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Old 08-05-2012, 03:27 AM   #11
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Default Re: Creating a web browser

Originally Posted by Silvalite View Post
I used to use Visual Basic to make web browsers but then I stopped. I just use either chrome or firefox now because the web browser tool in VB is acually just internet explorer without all the toolbars and plug-ins
Bang on - when most people say they "made a browser", they mean they hacked one together using something like VB which has a built in browser component. Not that this is a bad thing per-se, but definitely isn't creating your own from scratch... and as pointed out you'll likely just end up with the penultimate IE without some of its features.

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