Detect Internet Explorer

Submitted by:Tim Kelly

Date added:19 February, 2011

Category:JavaScript

Detect Internet Explorer

Tags: javascript snippet , detect internet explorer , javascript explorer

Code Snippet:

<script type="text/javascript">

if (/MSIE (\d+\.\d+);/.test(navigator.userAgent)) { //test for MSIE x.x;
var ieversion=new Number(RegExp.$1) // capture x.x portion and store as a number
if (ieversion>=8)
document.write("You're using IE8 or above")
else if (ieversion>=7)
document.write("You're using IE7.x")
else if (ieversion>=6)
document.write("You're using IE6.x")
else if (ieversion>=5)
document.write("You're using IE5.x")
}
else
document.write("n/a")

</script>
 
 

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