Windows Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples - Version 5.61, by Dr. Herong Yang
What Is an IE Addon?
This section provides a quick introduction of IE (Internet Explorer) addon programs.
IE (Internet Explorer) Addon is nice feature which allows Microsoft and 3rd party providers to develop and install different types of utility tools for your IE browser. Examples of IE addons are:
To get a list of addons currently installed on your IE 10, click menu "Tools > Manage add-ons".
The Manage Add-ons dialog box shows up listing all addon programs as shown in this picture:
As you can see in the picture above, IE 10 divides addons into 5 groups:
IE addon can offer you nice tools, but it can also bring you problems. You need review each groups of addons and disable or remove some of them to avoid security and performance problems.
Last update: 2013.
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