We are leaving our images at IE7 until at least next April. At that time SunGard will be upgrading their client. Hopefully it will be backward compatible and we can then wait until summer of 2010 before deploying IE8. Jack W. Barnes, CNE Head Network Administrator CCSU [log in to unmask] Office 802-857-7000 Ext. 1039 Cell 802-318-0976 Fax 802-879-8197 >>> Rick Hege <[log in to unmask]> 04/15/2009 4:10 PM >>> I was looking over the specs since we have a variety of processor speeds. Seems it would only work on about 50% of the computers we have so I will spend my time trying to avoid having it thrust upon us. Might try it at home though and will watch for the version. Rick At 01:57 PM 4/15/2009, you wrote: >Thanks, > >Good to know - I will try again tonight, with more attention paid to which >flavor.. > >-----Original Message----- >From: School Information Technology Discussion >[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Darth Vader >Sent: April 15, 2009 12:15 PM >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: Re: Internet Explorer 8 > >There's a couple things I like about IE 8: there 64 and 32bit versions (this >might be what you experienced Bill), it is faster, has private browsing, and >most importantly version 8.1 (scheduled for June) will have support for >Firefox plug-ins... Adblock baby! > >It's not something SB plans to roll out, at least not until MS puts it up in >Windows Update with some degree of priority. > >Mike > > > > >Michael Vining, SB Network Services >South Burlington School District >South Burlington, Vermont 05403 > >Direct: (802) 652-7298 >DNS Help Desk: (802) 652-7050 > > >-----Original Message----- >From: School Information Technology Discussion >[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Bill Clark >Sent: Wednesday, April 15, 2009 11:26 AM >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: Re: Internet Explorer 8 > >I bought a laptop over the weekend for home use - it has Vista premium > >Went to download IE8, and I was told it is not compatible with my version of >windows. > >-----Original Message----- >From: School Information Technology Discussion >[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Raymond Ballou >Sent: April 15, 2009 10:42 AM >To: [log in to unmask] >Subject: Internet Explorer 8 > >Dear List: > >Has anyone delpoyed IE8 yet? I ask b/c early on when IE7 came out it broke a >couple things. For us specifically it was Pinnacle Studio10. > >IE8 seems to be a much nicer version, specifically much faster than IE7 tabs >seem more stable daughter tabs are all the same color a blank tab actually >has useful info on it (like recently closed tabs) > > >R. > >No virus found in this incoming message. >Checked by AVG - www.avg.com >Version: 8.5.287 / Virus Database: 270.11.56/2058 - Release Date: >04/15/09 06:34:00 > >______________________________________________________________ >______________________________________________________________ >This email may contain information protected under the Family Educational >Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) or the Health Insurance Portability and >Accountability Act (HIPAA). If this email contains confidential and/or >privileged health or student information and you are not entitled to access >such information under FERPA or HIPAA, federal regulations require that you >destroy this email without reviewing it and you may not forward it to >anyone. > > >-- >This message has been scanned for viruses and dangerous content by >MailScanner, ClamAV and Bitdefender and is believed to be clean. Tech Support Townshend School District PO Box 226 Townshend, VT 05353-0226 802-365-7506 Fax 802-365-7955 www.townshend.windham.vt.us CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATION. THIS MESSAGE MAY NOT BE FORWARDED. The information contained in this communication, including any attachments, is confidential,constitutes privileged communication, and is intended only for the use of the addressee. This message may not be forwarded without prior consent from the sender. The information in this e-mail is also protected by the rights afforded under Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and school district policies. Any unauthorized use, forwarding, distribution,disclosure, printing or copying is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately at 802-879-8192 or return e-mail,and delete any copies of this message immediately. Any inadvertent disclosure of this communication shall not compromise the confidential nature of the communication.