Warning

This built-in function is deprecated and will not be available in future versions of the OutSystems Platform. Please use the GetUserAgent Function instead.

The GetBrowserType function is a built-in function that returns the type of the client browser.

Input parameters

None

Output parameters

Text Type

Although this function can be used in any type of flow, it only returns significant values in Web Flows.

Examples

Browser

Result in .NET

Result in J2EE

Firefox 11

"Firefox11.0"

"Netscape7"

IE8

"IE8"

"IE8"

Opera

"Opera9"

"Unknown"

Remarks

The .NET implementation depends on the .NET framework configuration, thus different results may be returned for the same browser version when using different configurations. Learn more on how the function is implemented.

The J2EE version only returns useful results for IE7 and IE8.

See Also

Available Environment Functions | Available Built-in Functions