Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Browser for your computer


what browser are you running? Do you like it and why do you like it?

I am running IE 7 on my laptop and IE 8 & Chrome on my desktop. I use Chrome when I am playing the game FarmTown through Facebook because the game doesn't run correctly w/ IE 8.

Answer Question
 
SherriX2

Asked by SherriX2 at 2:36 AM on Jan. 3, 2010 in Technology

Level 7 (206 Credits)
Answers (8)
  • I'll be interested to hear what everyone else says. I have IE 7 and hate it on my desktop. It always says not responing...and often interferes with other things, but I don't know what other options there are.
    CoCoMom89

    Answer by CoCoMom89 at 8:15 AM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • Firefox is my favorite. Thats what we run on all of our computers.
    My husband like to refer to IE as Internet Exploder.
    sopheeahsmommy

    Answer by sopheeahsmommy at 10:38 PM on Jan. 3, 2010

  • I am using Firefox's latest version 3.5.7

    I don't recommend using IE 8 ((Internet Explorer)) ...as it's still sorta beta in my opinion....it has some issues that microsoft still needs to work out.

    I don't recommend Chrome, because it reports home to papa...and I'm not fond of my surfing habits being 'spyed' upon. (Whether for marketing...or whatever reasons they have.)

    However, IE 7 is the minimum requirement if you choose to use IE.

    Want more computer help? - Check out my group:
    http://www.cafemom.com/group/ComputerHelp
    PinkSodaPop

    Answer by PinkSodaPop at 5:55 PM on Jan. 6, 2010

  • Will be changing very soon as IE sucks...
    doglovergranny

    Answer by doglovergranny at 6:53 PM on Jan. 6, 2010

  • I deal with computers at work and download our software onto our customers computers and it requies IE7 or IE8 and between those 2 we all like 7 better bc it's less buggy, but I personally like Chrome and Firefox. I have Firefox and IE7 on my laptop and IE7 messes up on the laptop a lot but its not bc of IE it's bc of the amount of RAM on the laptop (needs a little more) and it sometimes makes IE run slow.
    I'm on my cousin's Mac right now using Safari and I like it. No problems all night.
    misspriss_1987

    Answer by misspriss_1987 at 11:39 PM on Jan. 8, 2010

  • Thank you,if I use FF should I delete IE from my system?

    SherriX2

    Answer by SherriX2 at 2:31 PM on Jan. 10, 2010

  • IE 8 google chrome cus its quicker
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 8:31 AM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I'm running Google Chrome and I love it. Before that, it was Mozilla Firefox. I despise Explorer in any incarnation.
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 11:30 AM on Nov. 12, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN