Updating to ie7
The Favorites Center, opened up by clicking on the big star icon, is divided into favourites, feeds and history.
Security is usually one of the characteristic weak spots of IE.
Apart from a pop-up blocker, version 7 also dishes out an anti-phishing filter.
To give it a try, we opened up known phishing sites published on Phishtank.
Click on it and you will be lead to a page that reveals all the feeds for that website.
Just click on the “subscribe to this feed” link to add it to your favourites.
Microsoft continually releases Internet Explorer updates that resolve issues related to security and compatibility.
Internet Explorer 11, the latest version at the time of publication, lets you perform manual updates using the built-in Windows Update feature.
Have updated all important updates, tried to get Vista SP1, Sp2 etc.
Microsoft has basically stripped back the menu bar and hidden all of the tools and functions within a set of compact icons, placed subtly at the top-right of the interface.
It allows you to see pages in a very large viewing space.
IE has also finally decided to support tabbed browsing.
It includes a ‘New tab’ button for instant opening, plus an ingenious ‘Quick Tabs’ button, which opens up thumbnail previews of all your opened tabs in one screen and, unlike Firefox, IE 7 actually has a close button on each tab.