Steven S. Warren of TechRepublic’s The Hot Button blog writes:

I recently downloaded Firefox version 1.5 and I am very impressed with its capabilities. I especially like the themes and extensions that I can take advantage of. Once such extension is IETab.This extension is similar to IE View, in that it allows you to view a page in Internet Explorer. The major difference is that IETAB opens a tab within Firefox and loads the proper IE website. This is great! You can run Windows Update from within Firefox. Let’s explore this a little further. After installing the extension, (see Figure A.) choose Tools | IE Tab Options (see Figure B.) to specify the Web sites that you want IE to use within Firefox.

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[tags]firefox,extension,windows update,ietab[/tags]