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Old 12-17-2004, 10:43 AM   #11
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lol , media player isn't that bad, i wanted 10 but 2000 doesn't support it so i am using 9
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Old 12-17-2004, 06:30 PM   #12
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Go Internet Explorer

Go Windows Media Player

Go Microsoft!

I don't get any popups, any spyware, any adware, no viruses - and I ONLY use Internet Explorer without an Anti-Virus or a Firewall other than Windows XP SP2 Firewall.

Its not that Internet Explorer is bad; its that you can't handle her
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Old 12-17-2004, 07:30 PM   #13
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Go Internet Explorer
Dude, are you serious ?? I.E is the worst browser you can use , next to Netscape.....This is the top browser hunted by viruses, trojans & hacker's.....I think there should be an option to disable it.

I will never use that OS ever again....Especially for Windows Updates.
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Old 12-18-2004, 03:51 AM   #14
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i would like to see other broswers handle the pressure that IE is under

everyone nows Microsoft making it a prime target
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Old 12-18-2004, 09:05 PM   #15
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Firefox is nice, but if you really hate those popups and everything from IE, then jsut download 'hijack this'. Can prob find it on google just download it and scan then select the thigns you want to get rid of (be VERY careful about what you choose) and then click 'Fix selected'. That will definately get rid of spyware/adware/and some popups.
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Old 12-22-2004, 09:16 PM   #16
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screw microsft lovers :P but im stuck with it >_> macs are better but yeh they dont have most of the features i like
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Old 12-23-2004, 12:56 AM   #17
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firefox!!!!!!!!!www.mozilla.org
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Old 12-23-2004, 06:17 AM   #18
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firefox!!!!!!!!!www.mozilla.org
i am using FireFox and the best part of the software is the Tabs where you can have differnet websites in the same window, saves lots of task bar space.
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Old 12-23-2004, 11:33 AM   #19
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yea maxthon (which i use) does the same thing, keeps all browsing pages in one window...much easier to manage. and maxthon's got awesome popup blocking
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Old 12-23-2004, 03:32 PM   #20
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yay!! for firefox!!!! tabbed is the best!!! so is popup blocking!! now I can finally relax when im surfin the net. is great!!
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