Web browsers – Avant

Avant is another free browser with some interesting features. Ii uses the core of  Internet exporer ,  but looks and feels more like Opera. To use it you need to have IE explorer installed. Avant is available in over 41 languages.

It supports attributes like tabs, full desktop and screen mode, compact mode, mouse gestures, quick translation menu, Automatic page refresh at custom intervals, customizable skins, search bar with the most common search engines.

There are security and privacy settings for blocking of unwanted items, blocking pop-ups, you could configure multiple proxy servers.

One of the cool additions is the online secure bookmark, feed and setting storage – allows access of same browser setup anywhere. There is option for bookmarks search and validation, and different arrangement of bookmarks. There is option to read RSS/ATOM feeds just like browsing web pages, with the availability to keep favorite feeds as bookmarks.

Intersting option is toggle highlighting of search items on the current page.