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Tagged #ie

Remote Test IE

Log in with a Microsoft account and then remote-desktop to the latest version of IE

HTML5 enabling script

Get IE to acknowledge HTML5 tags


PIE makes Internet Explorer 6-8 capable of rendering several of the most useful CSS3 decoration features, including border-radius, box-shadow and linear-gradient

Much Ado About IE6

Digg’s research suggests many IE6 users aren’t upgrading because they’re viewing at work and aren’t allowed

John Resig - HTML5 Shiv

Use document.createElement(“xyz”) on IE6 to support the new HTML5 tags

DD_belatedPNG: better PNG background-image support in IE6

Supports background-position and background-repeat

Code: Flickr Developer Blog » On UI Quality (The Little Things): Client-side Image Resizing

Make IE6/7 resize images smoothly. Flickr uses these techniques to show 75x75 images at 48x48

@font-face in IE: Making Web Fonts Work — Jon Tan 陳

Jon suggests using both @font-face and .eot files to support both Webkit and IE

Feed IE 6 with a basic stylesheet

Reminder of how to serve special stylesheets to IE


Make IE behave correctly, including CSS selectors

Making Internet Explorer use PNG Alpha transparency

I’d always thought this trick didn’t work for CSS backgrounds but apparently not so. To test…

The problem with pixels / Wilson Miner Live

“Shout it from the rooftops: It’s okay to size text in pixels!”

Download details: IE App Compat VHD

VirtualPC images for testing IE6/7

Microsoft takes email design back 5 years - Campaign Monitor Blog

Inexplicably Outlook 2007 won’t support background images, background colours, floats, position and screws up the box model. It actually uses the Word rendering engine!

spam: the movie - malevolent design weblog

Sending video in email (to Outlook and other IE email renderers) using the dynsrc attribute

IE Tab :: Mozilla Add-ons :: Add Features to Mozilla Software

Open sites in IE in a Firefox tab

xlab » Exploring Internet Explorer 7

Round-up of the new CSS additions/omissions from the new IE7 beta build

Internet Explorer 5 for Mac

It’s the final countdown… : Why You Should Consider Budgeting a Site Redesign for Firefox 1.5 Now (Yes Firefox)

Some good amunition for responding to the blinkered

IE Tab

Open a tab in Firefox that renders with IE