akemiiwaya at May 6th, 2014 16:00 — #1
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/188543/should-you-install-internet-explorer-updates-even-though-it-is-disabled/
Internet Explorer has had a bit of a reputation problem over the years and some people prefer to disable it on their systems. But if you have disabled it, should you continue to install security updates for it regardless? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answers to a curious reader’s question.
flyjellybean at May 6th, 2014 17:07 — #2
do people still use internet explorer? just install chrome
raphoenix at May 6th, 2014 17:27 — #3
nsdcars5 at May 7th, 2014 06:53 — #4
Matter of personal choice. I use Chrome, everybody I know likes Firefox, our school teachers prefer IE (all of them, for some reason).
andrewrobert7 at May 7th, 2014 08:28 — #5
Sounds like a case of not knowing anything else.
rigtenzin at May 7th, 2014 11:16 — #6
There are many business applications that only work with IE. They were built in-house by a business for their own needs. For many reasons, they have not yet updated them to work with other browsers.
Things like the latest IE vulnerability are motivating the business leaders to spend some time and money to update their in-house applications.
jahpickney at May 7th, 2014 12:57 — #7
I'm convinced, more and more, that Windows was designed by a troop of mentally deficient monkeys.
donjudy2003 at May 10th, 2014 11:20 — #8
I have tried Chrome three times during these last 8 months and have had problems every time. I'll stick to IE. don
system at May 16th, 2014 16:00 — #9
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