firefox v IE

  thosebananas 18:15 07 Jan 2008
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i hear talk that firefox is better than ie. i using firefox and like some of the features, like the download bar and the weather. what else apart from these features actually makes it better?

  skidzy 18:21 07 Jan 2008

For me;

Its quicker
Ease of use from the Tools menu,as i run Firefox with Javascript disabled to block some of those annoying ads.
Using a simple addon like IETab helps me display those pages that Firefox will not while Javascript is disabled,not to mention its more secure.

  laurie53 20:06 07 Jan 2008

It doesn't hang or crash the computer!

  Squirrel1 20:41 07 Jan 2008

It might be me, but, I have noticed that Firefox takes longer to start-up than IE.
This is on a variety of computers. Are there some settings that need changing?

  [email protected] 20:45 07 Jan 2008

firefox preloader can load up elements of firefox into memory that pretty much start it instantly.
click here

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