IE8 is it final or RC1on this link

  sunnystaines 08:15 20 Mar 2009
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click here

the site gives impression of final build but newsletters indicate RC1

  ^wave^ 08:22 20 Mar 2009

down loaded at 1600 yesterday its the final release up until 1600 it said rc1 but that went

  crosstrainer 08:44 20 Mar 2009

Being offered via Windows update....I have been using it with Windows 7 Beta, and have found few bugs....Might be best to wait until it comes down the update path.

  sunnystaines 09:36 20 Mar 2009

thanks for the replies.

  rawprawn 09:48 20 Mar 2009

I have just tried it again (I tried it about a month ago) and again there were problems (IE has a problem and must close) I have reverted back to IE7 with IE7 Pro which I much prefer with no problems.

  Stuartli 10:43 20 Mar 2009

This is the Microsoft link I used to download IE8 (final version):

click here

The download link is on the top left hand side of the page.

  sunnystaines 11:07 20 Mar 2009

My feedback ie7pro works ok on IE8 but I am finding IE8 a lot slower but a noticeable amount to open pages than IE7.

I also use firefox and have noticed since install of IE8 that if I view a video clip on media player from firefox it will not close I have to use close program.

I will stay with it in case it needs a few boot ups to settle down.

  Graphicool1 12:23 20 Mar 2009

This can't possibly be the finished software. It has too many bugs and is painfully slow. Is it possible to roll back to IE7

  crosstrainer 15:02 20 Mar 2009

Simply uninstall ie8, you will be left with 7

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