One of the constant non-niceties when developing web sites is that of browser incompatibility. In this article Annette looks at Cyscape's BrowserHawk component, which can be used to find out the capabilities of any visitors web browser. Annette talks about the component in general, and also shows us a complete working example that detects flash, MSXML, connection speeds, and more.
Detecting Browser Capabilities With BrowserHawk - BrowserHawk example (Page 5 of 6 )
Now that we've taken a look at the BrowserHawk application and some of its methods and members, let's create an example that uses BrowserHawk to its fullest extent.
Here's the ASP code that we could use to check that the visitors web browser conforms to the requirements outlined above:
On Error Resume Next
set objBH = Server.CreateObject("cyScape.browserObj")