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This article was published on September 15, 2010

    IE9 Gets Download Manager and Better Add-on Management

    IE9 Gets Download Manager and Better Add-on Management
    Manan Kakkar
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    Manan Kakkar

    Manan is a Telecommunications engineer who's been following Microsoft and Apple for a couple of years. Fascinated by end user technology he Manan is a Telecommunications engineer who's been following Microsoft and Apple for a couple of years. Fascinated by end user technology he shares his thoughts in more than 140 characters and in 140 or less on twitter (@manan)

    After 8 versions of IE, Internet Explorer 9 finally introduces the download manager. The neat implementation is the download pop-up isn’t annoying anymore. Screenshots:

    dwnld-mgr

    Before the release of IE9, the IE team talked about developing add-ons that are efficient and don’t affect system performance. Realizing the add-ons problem, IE9 introduces a screen to disable add-ons based on load times. Screenshot:

    addons