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post #31 of 54
im using the RC now.
the beta was not liking my custom windows themes and made text impossible to read. they fixed that with the RC!
but facebook looks blurry compared to chrome. its the only website that does that too.
is there any way i can fix the blurryness?

chrome is still my main browser tho
    
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turn off the stupid compatibility profile things?

:edit:
compatibility view...whatever lol
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I have tried every browser, and IE has allways felt faster to me on my pc.
I tried the beta of IE9 and it had a wierd glitch that caused me to click on buttons that I didnt meant to, so i had to switch back to ie8.

That issue has now been fixed and I am quite happy with IE9 now.
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All in all, if it weren't for the plug-ins, I'd use IE instead of FF for as my alt browser (excluding Iron). FF hasn't been right since 2.x

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I have tried every browser, and IE has allways felt faster to me on my pc.
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Its so modern it doesn't even support modern web standards. IE is still off in the corner doing its own thing.

Oh well. Still better than Firefox 4's ugly GPU rendering.
    
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I tested it buffering a 1080p off of youtube and it got one of my GPUs up to 12% load with gpu acceleration. I was pretty impressed although I don't know if i will switch from my chrome and firefox mix.

edit: chrome only got one gpu to 4% load.

edit 2: firefox only got one gpu to 4% load.
Edited by the.FBI - 3/15/11 at 3:09pm
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A lot of people won't upgrade to this simply because they can't. Windows XP users are excluded.
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Quote:
Internet Explorer
Nope.
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i just have no incentive to switch from my beloved chrome to IE9. my internet is the bottleneck during browsing with chrome and IE9 so ill stick with chrome till IE9 has something revolutionary besides finally competing with other browsers.
post #40 of 54
start up is even faster than IE8, which is the fastest browser in term of start up times. aweosme!
also i love the new minimalistic interface. makes more verticle rooms for sites unsupported for widescreen like fb

now i use ff and c too but i've always been an ie fan because when i was 6, it was the browser that my sister teach me how to use
i also like it's integration with windows
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