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Microsoft announces "green bar" go-live date

Created: 07 Nov 2006 • Updated: 18 Dec 2012
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On the Internet Explorer 7 blog today Microsoft announced that EV-specific functionality is expected to go live in the end of January, 2007. Writes Windows program manager Kelvin Yiu,

Starting at the end of January 2007, we will make the necessary updates to Windows, so that IE7 will recognize EV Certificates and modify the display accordingly (with a green background for the address bar, as well as embedded identify info...)