Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th May 2006 22:14 UTC
Internet Explorer Microsoft has said that the version of IE7 for Vista will differ slightly from the one for XP and down. "I want to announce that we will be naming the version of IE7 in Windows Vista 'Internet Explorer 7+'. While all versions of IE7 are built from the same code base, there are some important differences in IE7+, most significantly the addition of Windows Vista-only features like Protected Mode, Parental Controls, and improved Network Diagnostics. These features take advantage of big changes in Windows Vista and weren't practical to bring downlevel."
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by Pseudo Cyborg on Mon 29th May 2006 22:42 UTC
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If these were/are Vista-specific changes, why bother listing them as IE7 features at all? If they're Vista updates then that's fine. If they're IE7 changes, then they appear to be tied to the OS--which I believe was ruled illegal in the US and other countries.

Am I missing something?

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