During the last yr, you will have observed our motion away from Web Explorer (“IE”) help, corresponding to an announcement of the top of IE help by Microsoft 365 on-line companies. In the present day, we’re on the subsequent stage of that journey: we’re saying that the way forward for Web Explorer on Home windows 10 is in Microsoft Edge. Not solely is Microsoft Edge a sooner, safer and extra fashionable looking expertise than Web Explorer, however it is usually capable of tackle a key concern: compatibility for older, legacy web sites and purposes. Microsoft Edge has Web Explorer mode (“IE mode”) in-built, so you’ll be able to entry these legacy Web Explorer-based web sites and purposes straight from Microsoft Edge. With Microsoft Edge able to assuming this duty and extra, the Web Explorer 11 desktop utility will probably be retired and exit of help on June 15, 2022, for sure variations of Home windows 10.
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