With Windows® Internet Explorer® 9, your websites look and perform as if they were native to Microsoft® Windows. Today’s websites and browsers only use ten percent of what your PC offers, but with Internet Explorer 9 you can tap into the power of your whole PC so your websites shine.
You can take full advantage of your PC’s hardware through Windows, and enjoy graphically rich and immersive experiences that are as fast and responsive as native applications installed on your PC. With a new, streamlined experience, you can focus on the websites you love with a clean look that integrates seamlessly with Windows 7.
A robust set of built-in security, privacy, and reliability technologies keeps you safer and your browsing experience uninterrupted. Web developers also get support for HTML5 and modern web standards that take advantage of the graphics processing unit (GPU) means that the same markup not only works across the web, but runs faster and delivers a richer experience through Windows and Internet Explorer 9.
This guide describes new features in Internet Explorer 9, highlighting the top features, and provides additional information about features specific for end users, developers, and IT professionals.