|User-Agent Name||Internet Explorer 8.0 [12 items]|
|User-agent String||Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; GTB6; .NET CLR 2.0.50727)|
|First Visit||Apr 21, 2009 15:55 PDT|
|Last Visit||Jan 02, 2013 22:42 PST|
Last updated: Nov 29, 2009 18:23 PST
Windows Internet Explorer 8 (abbreviated IE8) is the latest web browser developed by Microsoft in the long running Internet Explorer browser series. The browser was released on March 19, 2009 for Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008, and Windows 7. Both 32-bit and 64-bit builds are available. It is the successor to Internet Explorer 7, released in 2006, and is the default browser for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems except in Europe.
Add a Web Slice and you won't have to go back to the same website again and again for updates on news, stock quotes, online auctions, weather, or even sports scores. Now those updates will come to you. Web Slices provide up-to-the-minute information on the sites you care about most in one convenient place on the new Favorites bar.
Help protect your privacy with new InPrivate Browsing and InPrivate Filtering. Surf, shop for that special gift, or use a shared computer without leaving a trace.
Search smarter and find what you want quicker. Internet Explorer 8 combines your browsing history with detailed suggestions from your favorite search providers to give you more targeted search results. Let the Instant Search Box speed you along with image and text suggestions that appear as you type.