Run Windows Update (and other pages that need IE) in Firefox!

Thanks to a new invention by PCMan (Hong Jen Yee), this extension let’s you choose the engine to use (gecko or IE) for a webpage, much like Netscape does. One great use of this is the ability to run Mircosoft Update in Firefox:

Now you’ll never need to open IE to view a webpage again!

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  • hanzahar
    Posted January 2, 2006 at 9:51 am 0Likes


    can you tell me where did you get this theme?


  • Robin Monks
    Posted January 2, 2006 at 9:15 pm 0Likes

    Sure, it’s available in’s vide array of themes, it’s called “Regulus”.


  • ocamsrazor
    Posted January 3, 2006 at 1:23 am 0Likes

    I was using the IE view extension but when I accidentally clicked, “always view this page using IE view”, I was screwed. I had to delete the extension to correct the problem and when I re-installed it the setting I made mistakenly remained. Any thoughts on how to correct the problem?

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