This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
sure you can check which browser it is and what version it is and all that. I am not too sure abt the screen res part, though most UI would ask you to support 800x600 as most modern computers support Atleast that...ofcourse you can always go higher...my laptop is 1400x1050 and 32 bit color..ofcourse i need 32 MB of video RAM for that :-) browserName = navigator.appName.substring(0,8); if(browserName=="Netscape") //then it is netscape else //it is IE (a very safe assumption as less than 1% use anything else) -manav