Question: How do I detect the browser version?
Unfortunately, the value of
navigator.appVersion is no good for detecting the browser version.
navigator.appVersion value is
meant to be the number of compatible Netscape Navigator version rather than
the version of the user's actual browser.
navigator.appVersion that began with 2, which was intended to reflect
the compatibility with Netscape Navigator 2.)
Thus, to get the full version number of any of the above browsers,
you need to rely primarily on the
like in the Browser Name code example.
Here is your browser's name and version:
(Source code can be found in the Browser Name article.)
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