Solved

Where does internet explorer 11 indicate it is displaying a page in compatability view?

Posted on 2014-03-06
4
324 Views
Last Modified: 2014-03-12
I know how to add a page to comparability view but is there anywhere in the browser that it indicates that a given page is in compatibility view so that I can be sure that it is recognizing that the given page needs to be in compatibility view? In previous versions of IE you could hit F12 and it would tell you.
0
Comment
Question by:Rob Sanders
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
Sivaraj E earned 500 total points
ID: 39909599
It is not available in IE 11, reason is here.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn321449.aspx

Regards, Shiva
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rob Sanders
ID: 39909729
Well I gathered that part. But is there any other mechanism in any manner for one to conclusively say that a given page is being displayed in compatibility view?
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:Sivaraj E
ID: 39909774
You would have noticed this part on the link above,

What if I still need Compatibility View?

There might be extenuating circumstances in your company, which require you to continue to use Compatibility View. In this situation, this process should be viewed strictly as a workaround. You should work with the website vendor to make sure that the affected pages are updated to match the latest web standards. The functionality described here is currently deprecated and will be removed at a time in the future.

Those sites which runs only in compatibility mode needs to be added separately, you can do that as explained on the link, as far as I understand there is no other go

Regards, Shiva
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Rob Sanders
ID: 39924397
Thanks for the info. Sorry it took me so long to respond.
0

Featured Post

[Webinar] Code, Load, and Grow

Managing multiple websites, servers, applications, and security on a daily basis? Join us for a webinar on May 25th to learn how to simplify administration and management of virtual hosts for IT admins, create a secure environment, and deploy code more effectively and frequently.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Introduction If you're like most people, you have occasionally made a typographical error when you're entering information into an online form.  And to your consternation, the browser remembers the error, and offers to autocomplete your future entr…
#Citrix #Internet Explorer #Enterprise Mode #IE 11 #IE 8
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how nuggets on the Web are formatted by using Chrome Developer Tools. These tools would not only view the site's CSS but it can also modify it and save the CSS to use on your own site.
How to create a custom search shortcut to site-search Experts Exchange using Google in the Firefox browser. This eliminates the need to type out site:experts-exchange.com whenever you want to search the site. Launch your Bookmark Menu: Press 'Ctrl +…

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question