Whenever you want to surf the Web, you will typically click on an icon which represents your browsing software. As with any program, each browser has its own unique icon.
If you are not sure which browser you use, you can check by visiting https://www.whatismybrowser.com/
This site is very useful as it will provide you with the following information:
- The name of your browser.
- The version of your browser.
- A list of plug-ins used by your browser.
You will also be able to see whether either the browser or plug-ins need to be updated. Keeping your browser up-to-date is important as new releases often contain security fixes.
If you would like to try an alternative browser, a list of the most commonly-used browsing software is available here.