I wrote this description somewhere early in 2000 and hardly updated it since that time.
Multiple Explorers on one computer.
Apart from making sure that they can reach the content, I don't do anything for Explorer 3 users any more. It was already far too much trouble in the Version 3 Era, although sometimes something had to be done. Now, in the Version 5 Era, they should download a better browser.
I found a rare document that describes JScript/VBScript in Explorer 3 (75 K zipfile of a very large Word document).
This goes all the more for the Mac version of this horrible browser. The most stunning bit is that it does NOT support any event handlers: no onMouseOver, no onClick, no onSubmit. This means that common scripts like form checking or even the Select box navigation do not work.
it is quite buggy: more often than not it crashes on my site, even on pages that have no scripts at all. It crashes on
when you use the
it tells the world that it supports document.images but it can't actually do anything with this
array (even if it supported onMouseOver). To partially make up for all this horror, it is one of the few Version 3 browsers to
for use in date and time scripts.