Automation Action: Get Browser Info
Extract browser name, version and operating system info from a User Agent.
Extracts browser name, version & operating system information from a User Agent string.
Specify a user agent or %variable% in the Get Browser Info For User Agent entry.
You can the select variables to receive:
- Browser Name
- Operating System
- Is Mobile (true or false)
- Is Spider (true or false)
This Action is useful when receiving messages via the API - from web forms, or web requests. It allows you to obtain browser information for the user making the request.
For API received messages the originating user-agent is added to the Message Headers. You can extract this using the Set Variable action with the Extract Header Value operation and the Value set to User-Agent.