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21-02-2001, 02:49 PM
I am using IE5.0 and am thinking I should upgrade to IE5.5 to plug security holes. It's been around a while now. Would I do best to install 5.1 or 5.5 and will it also upgrade my outlook express programme. I use win 98 on a pentium 166mmx with 96mb sdram

23-02-2001, 09:32 PM
My advice would be don't do it. I upgraded to IE5.5 and I have had no end of trouble with it. So much so that I am going back to the 4.72 version. My net connection speed and reliability has dropped dramatically. Maybe try netscape, another option I am contemplating

23-02-2001, 09:32 PM
My advice would be don't do it. I upgraded to IE5.5 and I have had no end of trouble with it. So much so that I am going back to the 4.72 version. My net connection speed and reliability has dropped dramatically. Maybe try netscape, another option I am contemplating.

24-02-2001, 12:42 AM
I prefer IE 5.5 to 5 or 5.01
It seems a lot more stable

24-02-2001, 05:00 PM
Thanks for replies,
I did the upgrade to 5.5 It seems to be working much the same as 5.0. I do have a fair amount of ram. I guess it depends on what type of system you have (Hardware.
Will just have to see how it goes. I thought it would have also upgraded outlook express but it hasn't