13/08/1996 Microsoft releases the Internet Explorer 3
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Windows 95 Browsing the web with IE Internet Explorer 3
It was Microsoft's first browser release with a major internal development component and also the first commercial browser with Cascading Style Sheets support. IE 3 was the first widely used version of Internet Explorer, although it did not surpass Netscape or become the browser with the most market share.