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Recommended web browsers

eBay is designed to work with most web browsers for PCs and Macs. We recommend you always use the current version of browsers to make sure our web pages display quickly, and that you have the latest security updates. If you use older browsers, you might notice that some functions and features you use on eBay will stop working as we make upgrades to the eBay site.

Recommended browsers

Here's a list of browsers we support and where to get them.

Operating system

Recommended browser


Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or Google Chrome (latest versions)


Apple Safari or Mozilla Firefox (latest versions)

Browsers we don't support

Browsers we don't support include:

  • Netscape

  • Opera browser (all versions)

  • Firefox 1.x or 2.x on all platforms (we encourage you to upgrade to the latest version)

  • Microsoft IE 8 and earlier for Windows

  • Microsoft IE for MacOS 9 and MacOS X

  • Microsoft WebTV, MSN TV, or MSN TV2

  • Safari 1.2x and below for MacOS X

  • AOL for Mac OS 9 (all versions)

  • All other unlisted browsers

When using eBay, please use one of the recommended browsers listed above. We don't recommend using customized browsers (for example, AOL customizing Internet Explorer) because you may experience problems accessing eBay.

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