Internet Explorer 5.2 for Mac

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by RedCroissant, Oct 23, 2013.

  1. RedCroissant Suspended

    Aug 13, 2011
    This might be kind of a lame thread to start, but I wanted to let peopel know that I am actually logged into MacRumors right now on an iMac G5 20" 1.8GHz using Internet exploer for Mac! Ha Ha. Yes, this is true.

    The funny thing is that th tabs didn't show up properly and I had to guess where the forums tab was to log in(which took 3 attempts), but it works!!!

    And yes, I might be a little crazy to use IE for Mac, btu I wanted to try it anyway.
  2. eyoungren, Oct 24, 2013
    Last edited: Oct 24, 2013

    eyoungren macrumors Core


    Aug 31, 2011
    ten-zero-eleven-zero-zero by zero-two
    Nah, not crazy. I fire up IE sometimes just to go back to 2004 or so every once in a while. In fact I have a plethora of old browsers, all collected over time because I usually never delete older apps.

    Mozilla, Chimera, Netscape, Navigator (two different versions of the app, named differently) and so on.

    They are all still useful for little things. Or just screwing around. :D

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  3. OpTic Jayex macrumors regular

    OpTic Jayex

    Sep 1, 2013
    Broken Arrow
    I use it occasionally on my Mom's G5. It's just so old! Did people actually like this?!
  4. Jessica Lares macrumors G3

    Jessica Lares

    Oct 31, 2009
    Near Dallas, Texas, USA
    LOL, it used to be the default browser at school on the G5s in 2003.
  5. Goftrey macrumors 68000


    May 20, 2011
    Wales, UK
    It was (arguably) the best around back in the day & shipped as the default browser on all Macs through 1997(?) & 2003 (with the introduction of Safari).
  6. Graeme43 macrumors 6502a


    Sep 11, 2006
    Great Britain (Glasgow)
    IE works great for macintosh garden website :D

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  7. havokalien macrumors 6502a


    Apr 27, 2006
    Kelso, Wa
    When it installed

    When I do fresh installs I don't delete it. It works well for the systems it's on.

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