HttpCapabilitiesBase.MajorVersion Property

Gets the major (integer) version number of the browser.

Namespace: System.Web.Configuration
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

Public ReadOnly Property MajorVersion As Integer
Dim instance As HttpCapabilitiesBase
Dim value As Integer

value = instance.MajorVersion

/** @property */
public int get_MajorVersion ()

public function get MajorVersion () : int

Not applicable.

Property Value

The major version number of the browser.

Exception typeCondition


The header value is not valid.

The following code example adds the major and minor (integer and decimal) values of the browser version number and sends the result to browser.

<%@ page language="VB" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<script runat="server">
    Sub Page_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs)
    End Sub

    Function CheckBrowserCaps()
        Dim myBrowserCaps As System.Web.HttpBrowserCapabilities = Request.Browser
        Label1.Text = "Your Browser's Major version is " & (CType(myBrowserCaps, System.Web.Configuration.HttpCapabilitiesBase)).MajorVersion

    End Function 'CheckBrowserCaps

<html xmlns="" >
    <title>Browser Capabilities Sample</title>
    <form runat="server" id="form1">
            Browser Capabilities:
            <p/><asp:Label ID="Label1" Runat="server" />

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0