Yeah, I think where I have seen it done before you look for "opera" in the user agent. I dont usually look for it specifically, I group it into "others" along with konqerer etc ;O) Chris -- Me: http://chrisg.com ASP/.NET Articles: http://www.realworldasp.net/ ASP/.NET Newsletter: http://www.aspalliance.com/chrisg/subscribe.asp ----- Original Message ----- From: "Henning Poerschke" <hp at webmediaconception.com> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Thursday, August 23, 2001 10:14 AM Subject: Re: [thelist] detecting opera > At 06:12 23.08.01, Marc wrote: > > >Is there a way to detect Opera when it's masquerading as some other browser? > > > >thanks. > >-marc > > > Opera 5.12 win masquerading as either IE or NS apparently changes > navigator.appName but leaves a mention of Opera in navigator.userAgent. > > I'm therefore using navigator.userAgent.indexOf('Opera') to check for Opera. > > I don't know about any other versions or platforms, though. > > HTH > .henning > > > > --------------------------------------- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !