IE6 or IE7 ?

  iqs 13:40 20 Oct 07
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Hello all,

I am gradually updating my PC.Now its time to look at IE.

I have IE6 installed,and would like to upgrade to IE7.From threads on this forum some members have experienced various problems after upgrading.

Is it worth installing,will I keep all my favourites and links from IE6?.

Many thanks all.

Cheers,Mike

PS,

Good luck tonight England........

  eedcam 13:43 20 Oct 07

Install it try it if you dont like roll back to Ie 6.Yes it keeps your favourites.

  Clapton is God 13:43 20 Oct 07

I personally prefer IE6 but, if you update, you will keep all your Favourites/Links, etc.

If you don't like it you can simply un-install it and Windows will revert to IE6

  lotvic 13:45 20 Oct 07

I didn't get any problems when I upgraded, but I believe it is easy to go back to IE6 by just uninstalling IE7

  STAAKER 2000 © 13:54 20 Oct 07

ie 7 is well ok just a bit gettin used to favs and want to add favs are confusin at first but ule soon get the hang of it so d/load it. also it lets u veiw multiple web pages as long as u have enough ram its easy to click between pages

  Jimmy14 14:03 20 Oct 07

I, amongst other people have noticed a speed difference between IE6 and IE7. I prefer IE6 due to speed issues. It is nothing to do with my computer as it has 2Gb RAm and so on.

  brj 16:39 20 Oct 07

Once you have used Firefox you are unlikely to go back to IE. It is simply better and you can still keep IE6 for any non-compliant sites that that cause problems with Firefox.

  iqs 17:36 20 Oct 07

eedcam,Clapton is God,lotvic, STAAKER 2000 ©,Jimmy14 and brj.Thank you for all your comments.

I have installed IE7,will experiment with it for a few weeks,see how I get on.

With regards to Firefox.I have used it before,but I experienced many issues with it.I would have to start another thread to detail all the issues.I am running XPSP.

Thanks again for your help.Cheers

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