How-to: Use Compatibility View in Internet Explorer

Posted Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 11:25 pm by: JS No Comments  

The Internet is an ever evolving place. Therefore, some webpages are bound to get left behind and not be updated for years.  As Internet browsers evolve past these archaic websites, there may be some issues viewing them, because they were designed to be viewed with much older software. Fortunately, Microsoft has included the Compatibility View option in Internet Explorer 8 and 9 for viewing some of these older pages. This option may however cause newer webpages not to appear correctly. Below are links to articles provided by Microsoft which cover this topic is more detail.

Internet Explorer 8

Internet Explorer 9

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JS has grown up around computers and has developed a wealth of end-user experience. Technology interests include robotics, vintage video games, music gear, multimedia software, home security and Internet security.

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