jQuery 1.9 is out… and $.browser has been removed – a fast workaround | Pupunzi
With the new 1.9 jQuery release they removed definitely their $.browser method. Surely many of you used this thousand of time to catch specific browsers; now it doesn't work anymore. Here is a fast and short piece of code you can use before deciding how to procede: [crayon-5ce281a75e585660416481/] This catches the browser vendor but not the browser version, so $.browser.version will fire an exception. I wrote an extended plugin that replaces the $.browser object including many information retrieved from the user agent; you can get it from jsfiddle: or download it here: