Reach beyond the page
Now you can get more tasks done more quickly on the web. Accelerators provide instant access to information.
Simply highlight a word or phrase on a page and discover a faster way to get the information you need.
Smart Address Bar
Internet Explorer 8 helps you find where you want to go as you type the address of your desired website. Type single words into the Smart Address Bar, and they will be matched to simple domain names, making web surfing fast and efficient.
Peace of mind
With industry-leading security features like InPrivate, you can browse and shop confidently using Internet Explorer 8, wherever you go on the web, knowing you have control over the protection of your personal information.
Internet Explorer 8 has a minimum requirement for the following Operating Systems:
- Windows Vista or Vista SP1
- Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3)