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Developer(s) ForeFront Group
Initial release January 4, 1996 (1996-01-04)[1]
Stable release
5.0 / 2002; 15 years ago (2002)
Operating system Windows 3.1/95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
Mac OS X Classic Mode
Platform Windows/Mac
Available in English
Type Offline browser
License Proprietary
Website http://www.bluesquirrel.com/products/webwhacker/

The WebWhacker was an early offline browser.


The WebWhacker was well received, though it received criticism for the inability to adjust the size of the toolbar, and not enough control as to which pages get whacked.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Shelton, Denise (January 4, 1996). "ForeFront releases WebWhacker 1.0". CNET. Retrieved 2011-03-02. 
  2. ^ InfoWorld Media Group, Inc. (5 May 1997). InfoWorld. InfoWorld Media Group, Inc. p. 80. ISSN 0199-6649. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 

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