browser sniffing

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20:59 May 27, 2010
English to Hindi translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Internet, e-Commerce
Additional field(s): Computers (general)
English term or phrase: browser sniffing
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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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5ब्राउज़र स्निफ़िंग, ब्राउज़र जासूसी


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ब्राउज़र स्निफ़िंग, ब्राउज़र जासूसी

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वह प्रक्रिया जिसमें कोई वेब साइट यह निर्धारित करने का प्रयास करती है कि उपयोगकर्ता किस प्रकार के वेब ब्राउज़र का उपयोग कर रहा है.

Example sentence(s):
  • कुछ बैंक ब्राउज़र स्निफ़िंग करते हैं जिसमें वे यह जानने का प्रयास करते हैं कि आप किस प्रकार के ब्राउज़र का उपयोग कर रहे हैं, और यदि यह IE नहीं हैं तो वे समर्थन नहीं करते. - Computerworld  
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