[thelist] problems with mutilple versions of IE on windows? (was: Switching back to Mac)

Sarah Sweeney mr.sanders at designshift.com
Fri Oct 29 09:17:30 CDT 2004

>> 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'

Personally, I haven't had any problems with this on my work or home 
computer, nor have I heard of anyone else who has. I think if you're 
very careful to follow the instructions exactly, you should be fine. 
When in doubt, create a restore point before going through with the 

Sarah Sweeney  ::  Web Developer & Programmer

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