[thelist] Switching back to Mac

Paul Bennett paul at web-business-pack.com
Thu Oct 28 17:45:27 CDT 2004

Chris George wrote:

>>It's much easier to use a PC to view mulitple copies of IE. I 
>>primarily use Macs but I have one test PC with an XP 
>>partition containing every major version of IE. They are only 
>>a few Mb's each.
>>These work fine to preview a webpage design -which is the 
>>whole point- but will crash if you do much else. Here is the 
>>explanation of how it is done.
>What do you mean by "preview"? Do you mean open a static web site, look
>at it, and close it? 
yes, it tends to die horribly *and* corrupt your main install of IE (eg: 
version 6) a lot of the time (personal experience on 3 different PC's), 
meaning you *may* need to reinstall your newest IE version.

When this hack came out it was a 'WOW!', then upon use (for me) it 
became a 'oh...damn'

Paul B

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