Video: from Internet Explorer 1.0 to Internet Explorer 9

By Emil ยท 12 replies
Mar 17, 2011
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  1. Maybe it was the fact that his video about upgrading from Windows 1.0 to Windows 7 became really popular or maybe he became a bit nostalgic when he saw that Internet Explorer was still around when Microsoft announced the release of IE9 earlier this week. In either case, YouTube user Andrew Tait is ba...

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  2. freedomthinker

    freedomthinker TS Enthusiast Posts: 140

    I remember using IE 5.5 and the 6 but i didn't know the difference really . Still i once again say that Microsoft finally released a decent browser worth using !
  3. w3b0n

    w3b0n TS Rookie Posts: 38

    My first computer used to be a 286 with MS Dos 5.x ive got the 6.22 MS Dos version and windows 3.0 & 3.1 on a garage sale ... omg those days !!
  4. 63Jax

    63Jax TS Enthusiast Posts: 85

    some people are trashing IE for no reason, just because they use other browsers and they think only their **** is the best, exactly like other things, only what i use is the best...bla,bla. i personally use FF and i also used IE and i never got any kind of problems, no viruses, is fast, starts fast, it properly loads almost all sites. and now with ie9 they they really made a very, very good browser.
  5. Lokalaskurar

    Lokalaskurar TS Enthusiast Posts: 544

    The very first browser I used was Internet Explorer 3 (on a 56 kbit/s modem), but at that time I had absolutely no clue at all regarding the possibilities of the World Wide Web. I only used it for looking at pretty pictures of Darth Vader o.O
  6. madboyv1

    madboyv1 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,471   +375

  7. Did anyone catch and "horse porn" in the video?
  8. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 3,144   +911

    I caught the "Horse Porn" bit, that made me lol :)

    Man IE9 is good! 95/100 on the Acid! test! damn microsoft has been hard at work :)
  9. I've literally got the tee shirt for downloading IE3 on its release date. Good lord I am getting old.
  10. Caught them
  11. bonniesmith

    bonniesmith TS Rookie Posts: 40

    It should be noted that until about 02-03 that high-speed internet wasn't really a standard, so there was no need for flashy features as they'd take a lifetime to load on 56k
  12. fpsgamerJR62

    fpsgamerJR62 TS Rookie Posts: 489

    PC users running Windows 7 today have it really good with IE 9 and really fast broadband connections. Back in 98 or 99, I remember running Windows 95 with a 56K modem and IE then was like really slow and buggy. I eventually ended up using Netscape Navigator which was part of the software kit from my ISP. Yeah, bad old days of the Net :)
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