Installing and Uninstalling the Software
To download the IE10 Platform Preview, simply navigate to the Internet Explorer Test Drive website and click Download Now.
The resultant .MSI Windows Installer package weighs in at 18.3MB and installs with no options for customization; you are simply required to accept the license agreement, as shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3 Installing the IE10 Platform Preview
Once the software is installed, you can start the IE10 pre-release build by clicking the Internet Explorer Platform Preview shortcut icon that appears both on the Windows Desktop as well as in the Start menu.
Uninstalling the software is performed the same way you remove any application in Windows 7: open the Programs and Features Control Panel item, select Windows Internet Explorer Platform Preview, and then click Uninstall. This dialog box is depicted in Figure 4.
Figure 4 Removing the IE10 Platform Preview
Now let’s have a look at some of the selling points of IE10.