Download Internet Explorer 8 from Microsoft Website (IE 8 Beta 1)

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 is available for Windows Vista, Windows XP and Windows Server. You can download IE8 from any of the download links on Microsoft website.

March 05, 2008

Microsoft has released the first public beta of Internet Explorer 8 for Windows Vista and Windows XP SP2.

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Following are the download links for IE8 mentioned on the Microsoft IE8 Readiness website.

1. Internet Explorer 8 Beta 1 for Window XP SP2

2. Internet Explorer 8 Beta 1 for Windows Vista

This release is essentially for people who want to make sure that their websites or web applications do not breaking in the upcoming IE 8 release that contains some key changes.

Update: The download links for IE8 were returning a 404 at the time of writing this story but am sure that’s just a temporary glitch.