Internet Explorer 4.0


On September 30, 1997, Microsoft released Internet Explorer 4.0 for the Windows platform. On January 6, 1998, was launched a version for Mac OS and on March 4, 1998, was launched a version for Unix.

IE 4.0 contained a wide range of innovations and enhancements such as Active Desktop, Frontpage Express HTML editor, Channels, Netmeeting, NetShow, Web Publishing Wizard, Microsoft Chat 2.0 formerly called Comic Chat, RealPlayer and Outlook Express 4.

Internet Explorer 4.0
Internet Explorer 4.0
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Empty Page
Empty Page
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Favorites
Favorites
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Internet Mail
Internet Mail
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Internet News
Internet News
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Find
Find
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Internet Options
Internet Options
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Welcome to Channels
Welcome to Channels
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Microsoft Channel Guide
Microsoft Channel Guide
Internet Explorer 4.0 – Channel Guide
Channel Guide

Release Date

  • Windows: September 30, 1997
  • Mac OS: January 6, 1998
  • Unix: March 4, 1998

System Requirements

Windows

  • Windows 3.1
  • Windows 95 and 98
  • Windows NT 3.x and 4.0
  • At least a 486 processor with a clock speed of 66 Mhz or better is required
  • At least 8 MB of RAM for a Windows 95
  • At least 16 MB of RAM for a Windows NT
  • 11 MB of disk space (minimum for install), 20 MB for the full installation

Macintosh

  • Mac OS 7.1 and later

Price

  • Free download from Microsoft website

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