Download Internet Explorer 11 Preview for Windows 7

By Erik ¬∑ 10 replies
Jul 25, 2013
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  1. Internet Explorer 11 was only available for Windows 8.1 until yesterday, but as of today anyone with Windows 7 can download and install the browser too. Although it's not the finished code, this Preview for Developers includes many of the features...

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  2. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,998   +1,300

    Well, color me impressed! Head's up Chrome, IE's making a comeback!
  3. Still going to be using Chrome :cool:.
  4. VitalyT

    VitalyT Russ-Puss Posts: 3,936   +2,299

    This is by far the most bizarre IE distribution strategy ever. They offer it only to Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users, but not to Windows 8 users?

    I tried to install it on Windows 8, just in case, and the installer said: "Setup can't continue because a more recent version of Internet Explorer is installed on your computer". And my version of Internet Explorer is 10.
  5. treeski

    treeski TS Evangelist Posts: 1,001   +241

    It is weird, but with 8.1 being free and with a lot of improvements over 8... well, nobody's going to stay on 8, so I'm sure they just don't want to bother testing for it.
  6. hahahanoobs

    hahahanoobs TS Evangelist Posts: 2,216   +747

    Installed it and the text is horrible. It's too thick and aliased. Reminds me of Firefox a few versions ago.
  7. lawfer

    lawfer TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,270   +91

    IE needs a serious UI overhaul. Like yesterday.

    Otherwise, it's actually a fast browser; faster than Firefox for sure. Can't tell the diffidence between Chrome.
  8. VitalyT

    AMD Catalyst driver do this me, all new version stopped because you have newer version. where? last upgrade was about 180 days ago and before 360 days and before works every upgrade, it seems maybe 180 days later will refresh again. but I trying upgrade all version without success but never dont give
  9. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 8,647   +3,280

    Sounds like MS are giving Win 8 a vote of no confidence.
  10. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 8,647   +3,280

    I'll take it for a spin when it finally gets officially released on Win 7
  11. safari801

    safari801 TS Rookie

    Installed it, won't open. Uninstalled it and reinstalled, same problem. Oh well back to Pale Moon.

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