Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Internet Explorer 10 is coming to Windows 7 (but later then expected)

I probably missed the announcement somewhere, but last week I saw this post by Rob Mauceri mentioning that IE10 will become an update for Windows 7. That’s great news, I was afraid that Window 7 users would have to miss the goodness that IE 10 offers.

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That was the good news, the bad news is that we’ll have to wait longer as expected(most people thought that IE 10 would become available to Windows 7 after the Windows 8 release).

To quote Rob Mauceri, Group Program Manager, Internet Explorer:

“As we approach general availability of Windows 8, we want to provide an update on IE10 for Windows 7. We will release a preview of IE10 on Windows 7 in mid-November, with final availability to follow as we collect developer and customer feedback.”

So no official release date yet Bedroefde emoticon.

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