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AUTHOR(S)
Kamath, John-paul
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Microsoft Corp. will remove a feature from Internet Explorer 7 that requires Internet users to authorise the running of multimedia software components when visiting web pages. Pete LePage, a senior product manager at Microsoft, confirmed that this does not change anything for web developers and designers and the web pages will still work in the same way that they did before. In April 2006, Microsoft made a change to how Internet Explorer handled embedded controls used on some webpages. Microsoft has now licensed the technologies from Eolas, removing the "click to activate" requirement in Internet Explorer.
ACCESSION #
27962734

 

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