IE(Internet Explorer) 9.0 Final(RTW) Released – Version 9.0.8112.16421

Microsoft has today released the final version of Internet Explorer(IE) 9.0.

The version number of the final build would be 9.0.8112.16421 (RTW – Release to Web).

New features that make its appearance in IE9 include:

  • Streamlined design with compact user interface.
  • Pinned Sites for accessing frequently visited web pages directly from the taskbar on Windows 7 desktop.
  • Download Manager with ability to pause and restart a download.
  • Enhanced tabs browsing with ability to tear-off tabs out of Internet Explorer to open the tab’s webpage in a new window, and snap tabs for side-by-side viewing.
  • New Tab page with listing of most often and frequently visited webpages.
  • Search in the address bar with search suggestions support.
  • Notification Bar appears at the bottom of Internet Explorer.
  • Add-on Performance Advisor
  • GPU hardware acceleration to speed up graphics-heavy tasks like video streaming or online gaming.
  • Tracking Protection to limit the browser’s communication with certain websites to help keep information private.
  • ActiveX Filtering.

People who is intending to install IE9 should take note the following items:

  • IE9 is not supported on Windows XP, and hence not available for Windows XP.

Download the IE 9 from Microsoft Download Center

Courtesy : My Digital Life & Microsoft Download Center

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