Internet Explorer 3
Date Released: August 13, 1996
File Size: 232 MB
Platforms: x86, 68k, PowerPC, MIPS, and Alpha AXP
Operation Systems: Windows 3.11/95/NT, System 7, and Mac OS 8
Last Updated: June 12, 2022
Microsoft Internet Explorer 3 is a third update published on August 13, 1996 by Microsoft. The version for Apple Macintosh was produced later on January 8, 1997 and support for the SSL and NTLM security. It was a huge browser update with a major components and many modifications. Supported operating systems for Internet Explorer 3.0 are: Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows NT 3.x, Windows NT 4.0, System 7, and Mac OS 8.
Internet Explorer 3.0 included with final release Windows 95 OSR 2. During 1996, Internet Explorer market share went from roughly 5% because of the Netscape Navigator.
The Internet Explorer 3 included the following components: Windows Address Book, Internet Mail and News, Microsoft Comic Chat, RealPlayer Microsoft, NetMeeting, and Windows Media Player.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0 is not supported and no longer available for download from Microsoft web site. However, you could find and download the final releases Internet Explorer 3.0 below on this page.