Add HTML Based on Browser Width (Firefox)

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Old 09-22-2009
Add HTML Based on Browser Width (Firefox)

Here is a bit of code I wrote that includes some HTML (table and image code) based on the width of the browser. It works in Firefox. I am not sure if it works for IE. (Need to test.)

javascript code:
  1. <script type="text/javascript"><!--
  2. var winWidth = window.innerWidth;
  3. if (winWidth > 750) {
  4. document.write('<td><img src=""></td>');
  5. document.write('<td><img height="280px" src=""></td>');
  6. }
  7. //-->
  8. </script>

---------- Post updated at 04:34 ---------- Previous update was at 04:27 ----------

Update: Does not work in IE, only Firefox so far. (Have not tested in Opera).

---------- Post updated at 04:49 ---------- Previous update was at 04:34 ----------

Ha! Seems like window.innerWidth is supported on most browsers EXCEPT IE according to this site:

W3C DOM Compatibility - CSS Object Model View

To compensate for IE, we need something like:

javascript code:
  1. var winWidth = 0;
  2.   if( typeof( window.innerWidth ) == 'number' ) {
  3.     //Non-IE
  4.     winWidth = window.innerWidth;
  5.   } else if( document.documentElement && document.documentElement.clientWidth ) {
  6.     //IE 6+ in 'standards compliant mode'
  7.     winWidth = document.documentElement.clientWidth;
  8.   } else if( document.body && document.body.clientWidth ) {
  9.     //IE 4 compatible
  10.     winWidth = document.body.clientWidth;
  11.   }

Last edited by Neo; 10-04-2009 at 05:04 PM.. Reason: added highlight=javascript bbcode tags
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