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Old 10-23-2009, 12:20 PM   #1
molson
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Unhappy New and not sure?


I can not find a browser that is compatible with a website I use to send invoices in for my husbands business. The company says that they only use Internet Explorer. I looked for a link for Internet explorer for linux, but my computer alerted me that it was a bad site. I need to get and be able to submit invoices to www.argosi.net. Please help me! new and confused
 
Old 10-23-2009, 12:27 PM   #2
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welcome to LQ!!

My approach is always to lobby the site admin to fix the site to work on--at least--Firefox. If they follow standards, it just happens.

Recognizing that you may not want to go on this crusade.....here is more practical help:

Internet Explorer will run under WINE (or CrossOver, which is the commercial version). I highly recommend CrossOver--I am right now running IE6 using it and it seems to work fine. The advantage of CrossOver is the nice GUI installer and the support. They have a free trial available.

http://codweavers.com
 
Old 10-23-2009, 12:42 PM   #3
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Hi,

Welcome to LQ!

In addition, you could install a M$ OS via a 'VM'. Then no problems with licensing or 'WINE' issues.

You can use 'VirtualBox', 'QEMU' or 'VMware'.

LQ has the new 'Linux - Virtualization' forum.



Just a few links to aid you;

Linux Documentation Project
Rute Tutorial & Exposition
Linux Command Guide
Utimate Linux Newbie Guide
LinuxSelfHelp
Getting Started with Linux
Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide
Virtualiation- Top 10

These links and others can be found at 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!
 
Old 10-23-2009, 01:29 PM   #4
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Didn't this work...

There is an add-on to Firefox that you could try, if you have not tried it already.

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/59
 
  


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