Windows Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) is the next version of Internet Explorer developed by Microsoft, and the successor to Internet Explorer 9 . On 12 April 2011 , Microsoft released the first “IE10 Platform Preview”, which runs only on Windows 7 and later . While the second platform preview was also available for Windows 7 and later, subsequent platform previews run only on Windows 8 . IE10 leads on Internet Explorer 9 functionality in terms of CSS 3 uptake, hardware acceleration , and HTML5 support.
On Windows 8 , Internet Explorer 10 will be divided into two versions with different user interfaces : a neo metro application that will not support plug-ins , and second a customery desktop application that will retain plug-in support . Internet Explorer 10 is the first desktop browser on Windows to support autocorrection . The browser will be the first browser to have Do Not Track(DNT) enabled by default . Internet Explorer 10 has surprised many with the integration of Adobe Flash . Flash will work on any site in the desktop browser, and on a select set of whitelisted sites.
Internet Explorer 10 is fast as suggested by various browser tests performed and compared to other existing browsers.It gives and edge over other tablet browsers in regards that it offers flash support.