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IE7: Were they ready? Redux 1 Nov 2006

As you probably know, we recently reported on how the homepages of the FTSE-100 stack-up in IE7. Well a lot of debate has opened up on the interweb since, regarding the scale of the problems for those sites that are affected.

Having cast the net a little wider, we've found some serious presentation problems with the sites of a number of major UK retailers. These issues illustrate how bad things could get for the unenlightened when Microsoft swings its automated roll-out of IE7 into full-force later today. ("Internet Explorer 7 will be delivered through Automatic Updates - customers should complete preparations by November 1"). Here are our results (brace yourself)...

Click on the links below to see how pages appears in IE6 and IE7.

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