Internet Explorer, a web browser that has been in service for over two decades, will be discontinued on June 15, 2022. Microsoft has decided to close its web browser. Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer will be discontinued and will be replaced by Microsoft Edge.
The browser Internet Explorer was launched 27 years ago in 1995. Microsoft launched Internet Explorer as an add-on package for the computer operating system Windows 95. Later the company started offering these browsers for free under this package. Once upon a time, Internet Explorer was a very popular browser. After 2000, the number of its users increased rapidly. In 2003, the web browser market share grew to almost 95 percent, and Internet Explorer was used by almost everyone around the world. Later browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox came in the market. Compared to them, Internet Explorer could not update itself and fell behind in the market. Gradually, people stopped using Internet Explorer.