Browser you use at Work

macdudemacdude Member Posts: 173
I currently use Firefox with IE tab, but it does not always work well with our intarnet. Might have to switch back to full blown IE. Boss warned me of that when I started but I hate IE. Just curious to know what everyone is using at work?
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  • BeachBeach Member Posts: 10 ■□□□□□□□□□
    I have used pretty much everything. I am using Safari currently.
  • tierstentiersten Member Posts: 4,505
    Firefox generally and IE for the one crap app that has no concept of standards.
  • pizzaboypizzaboy Member Posts: 244 ■■■□□□□□□□
    chrome for the most part. Have to switch back to IE for certain sites.
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  • aquillaaquilla South East, UKMember Posts: 148 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Currently have IE, Firefox and Chrome installed but use Chrome as the default.
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  • arwesarwes Member Posts: 633 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Generally Chrome because our Spiceworks machine is a tad slow and tends to load a bit quicker than Firefox or IE.
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  • macdudemacdude Member Posts: 173
    Might have to try IE9 beta, heard great reviews, but I am a little sad that our apps won't work in firefox and IE Tab is just too slow for work.
  • Armor149Armor149 A+ | N+ | S+ | MCDST | MCTS Member Posts: 114 ■■■□□□□□□□
    General browsing is Chrome, IE for work apps.
  • SynthrosSynthros Member Posts: 82 ■■□□□□□□□□
    tiersten wrote: »
    IE for the one crap app that has no concept of standards.

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    To answer the OP's question, I typically use Firefox.
  • demonfurbiedemonfurbie Member Posts: 1,819
    chrome how ever the new firefox looks promising
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  • apena7apena7 Member Posts: 351
    chrome how ever the new firefox looks promising

    I use Opera. I have to admit that I have never taken Opera seriously until I tried them out a few months ago. If you're waiting for the new FireFox like I was, give Opera a whirl.
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  • IRONMONKUSIRONMONKUS Member Posts: 143 ■■■□□□□□□□
    pizzaboy wrote: »
    chrome for the most part. Have to switch back to IE for certain sites.

    Same here! icon_cheers.gif
  • undomielundomiel Member Posts: 2,818
    I swap between Opera and Chrome with IE for a few specific sites. Rarely if ever load up Firefox.
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  • Lemonade727Lemonade727 Member Posts: 177
    I use Firefox for everything except for a couple of sites.
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  • SteveLordSteveLord Member Posts: 1,717
    Firefox for years because I am too comfortable with it to go to Chrome.
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  • N2ITN2IT Inactive Imported Users Posts: 7,483 ■■■■■■■■■■
    IE 8 at work and IE 8 at home lol.
  • rsuttonrsutton Member Posts: 1,029 ■■■■■□□□□□
    Chrome wherever I can, else I use IE.
  • brianeaglesfanbrianeaglesfan Member Posts: 130
    We use IE7 as our current standard. New around here so I have no idea of when that may change. If it were up to me, it'd be Firefox all the way.
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  • EssendonEssendon Member Posts: 4,546 ■■■■■■■■■■
    We are still in the Stone Age, using IE6. Being in the Systems Engineering team, I however am able to take the liberty of using Firefox.
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  • Forsaken_GAForsaken_GA Member Posts: 4,024
    almost 100% chrome for anything work related. I love the ability to sync my bookmarks via google.

    For general browser usage, I use Firefox.
  • zerglingszerglings Senior Member Member Posts: 295 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Firefox generally for work and anything else. Though, there are some intranet sites that aren't compatible with FF so I have to use IE. Not quite sure why I don't use Chrome at work since I use it at home. I rarely use FF or IE at home.
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  • qcomerqcomer Member Posts: 142
    IE at home, IE at work.

    Have Chrome, Firefox and Safari installed to check compatibilty but hate to use them.
  • shaqazoolushaqazoolu Member Posts: 259 ■■■■□□□□□□
    I use Chrome for everything, home and work. For the few places Chrome hates, its Firefox.
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  • PsoasmanPsoasman Senior Member Member Posts: 2,687 ■■■■■■■■■□
    Mostly firefox, but IE8, for some specific programs
  • HypntickHypntick Member Posts: 1,451 ■■■■■■□□□□
    Since I have to use the USD ticket system (gag) the only browser I can find that doesn't still open new tickets in new windows is Maxthon. Otherwise I use Firefox, but even FF set to not open in new windows is somehow bypassed by the ticket system.
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  • Dr ITDr IT Member Posts: 351 ■■■■□□□□□□
    I Like Chrome and have it for work

    Sadly our Standard browser is IE ( Version 6 icon_rolleyes.gif )

    but have both Chrome and IE7 Installed
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  • za3bourza3bour Member Posts: 1,062 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Our standard is IE 7.0 and I use Chrome (and love it)
  • PovilasPovilas Member Posts: 77 ■■■□□□□□□□
    I always force users to use latest IE with latest updates on my networks, but often enable compatibility view. It doesn't mean that I'm bad person. This is for lowering requests at helpdesk with problems like "that button on page doesn't pushes", or "that text covers another text" and so on. This is main problem, especially with developers in my country that they don't test their web pages with another browsers and don't go with standards. That's why my help desk doesn't support users using other than "standard" IE8 browser.
    And IE is easier to manage trough GPO - one point for IE from Server administrator's sight. And to answer to question - I use Firefox at work, because I'm administrator :D
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  • XcluzivXcluziv Member Posts: 513
    We use IE8 here at work, but I use Chrome at home
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  • jahsouljahsoul Member Posts: 453
    I only use Firefox. Now that I'm about to go back to working on base, I will have to go back to IE8.. icon_sad.gif
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