browser sniffing

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20:59 May 27, 2010
English to Albanian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Internet, e-Commerce
Additional field(s): Computers (general)
English term or phrase: browser sniffing
Definition from
The process in which the web site tries to determine what kind of web browser the user is using. This is done to suit the website to the particular capabilities of the browser.

Example sentence(s):
  • Web standards have made browser sniffing far less necessary on the server side, unless you happen to be implementing a browser statistics application. Sitepoint
  • The file is extensible in the sense that you can add your own properties (such as 'crawler', 'stripper' etc) and add your own browser-sniffing filters for newer browsers such as Firebird and Firefox. The Code Project
  • Some banks do browser-sniffing where they attempt to discover which browser you're using, and if it's not IE they bounce you away. Computerworld
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5 +1nuhatja e shfletuesit
Juliana Cullafiq


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18 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
nuhatja e shfletuesit

Definition from own experience or research:
Procesi me anën e të cilit sajti i uebit përpiqet të përcaktojë se çfarë lloj shfletuesi të uebit po përdor përdoruesi.

Example sentence(s):
  • Apple pretendon të promovojë HTML5 dhe një ueb të hapur, por faqja përdor nuhatjen e shfletuesit për të bllokuar shfletuesit e tjerë. - Bota sot  
Juliana Cullafiq
Local time: 17:31
Native speaker of: Native in AlbanianAlbanian
PRO pts in category: 20

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Yes  Elvana Moore
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  -> Thanks Elvana :-)
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