Detecting Browser Features and Internet Explorer Compatibility Mode

First of all, before I begin, please know that in every case, you should detect browser features and not browser versions. However, there are still times that you may need to know the browser version (such as providing screenshots of various browser alerts – ie: ActiveX installation). Detecting IE Compatibility Mode There are several JavaScript files that are available to detect browsers and their versions. However, I have never come across something that can properly detect IE compatibility mode. This is important as IE10, when run in compatibility mode, runs IE7 quirks mode. You can obtain the desired values by … Continue reading Detecting Browser Features and Internet Explorer Compatibility Mode