New For Internet Explorer 10: Compat Inspector

By | January 21, 2012

New For Internet Explorer 10: Compat Inspector

Available for IE9 as well.

Back in 2011, Microsoft has revealed a Compact Inspector feature for Internet Explorer 9, which allows web developers to quickly notice the IE’s platform changes and tweak sites accordingly.

Now, with the new Metro UI overtaking pretty much everything, the software giant has revealed a tweaked version specifically for IE10 and as you might have guessed, it does use Metro tiles.

In case you are using the developer preview of Internet Explorer 10, simply add the following line of code to your web site (before any other scripts) and click on the following widget

New For Internet Explorer 10: Compat Inspector


Don’t forget to include the script tags.

And if you have no intentions on using it, there is a Test Drive web site, which allows you to play with the new Compat Inspector.

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Vygantas is a former web designer whose projects are used by companies such as AMD, NVIDIA and departed Westood Studios. Being passionate about software, Vygantas began his journalism career back in 2007 when he founded Having said that, he is also an adrenaline junkie who enjoys good books, fitness activities and Forex trading.

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  1. Tiago Sá says:

    Internet Explorer.

    Do not want.

  2. Saex Conroy says:

     never say never, they might actually make an addon gallery for it, like firefox and chrome and it might actually become a descent browser to use one day… but you can never know