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Don't go to rough on me but I am looking for an alternative browser to IE9.

I know that there are better but I like IE9 for the gesture control. I just can't do without it.

So here is a list of what I want the browser to do.

Gesture control, ability to open last pages if I accentently close it, not a resource hog and open tab in same brwoser.

Simple request. I do not care about loading page speeds as IE9 does just fine for me. The reason for wanting something else is every now and then on IE9 I have to completely close the browser and restart it because pics and things will not load, text only. It has gotten real anoying.

I never turn my computer off so I think this is why it does that.

I have tried palemoon, avant and firefox. I absolutely do not want firefox.

Add on's are not a big item for me.

Any help is appreciated.
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post #2 of 14
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Originally Posted by antonio8 View Post
Don't go to rough on me but I am looking for an alternative browser to IE9.

I know that there are better but I like IE9 for the gesture control. I just can't do without it.

So here is a list of what I want the browser to do.

Gesture control, ability to open last pages if I accentently close it, not a resource hog and open tab in same brwoser.

Simple request. I do not care about loading page speeds as IE9 does just fine for me. The reason for wanting something else is every now and then on IE9 I have to completely close the browser and restart it because pics and things will not load, text only. It has gotten real anoying.

I never turn my computer off so I think this is why it does that.

I have tried palemoon, avant and firefox. I absolutely do not want firefox.

Add on's are not a big item for me.

Any help is appreciated.

Fierfox will do everything you want/need....

why you so against it?

You can use google chrome, or opera...

ALso, this isn't news, don't post in the news section
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post #3 of 14
Chrome. Also, wrong section.
For gesture control: https://chrome.google.com/extensions...l=en&q=gesture

Edit: ^ Firefox is a resource hog.
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oops.

sorry about the section.

how do i move it?
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oops.

sorry about the section.

how do i move it?
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firefox has all the things you asked for
   
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post #7 of 14
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firefox has all the things you asked for
Read the thread, already suggested (and cut down due to it being a "resource hog")
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but firefox 4 beta is fast though, internet explorer uses just as much iirc
   
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post #9 of 14
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but firefox 4 beta is fast though, internet explorer uses just as much iirc
speed is not an issue. resource space is.

anyone using chrome. how is it's bookmark section? does it open it single line or different pages?
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post #10 of 14
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Originally Posted by antonio8 View Post
speed is not an issue. resource space is.

anyone using chrome. how is it's bookmark section? does it open it single line or different pages?
I don't understand the question. You can have a bookmark bar at the top that has your top few bookmarks, then if you want to see more, it's a dropdown.

Also, claiming you don't want firefox because it is a resource hog, YET you seem to have been content with the RAM-Gobbling monster that is IE, confuses the hell out of me.

I don't use FF either for just that reason, but I haven't used IE in over 7 years, except to install another browser.
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