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Which Browser Do You Use?

View Poll Results: Which Browser Do You Use?

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  • Internet Explorer

    13 29.55%
  • Google Chrome

    13 29.55%
  • Mozilla Firefox

    9 20.45%
  • Opera

    3 6.82%
  • Other

    6 13.64%
  1. #1

    Where The Wild Things Are...
    Posts : 222
    Windows 7 Ultimate / Windows 8 Pro

    Which Browser Do You Use?

    Out of curiosity, which Web Browser do you use on your Windows 8 computer/tablet?

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  2. #2

    Posts : 419
    Windows 8.1 x64

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  3. #3

    Posts : 179
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64 with Media Center

    IE 10 with Fanboy tracking protection list + smartscreen filter = very safe and fast browsing experience. Tried firefox, but its performace in cold startup is slow (4 - 5 seconds with Adblock plus) unlike IE 10 Desktop mode where it launches in less than 1/2 second after cold boot. Google Chrome has their irritating googleupdater so I won't ever install it. I tried Chromium (a.k.a. alpha version of Chrome), but it's too unstable although on par with IE 10 when working properly.
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  4. #4

    South Coast NSW, Australia
    Posts : 615
    Windows 8.1 'Ultimate' RTM 64 bit (Pro/WMC).

    Primary browser - IE10.
    Secondary browser - Firefox.
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  5. #5

    Posts : 2,156
    Win7 Ult on DIY; Win8 Pro on MBP/Parallels; Win7 Ult on MBP/Boot Camp; Win7 Ult/Win8 Pro on HP

    Chrome. Only dislike one thing about it. Can't reload all tabs at once.
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  6. #6

    I use chrome for cross platform support, synced bookmarks on every computer that I use. And the sync also handles my add-ons, so they auto install on whatever compute that I have synced.
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  7. #7

    Earth - I wish I was on Risa
    Posts : 78
    Windows 7 Enterprise (x64), Windows 8 Enterprise (x64), Windows Server 2012

    IE or FireFox, don't use Chrome too much spyware in it, wish it didn't log everything you do, UGH!
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  8. #8

    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    I have win 8 Pro.
    My IE crashes a lot for some reason.
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  9. #9

    Posts : 214
    Windows 8 Pro w/Media Center, Windows RT

    Chrome on my Windows 8 desktop and IE10 on my Asus Windows RT tab.
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  10. #10

    Posts : 141
    Win 7 & Win 8

    I use (WaterFox 64Bit) 2 seconds to load but very reliable runs everything…
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