YouTube Phasing Out Support for IE6

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winmaster

YouTube when viewed in Internet Explorer 6 on Microsoft Windows 2000 is indeed showing that message.  Also, yes, I have Opera installed on that computer, and no, I don't like Internet Explorer. (Especially 6). And, while I'm on that subject, to all you commenters who were too lazy to check this yourself:  If you dig into the backup files created by service pack and IE installers on Windows XP, you would have found a working version of IE6 that you could have used to check out YouTube.

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sasquatch42

don't phase out IE6!!! Think of all the poor slackers who visit Youtube at work!!! ;)

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I Jedi

It's a great idea to start phasing out older browsers, as what should of been started by a lot of major sites along time ago. The fact being is that older browser equal less secure. I certainly wouldn't surf the NET in IE6, unless I had no choice.

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Vegan

Dear sirs,

 It has come to my attention that there is a typographical error in your latest article; in the opening sentence, no less!

It should read, "According to a screenshot taken by a mouth-breathing idiot..."

Please correct this grievous mistake post-haste!

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chris.peplin

IE6 users know how to take screenshots?

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yardGNOME

I am a little shocked people still use IE period..

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Danielw719

If it will give me a performance boost when watching youtube videos, I'm all for it.

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Caboose

 How about a more secure browsing experience?

 

You still use IE6? Honestly? Well that's awesome, now if you'll excuse me while I go work on my Geocities webpage while wearing a No Fear Shirt...

 

-= I don't want to be dead, I want to be alive! Or... a cowboy! =-

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