We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
78,821 News Articles

In pictures: Internet Explorer 9

Take a visual tour of Microsoft's latest web browser

The public beta of Microsoft Internet Explorer 9  is here. Have a look at some of the changes and new features it introduces.

Jumplists

When you right-click a pinned link, you get a jumplist showing various options pertaining to the site in question. Website designers can use jumplists to display links to pages that they want to highlight (right); otherwise, the standard bunch of options appears.

A Download manager at last!

With Internet Explorer 9, Microsoft finally ships a download manager with its browser (hooray!). The IE 9 download manager's options are pretty standard: You can pause/resume downloads, locate the downloaded files on your PC, or cancel the download entirely.

NEXT PAGE: Updated 'New Tab' page

 

  1. A visual tour of Microsoft's latest web browser
  2. Jumplists
  3. Updated 'New Tab' page

See also: How to uninstall the Internet Explorer 9 Beta

See also: 5 ways Internet Explorer 9 cuts browser clutter


IDG UK Sites

Android One vs Android Silver vs Google Nexus: What is the difference?

IDG UK Sites

Apple updates MacBook Pro line-up: Price cuts & spec boosts for 6 MacBook Pro models

IDG UK Sites

Long live the internet fridge: the Internet of Things is coming

IDG UK Sites

How Prometheus' colourist Juan Ignacio Cabrera gave a tense, edgy feel to Chosen