Avant Browser

Avant Browser

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Quick Specs

10.1 build 37
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Date Added:
December 12, 2005
Operating Systems:
Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Total Downloads:
Downloads Last Week:
Product ranking:
#18 in Web Browsers
Additional Requirements:
Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server

Editors' review

Starting from the Internet Explorer engine, Avant Browser adds useful capabilities, such as grouped favorites, an RSS reader, and tabbed browsing. The first thing we noticed upon launch was the aesthetically pleasing skin that came as the default with Avant Browser, but you can choose from among many preloaded skins in the Tools menu. The tabbed-browsing feature lets you quickly switch among Web sites, rather than having to shuffle through several browser instances in the Windows taskbar. If you visit several Favorites often, you can save them as a group and open the whole group with one click. When you shut down the program, Avant Browser remembers which windows were open and launches them the next time it starts up. You also can automatically refresh all windows, or only the current one, at regular intervals. A simple pop-up blocker works in most cases, but it was powerless against some floating banners and other, more obscure pop-up methods. Overall, we found Avant Browser a great alternative to Internet Explorer, with useful features that make browsing even more efficient.

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    "I like it!"

    July 14, 2014   |   By TECHCRZY

    Version: Avant Browser 2014 build 7


    Fast with great rendering options built in add-ons. Add blocker works really well.


    No additional add-ons available . When on youtube had problems going from full screen to minimized it would hang most the time.


    Great browser that needs very little work. I recommend This Browser.

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