Internet Explorer Easter Eggs

Extracting Hidden Credits from IE5 - 6.7/10 with 516 votes
In the latest releases of IE5, the ability to view the hidden credits screens have been disabled and many people still try in vain to access it. However, even though the automatic ability to view the egg has been removed, you can still extract it manually... more
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View and Edit "About" Entries - 6.1/10 with 202 votes
1. Did you know you can change the aliases for the "about" addresses in MSIE 4.0?
2. Get into Registry Editor and go to Hkey_Local_Machine/Software/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/AboutURLs.
3. Notice there are links to About:Mozilla, About:Blank, etc...... more
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pic Credits (v4.0) - 6.0/10 with 627 votes
1. Click Help
2. Click About
3. Hold Control and drag the "E" over the world
4. Continue to drag, and ram the E into the text that reads "Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0"
5. Click "Unlock"
6. Hold down Control again, and drag the E over the... more
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pic Color Me Crap - 5.7/10 with 717 votes
Quite randomly, found out that when coding HTML one can specify the color "crap" within the font tag. Simply write <font color="crap"> and the resulting bit of text will have a light brown tinge.
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Trident Team Credits (v5.0) - 4.5/10 with 1152 votes
1. Open IE5 Final (5.00.1402.16 or greater)
2. Type "about:<!-- introducing the Trident team -->" into the link line.
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pic Blue Screen (v4.0) - 4.3/10 with 863 votes
1. Type "about:whatever" in your address box
2. Type "about:mozilla" in your address box
3. Notice any difference?
4. When Windows NT crashes, it often results in a crash screen with a blue background.
5. This subtile joke is implying that Netscape... more
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Wacky Search Menu (v5.0) - 3.9/10 with 8013 votes
1. Open up IE5
2. From the menu, select Tools > Internet Options > General (tab) > Languages (button)
3. Press 'Add'
4. Type: "ie-ee" (without the quotes) and click 'OK'
5. Move "User Defined [ie-ee]" to the TOP of the list
6. Exit back to where... more
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IE5 Mac Team - 3.5/10 with 139 votes
1. Open Mac IE5
2. Type "about:tasman" in the address bar and press return
3. Think they could have made their credits look any better? :)

Not-so-Funny Feature List - 2.9/10 with 212 votes
1. Bring up the credits as per the "Credits (v4.0)" egg.
2. During the first half of the credits, there are credits like "The funny stuff is still to come".
3. Wait for the Intermission.
4. Guess what the "funny stuff" is...
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IE5 Programers in Meta Tags - 2.9/10 with 368 votes
Click on Search on the toolbar to bring up the search bar. Right click, and click View Source. You'll notice in the META tags, the names of the people who worked on this feature.
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