why? Firefox or windowsIE?


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Posted 17 December 2007 - 08:05 AM

"Which is better, IE, or Firefox", is a topic that has been discussed many times, here.
Here are some links, to other topics, discussing this question:
Browser wars: Pick your top browser
Internet Explorer 7.0 Or Mozilla Firefox
Ie7 Vs Firefox
What Is Better Ie7 Or Firefox?

Here's a few Tutorials you might find helpful:
Web Browsers
Enhancing Firefox with Browser Extensions
Switching from Internet Explorer to Firefox
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