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Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer 8 for Windows XP (32-bit)

Application Details:

Version: 8.0 for NT 5.1 (32-bit)
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.microsoft.com/ie
Votes: 2
Rating: Bronze
Wine Version: 1.7.15

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Test Results

Old test results
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Selected Test Results

What works

Successfully browses HTTP pages using default settings. Able to add Favorites to side bar menu.

What does not

Repeatedly claims search provider was corrupted. Unable to access HTTPS pages, even with crypt32.dll set to (native,builtin) and even after manually installing crypt32.dll. Favorites menu in menu bar is blank. Tools->About Internet Explorer reports a Cipher Strength of 0-bit.

What was not tested

Anything not listed above.

Additional Comments

Installed via:

winetricks ie8 crypt32
selected in Test Results table below
DistributionTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?RatingSubmitter
CurrentPC-BSD 10.0 (64-Bit)May 19 20141.7.15 Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 28 20141.6.2 Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint 15 "Olivia"Sep 19 20131.6 Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 
ShowFedora 17 x86_64Oct 31 20121.5.13 No Not installable GarbageGraben 
ShowFedora 17Dec 28 20121.2.3 Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
9727 mshtml's ShowHTMLDialog too stubby; OPML and Intuit QuickBooks Free / Akamai Download Manager fail NEW View
23134 iexplore does not correctly detect proxy details NEW View
25648 ie8 does not navigate to web pages or obey home page setting NEW View
29249 iexplore fails to load ftp.adobe.com NEW View
29590 Search results do not update on webpage (IE8) UNCONFIRMED View
30107 IE8 buttons bar doesn't have background under several buttons NEW View
34021 IE8 crashes badly when navigating to www.microsoft.com NEW View
34025 IE8 help exits silently NEW View
34026 IE8 help pages are blank NEW View
37421 Internet Explorer 8: crashes on startup UNCONFIRMED View

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HowTo / Notes

HOWTO

1. Copy and paste the following into a terminal:

cat > /tmp/IE8.reg <<EOF
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
"TabProcGrowth"=dword:00000000
EOF
regedit /tmp/IE8.reg

2. Run winetricks -q urlmon mshtml

This may work, it may not. Try winetricks.

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