Microsoft Internet Explorer

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0Often abbreviated as IE or MSIE, Microsoft Internet Explorer was first introduced in August 1995 as Internet Explorer 1.0 and first included with Microsoft Windows 95. Internet Explorer has been included with all versions of Windows since then. As of June 2015, the latest version of Internet Explorer is IE 11.

Internet Explorer is a strong competitor with other Internet browsers, including Google Chrome and Firefox, and today it is still one of the most widely used browsers on the Internet. The image is an example of what Internet Explorer 7.0 looks like with the Computer Hope homepage.

Note: With the introduction of Windows 10, Microsoft introduced Microsoft Edge a browser it hopes replaces Internet Explorer in the future.

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Also see: Browser, Compatibility View, Internet, Internet terms