what's it ?
- Avant Browser allows users to browse multiple Web sites simultaneously and to block all unwanted pop-up pages and Flash ads automatically.
- The integrated cleaner helps users clear all traces and maintain privacy.
- The built-in Yahoo and Google search engines enable users to search for Web pages, images, groups, directories, lyrics, software, and news on the Internet.
- Avant Browser provides options for blocking the download of Flash media, pictures, video, sounds, and ActiveX components, so users can efficiently use their bandwidth and speed up page loading.
- All opened pages can be stopped, refreshed, closed, or arranged with one click.
- It also comes with built-in RSS reader.
- Its similar Web sites bar displays Web sites, which are related to the opened Web pages.
Version 11.6 build 20 fixes a bug of restoring main window from hidden.
Avant is a good browser with some nice built-in features and interface-customization options, but the lack of extensibility and Vista problems don't help. We recommend it to XP users who want a Microsoft-based engine but think that Internet Explorer 7 is a pain.