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Internet Explorer 8 - Oh Dear!

Well, having had the final release of IE 8 installed for approximately 20 hours it has so far hung countless times and crashed completely on 5 occasions.

I am a fairly intensive user constantly opening and closing tabs but I'm not viewing particularly intensive sites - how can the browser have been in development so long and still be this bad!!

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