Internet Explorer Alternatives

    Internet Explorer is described as 'Windows Internet Explorer (IE) is a graphical web browser developed by Microsoft and has been included as part of the Windows operating system since 1995' and is a well-known app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Internet Explorer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Mozilla Firefox, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Internet Explorer are Google Chrome (Free), Vivaldi (Free), Opera (Free) and Chromium (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 16, 2021

    1. Dooble is a new Open Source Web browser that focuses on compactness, security, and stability. Dooble is the only Web browser that encodes a user's browsing information.
    2. xombrero is a minimalist web browser with sophisticated security features designed-in, rather than through an add-on after-the-fact.


      xombrero has been retired and is no longer under development and supported. Last version, 1.6.4, released in February 2015, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

    3. GreenBrowser is a free web browser based on Internet Explorer 's core. GreenBrowser is claimed to be open source software, although this is inconsistent with it being based upon Internet Explorer code.


      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 6.9.1223, released in December 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    4. Mercury Browser is a FULLSCREEN web browser with TABS for iOS and Android. The clean UI and rich features make it the best replacement for Safari.


      The apps are no longer updated. The iOS version is no longer available on the AppStore. The Firefox extension is not compatible with Firefox 57. Android version and Chrome extension, released in 2014/2015, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store and Chrome Web Store

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      INTERNET EXPLORER FOR YOUR MAC AND CHROMEBOOK Supports Java / Silverlight / Shockwave / Flash Easily switch between Internet Explorer versions (IE7, IE8, IE9, IE10, IE11).
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    5. Browzar is based on the Internet Explorer engine, which means its such a small file that it only takes seconds to download.


      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0, released in January 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      jumanji is a highly customizable and functional web browser based on the libwebkit web content engine and the gtk+ toolkit.
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    6. xScope Browser is a fast way to browse the web and your files.
      [An early paid version of xScope browser (version 6.5) is available for FREE at ].

      Clean, minimal overhead = best performance.


      The project seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 7.27, released in November 2013, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store.

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    7. Exsoul Web Browser makes your browsing faster and richer and has usability which ensures the comfortable Internet use. Features: - Go back or forward across several histories at once.
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    8. Tungsten is a simple web browser, with convenience features: * Double rendering engines (Blink and Trident) * Groupable multilevel * Splittable window per group * Local App. capturing * and more ...
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