Although not many people today are surfing using older versions of Internet Explorer (like IE 5.01 and IE 5.5), it is not a bad idea to test your web site with these versions too. There are many ways to test your website with older versions of IE like having multiple partitions with different Windows installations, but that is definitely not the best solution. In this article I will show you the best way of testing your sites with IE 5.01 and IE 5.5 under Windows XP, but will also tell you the disadvantages.
When working yesterday on new exciting project for one of our clients I encountered a very strange and annoying bug in IE/Win. The problem came out when we went over a link with a mouse. Paragraph which contained a link including a heading just above it jumped 20px above to the form and fieldset.