What's new for browsing the Internet
Windows XP includes the newest version of MSN Explorer, with its full package of Microsoft services, and the most recent release of Internet Explorer. You also get more control over privacy and security when browsing the Web.
Privacy and security
Internet sites use small files called cookies to keep track of user preferences and information. Internet Explorer 6.0 includes settings that enable you to control the storage of cookies on your computer.
Use MSN Explorer to get the full benefit of Microsoft technologies. Along with Internet Explorer, you get e-mail through Hotmail, messaging with Windows Messenger, and online music and video with Windows Media Player, all in one package.
Use the Media bar in Internet Explorer to listen to media files and Internet radio stations while you browse the Web. Choose from a wide variety of music and talk radio stations.
Use Windows Messenger to chat with friends online; send messages to your friends' cell phones or pagers; and share photos, music, and other files.