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Internet Explorer 9

   

   What’s New:

Watch a video on what’s changed in IE9

Notification Bar:

Internet Explorer 9 displays notifications that require action at the bottom of your screen. Keep an eye out for this bar as websites may not display correctly if you ignore the prompt.

 

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Other New Features:

   

Find Familiar Features:

Send & Print Pages

Internet Explorer 8:
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Internet Explorer 9:
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Access Favorites:

Internet Explorer 8:
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Internet Explorer 9:
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Exporting from Ben

If your department uses Ben, please be aware that if you click File-> Export in PO Manager, the TSV file no longer opens automatically. In IE9, the file opens in a window behind the current one and requires you to click open or save.

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Other Changes

  • Internet Explorer 9 will reorder your favorites drop-down in A-Z order.
  • If you had Google toolbar installed, it will need to be re-installed after the update. Please contact itshelp@law.upenn.edu for assistance. NOTE: In IE 9, you can just type search terms directly in the URL bar and hit return and it will search Google.
  • For a full list of IE 9 features, visit Microsoft’s Discover Internet Explorer 9 page.

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