Approach with caution: Preparing to update

Kathleen Atkins

Lounge member compiler was receiving nudges to update his Internet Explorer browser from 9 (with which he was happy) to 11. He was uneasy about the switch.

Like many computer users, he’s lived through some grueling times updating his machine. When he asked for opinions in the Internet Explorer forum, his fellow Loungers sympathized, advised, and shared his relief at the outcome.

The following links are this week’s most interesting Lounge threads, including several new questions for which you might have answers:

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Kathleen Atkins

About Kathleen Atkins

Kathleen Atkins is the Windows Secrets associate editor. She's also a freelance writer, editor, and photographer. Prior to joining Windows Secrets, she worked at Microsoft Press.