Open multiple web accounts of same website in IE8


Internet Explorer 8 has lot of new features including new session option. This allows you to open multiple web accounts of same website simultaneously. For example you can view 2 or more Gmail, Yahoo mail accounts in the same Internet Explorer 8 interface.


Related – Manage multiple Gmail Accounts in Firefox

To use this feature, goto file > new session and open multiple sessions of same web service in Internet Explorer 8. Each session will have own cookies allowing you to access multiple accounts at the same time. To open new session manually, goto start > Run and then type iexplore.exe -nomerge and click on OK. One more reason to install Internet Explorer 8, isn’t it? [via IE Blog]



  1. Thank you so much for this! I have been trying to figure out how to do this for the past two days. (I’m a bit slow with computers, you see…) I even downloaded that cookieswap thing from Firefox to see if I could. You are a life saver, as corny as that sounds!

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