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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.



Other New Features:


Find Familiar Features:

Send & Print Pages

Internet Explorer 8:
Internet Explorer 9:

Access Favorites:

Internet Explorer 8:
Internet Explorer 9:


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.


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 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.

Latest Tips

  • The Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction, also known as CALI, provides online interactive tutorials on various legal subjects.  Tutorials are authored by law faculty and peer reviewed by a member of the CALI Editorial Board.  Here is information on how to create an account and access the materials.
  • With so many digital tools that require passwords, it’s difficult to create memorable passwords that are both unique and hard to guess. Use LastPass to get control of your passwords for National Cyber Security Awareness Month!