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View Poll Results: Internet Browsers - what do you use?
Internet Explorer 110 16.03%
Netscape 4 0.58%
Mozilla Firefox 353 51.46%
Opera 61 8.89%
Apple Safari 22 3.21%
The new kid on the block, Chrome from Google 119 17.35%
Any other?? Please specify 17 2.48%
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Old 4th September 2008, 22:30   #271
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google Chrome works well. I feel it is best browser.

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Old 5th September 2008, 00:53   #272
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In all the years that I've been on the internet, and boy have they been quite a few. I have used many a browser, my experiences are as follows...


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Do you remember Mosaic ? Looking back that was one of the worst browsers of all time. Netscape were the new boys then and looked to have cornered the market till MS came up with IE.
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Do you remember Mosaic ? Looking back that was one of the worst browsers of all time. Netscape were the new boys then and looked to have cornered the market till MS came up with IE.
Oh come on, Mosaic was the first browser available to public, in fact it was my first browser and the only browser until late 1994. That's like calling Wright brothers inexperienced or bad pilots. There weren't anybody else.
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I absolutely agree with Samurai. Moreover there was nothing for Mosaic to be compared with in those days.
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Oh come on, Mosaic was the first browser available to public, in fact it was my first browser and the only browser until late 1994. That's like calling Wright brothers inexperienced or bad pilots. There weren't anybody else.
Me too started with Mosaic. Sweet old days ! Then to Netscape and later to IE.

Now, I've been using Opera for couple of years and found it to be a great one. Somehow did not feel very good with Firefox.

Recently read this report on Firefox vs Opera: H3RALD : A Firefox Lover's Guide to Opera

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Old 5th September 2008, 11:48   #276
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Currently experimenting with Chrome,it does seem to rock, have been using Opera for the last few years. Looks like Chrome might do enough to convince me in switching over from Opera
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Google Chrome seems to be faster for browsing. I dont know if there is resume support as in FireFox 3. Download was just OK.
Some serious drawbacks:
1) No Bookmarks/Favourites?! This shocked me.
2) Very few options as compared to firefox for customization.

Overall, I can give it 5/10, not more. Its not at all satisfying.
Google coming up without the Bookmarks/Favorites is like having a great car but manufacturer fail to put in one wheel and came up with just three.
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1) No Bookmarks/Favourites?! This shocked me.
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Its very much there.
My fave bookmark: http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/search.php?do=getnew

Look for the the star to the left of the url in the default view.
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Google Chrome seems to be faster for browsing. I dont know if there is resume support as in FireFox 3. Download was just OK.
Some serious drawbacks:
1) No Bookmarks/Favourites?! This shocked me.
2) Very few options as compared to firefox for customization.

Overall, I can give it 5/10, not more. Its not at all satisfying.
Google coming up without the Bookmarks/Favorites is like having a great car but manufacturer fail to put in one wheel and came up with just three.
There is a bookmark/favourite option, just below the address bar. I have just added TBHP forum as a bookmark.
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I am posting an image of my browser. Is not anywhere.
If you can, please tell me.

Edit : Guys thanks, after posting the image, I went back and did some look around and I finally managed this.
Finally we have four wheels and now can manage to use this. I dont mind some customizaition as the browser is offering fantastic speed for browsing atleast.

1) On the right most side, you will see tools menu, click on that and then chech " Always show bookmark bar ".
Internet Browsers-tbhpchrome1.jpg
2)To add a site to bookmark, after opening the site, click on the star as shown in the image. Job done.
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EDIT : @pypkmsrikanth, hemantisgreat and rippergeo : Thanks for helping it out. I also have added a few images for those like me who want the bookmakr bar to be present always. Thanks again.

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I am posting an image of my browser. Is not anywhere.
If you can, please tell me.
Ctrl+B should help you make the bookmark bar visible at all times, once you do this you can add bookmarks from the pages you have visited. Let me know if there is any issue
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its here. the star on the left.
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Should probably be something to do with your system's configuration. Works fine for me, and have been using Chrome as my browser since I installed it early yesterday!

could be, it crashed on my laptop running vista, but is working fine on my office system which runs on xp.

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@aagoswami- bblost has already answered your query
the star immediately to the left of the address bar/omnibox is the favourites button.
go to the page you want to bookmark, click on the star.
a small drop down menu will appear,where you can choose the location and folder to save the bookmark.
the star is visible in the screenshot you posted
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