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IE team congratulates Mozilla on shipping Firefox 2 (FF2)

Mozilla released FireFox 2.0 today and it is available for download from their website. I haven't...

Author: alialvi Date: 10/24/2006

Why is "My Computer" Zone hidden in inetcpl in Internet Explorer and how do I make it show up?

I was recently asked this question by someone so I did a bit a of look around to find the answer to...

Author: alialvi Date: 10/22/2006

Vulnerability Reports in IE7?

The Microsoft Security Response Center has posted a blog entry that talks about this vulnerability...

Author: alialvi Date: 10/19/2006

Its finally here!!! Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) for the WORLD!!!

I'm deliberately late in blogging this since I wanted to make sure I wasn't jumping the gun, but...

Author: alialvi Date: 10/19/2006

Some news on IE7 for XP

Hello everyone Dean just posted a message on the IE Blog about IE7 for XP .. enjoy!!

Author: alialvi Date: 12/06/2005

URL Handling in Internet Explorer 7

Its been a while since my last post here. I guess Beta 2 work has been taking most of my time. But I...

Author: alialvi Date: 08/18/2005

IE 7 Preview (Limited)

Today, the IE team decided to share some of the details of its upcoming release. Chris Wilson posted...

Author: alialvi Date: 04/22/2005

iPod Photo 40 GB

So my wife got me a new iPod Photo as my anniversary gift (gotta love her for knowing me so well -...

Author: alialvi Date: 04/15/2005

Next Version of Internet Explorer !!

Bill Gates announced Microsoft's plan for the next version of Internet Explorer in a speech at a...

Author: alialvi Date: 02/15/2005

Important IE Security Updates have been released.

We released two critical updates to Internet Explorer yesterday as well as one critical security...

Author: alialvi Date: 02/09/2005

Windows Server 2003 SP1 Release Candidate 2 is now available

Go to the following page to read more about Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 (SP1) Release...

Author: alialvi Date: 02/09/2005

Internet Explorer Expert Zone Chat

As per schedule, we will be having our expert chat about Internet Explorer on microsoft.com chat...

Author: alialvi Date: 02/09/2005

Interesting Post regarding IE and Microsoft AntiSpyware

Just read this article : http://www.bbspot.com/News/2005/01/microsoft_antispyware.html This is a...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/20/2005

Tabbed Browsing in IE vs Other features

Somewhere in one of my posts, someone mentioned Tabbed Browsing and what is stopping the IE team...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/12/2005

Security Vulnerability in FireFox

I just came across this Phishing Vulnerability in Firefox wherein you can spoof the source URL in...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/10/2005

Microsoft AntiSpyWare

Check out Microsoft AntiSpyware (meaningful naming :) )...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/07/2005

has anyone tried the MSN toolbar ? I used the beta version a long time ago. They are working on a...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/07/2005

Introducing my WebLog

hi my name is Ali Alvi. I am a developer for Internet Explorer. I have been working at Microsoft...

Author: alialvi Date: 01/07/2005