browser sniffing

Slovak translation: identifikácia prehľadávača

English term or phrase:browser sniffing
Slovak translation:identifikácia prehľadávača

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20:58 May 27, 2010
English to Slovak 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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identifikácia prehľadávača
Metóda určenia verzie prehľadávača, napríklad z dôvodu kompatibility s webovou stránkou.
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identifikácia prehľadávača

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Metóda určenia verzie prehľadávača, napríklad z dôvodu kompatibility s webovou stránkou.

Example sentence(s):
  • Týmto je ukončená identifikácia prehľadávača Internet Explorer. - 
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Yes  Jan Kolesar
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Yes  Igor Liba
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