1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

IE5 IE6 Confused?????

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by kevineatspen, Oct 5, 2003.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. kevineatspen

    kevineatspen Thread Starter

    Sep 19, 2003
    Hi. I have IE6 or so it says when I click the about IE in thehelp menu. What I'd like to know is, why when I'm watching something like an online virus scan run or checking my temporary internet files are they shown as being IE 5 content?
  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    IE6 is a continuation of the IE 5 "family" of browser.
    There are fundamental differences with IE versions below 5.
    MS chose to continue with the folder naming convention started with IE5 even after loading/upgrading to higher versions.
    Can't say it worries me.
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/169778

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice