ie4 compatibility mode (was: RE: [thelist] using ie5.5 && ie5 )

Aylard JA (James) jaylard at
Wed Nov 15 15:33:12 CST 2000


> the most significant difference I found (enough to not use it), was that
> (IE4 compat) still uses the IE5 scripting engine, which is a major reason
> why we'd want to test against it. ugh. Almost there, but not quite.

	In fact, as I understand it, you can upgrade a native version of IE
with a newer version of the scripting engine -- making it theoretically
possible to run IE 3 using JScript or VBScript 5.5. I've never tried it,

James Aylard

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