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  1. #1

    TechieJustin's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 16, 2008
    Pennsylvania, USA
    Macbook Pro 15"
    Required Internet Explorer
    Is there a plugin for Safari that makes it report to a website that it is Internet Explorer?
    Who designs these awful websites?
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    chscag's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, Numerous iPods, High Sierra
    I don't know of a plug in for Safari that emulates IE. There are several for Firefox but they only work with the Windows version of Firefox. Google supposedly has been working on a plug in for Chrome that emulates IE, but again that may only be for the Windows version.


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    Member Since
    Apr 09, 2009
    Ithaca NY
    13 inch alMacBook 2GHz C2D 4G DDR3, 1.25GHz G4 eMac
    Access the Develop menu by opening safari preference, going to the "Advanced" tab, and check the box... then under the develop menu, go to user agent and tick the box for IE 8 :-P


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    Member Since
    Apr 23, 2009
    Sheffield, England
    Model Identifier: iMac9,1 Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor Speed: 2.66 GHz
    When I tried that site on your picture, Safari got straight through to the log in page - nothing about needing IE. Same thing happens with Firefox.

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    Member Since
    Mar 24, 2008
    The timeclock website I use also requires IE. I can get the login page and login with any browser, but I either get an explicit "IE ONLY" screen like yours, or a blank page. Even my Blackberry, which has an "IE spoof" option, just does a blank page.

    It's kinda silly since the actual page isn't particularly complicated. It should work on any browser. I am annoyed that I can't clock in/out from my iPhone.

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