This document provides Internet Service Providers (ISPs) with a step-by-step guide for deploying custom packages of Microsoft® Internet Explorer 5 using the Microsoft Internet Explorer Administration Kit 5 (IEAK 5). Using this guide, ISPs can create custom packages of Internet Explorer 5, including customized versions of all the installation tools, browser code and additional components necessary for fast and easy deployment. The guide will help ISP administrators understand the following key steps.
How to prepare for a deployment, including creating a pilot rollout
How to create custom packages using the IEAK 5, including "best practices" advice
How to deploy the browser and sign-up packages
How to use the tools that are available to manage Internet Explorer 5 after initial deployment
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 is the next major update to the award-winning Internet Explorer Web browsing technologies, optimized to save users time on the things they do most often on the Web. This document focuses on many of the new capabilities included in Internet Explorer 5 and provides an overview of how these capabilities will benefit customers.
For the latest information on Microsoft Internet Explorer, visit http://www.microsoft.com/ie.