Red Sox Win the World Series!

Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox, the 2004 World Series Champions! It is amazing to think that they not only won the World Series for the first time since 1918, but they did it in extraordinary fashion, winning 8 straight games against two of the best teams in baseball. Before I started working with a…


Tweakomatic Utility for IE Settings

The information published in this post is now out-of-date and one or more links are invalid. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 I got an email thread the other day that started out with the question of how to add a trusted site into “LocalSystem”‘s IE setting via command line or script (which is good question,…


Scripting Debugging in Internet Explorer

The information published in this post is now out-of-date and one or more links are invalid. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 I thought I’d take a couple minutes to talk about Script Debugging and Internet Explorer. Script debugging is turned off by default you can enable it by going to:Tools->Internet Options…->Advanced->Disable Script Debugging Prior to…


“IE Shines on Broken Code” Story on Slashdot

The information published in this post is now out-of-date and one or more links are invalid. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 Slashdot picked up a story from Bugtraq entitled Web browsers – a mini-farce in which Michael Zalewski talks about feeding a variety of browsers a healthy dose of bad content over 2 hours and…


Compatibility, or “Just Don’t Break My Site!”

The information published in this post is now out-of-date and one or more links are invalid. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 We’ve had more than a few comments suggesting that IE works too hard at backwards compatibility, and we cater to those people who “don’t code their pages correctly”, or people who otherwise “didn’t do…


A fresh IE security update

The information published in this post is now out-of-date. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 Earlier this week we released the latest security update for IE, MS04-038. We’ve been working on this since XPSP2 shipped, and it’s nice to see it made available to customers on Windows Update. This update addresses, among other issues, the drag…


Opting in to the Information Bar

The information published in this post is now out-of-date and one or more links are invalid. —IEBlog Editor, 20 August 2012 So this is my first post on this blog, my name is Phil Nachreiner, I’m a developer on the IE team.  I’ll post more about myself in another time, but I’d like to talk…