Returns the name of the browser vendor for the current browser.

Syntax

venString = window.navigator.vendor 

Value

Example

window.navigator.vendor 
// returns "Netscape6"

Notes

vendor is another portion of the userAgent string. The product and the vendor can be different--as when Netscape 6.1 uses the Gecko product to do its rendering. See also navigator.product, navigator.userAgent

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'NavigatorID: vendor' in that specification.
Living Standard  

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