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Yeah of course anyone can be like well I use IE it hasn't been bad to me. That is the same thing as a MAC, it will work just fine, but you can do SO much more on a PC, as you can firefox. It just makes sense to stop being stubborn and get FF.
    
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yuppers....try it and love it
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Nice, gonna check it out soon .
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Yeah of course anyone can be like well I use IE it hasn't been bad to me. That is the same thing as a MAC, it will work just fine, but you can do SO much more on a PC, as you can firefox. It just makes sense to stop being stubborn and get FF.
It also makes since to stop being such a fanboy but then again that just my opinon.
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Why do people get so bent out of shape about which browser people use?

I mean honestly, who cares? Use what you like and be happy. Do you go around pushing your religion on other people? No. So stop doing it with software.
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Well maybe they do go around pushing their religon on people, just not on this forum because they would get an infraction .

One of the features in IE I really like is when you name a favorite OCN, then just simply type ocn into the adress bar, it will go there. I've named most of the sites i visit to 3 letter abbreviations now, and it seems to be a feature that Firefox has overlooked.

I have no problem with switching to firefox, but really it doesn't seem to offer any advantage over IE for my use, and there are still a few disadvantages. Someday I'm sure I'll be a firefox user, but that will not be for a few years yet.

BTW what is up with all the linux/firefox people always screaming about security? I can't remember the last time I had any sort of security issue, and I just use plain windows with a virus checker and default IE, and all the firewalls I can find turned off so I can play my games nicely lol.
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post #26 of 61
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What do you find good about IE? Firefox is faster, more secure, better looking, and more functionality.. What else could you need?
i agree with you
    
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Yes,Firefox is better in some aspect in contrast to IE but sometimes IE also works very good i have both in my system can anybody tell is it okay to install both in one system?
post #28 of 61
If you don't like the look of standard firefox, get a theme called "whitehart", then you can have the best looking browser by far with the best security too.

I have nothing against IE... other than that it completely sucks.

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post #29 of 61
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Well the Europeans do hate MS, so figures from there are a little misleading. I still use IE, but maybe by the time they get to FireFox 4 they will finally be better then IE for me and I'll switch.
I am a bit confused on how they aren't now...
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Yes,Firefox is better in some aspect in contrast to IE but sometimes IE also works very good i have both in my system can anybody tell is it okay to install both in one system?
Actually, it is recommended to always keep IE on your machine.
    
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