Web standards

Internet Explorer 10 provides updated support for the following web standards:

  • HTML5 (Asynchronous script execution, AppCache API, channel messaging, drag-and-drop APIs, history, parsing, Sandbox, Spellcheck, video, Web Workers, and WebSockets).

  • Cascading Style Sheets, Level 3 (Advanced Layout, Visual Effects, Panning and Zooming, and Removal of Style Sheet limits).

  • Document Object Model (advanced hit-testing APIs, media query listeners, XMLHttpRequest enhancements, and pointer and gesture events).

  • Indexed Database API.

  • Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG, filters).