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Choose the action when the BrowserUpdate Stack is triggered
show message
A standard message will be shown (example). When clicking the Update browser button, visitors will be taken to this page by Browser-Update.org that explains the benefits of updating their browser, and links to download pages for the main browsers.
When using this option, you can adjust the looks of the message in detail with the options message setting and message styling. Obviously, these options have no effect when choosing one of the two options below.
redirect to another page
When you have a more simple site for visitor’s with an outdated browser, or want to explain in your own words why it is a good idea for them to update their browser, this option is for you.
There are several other websites with information about updating your browser you could redirect to. Some suggestions:
show content of this stack
With this option selected, a dropzone is shown in the BrowserUpdate Stack. Drag any content into this dropzone (text, images…) and it will only be shown when the visitor’s browser is outdated.
show a LightboxMe lightbox
If you don’t like the standard message, you can show a lightbox with a message using the LightboxMe Stack. Just make sure the target id of the BrowserUpdate Stack (fig. 2) is identical to the unique id in the LightboxMe Stack; and the option behaviour in the LightboxMe Stack is set to open this lightbox when clicking a link (fig. 3).
The LightboxMe Stack is sold separately. More information on the product page.

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Specify when to trigger the BrowserUpdate Stack
Especially when setting up the BrowserUpdate Stack to show a message, you may want to set the option when to always (for testing). The action will always be triggered in that case, even if your browser is up to date.
Once published, the stack behave as normal and only trigger its action in case a browser is outdated.

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Specify which browser versions will trigger the stack
You can set the version for the five main browsers (Internet Explorer/Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome).
For Firefox, Opera and Chrome, you can specify in detail with which browser versions the visitor needs to be notified:
positive numbers specify how much versions behind (e.g. 22 shows the notification for versions ≤22)
negative numbers specify how much versions behind the current version (e.g. -5 shows the notification for versions ≤20 if the current version is 25)
The browser-update.org script can detect Internet Explorer/Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari and Chrome on desktop and in Android, but not in iOS (yet), but the browser-update.org team is working on it. See this issue on GitHub for more details. If you prefer, you can disable the script for all mobile browsers (7).

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Specify the language of the message
The option visitor’s default will show the message in the language of the visitor’s system. If this language is not available, English is used as a fallback.
You can also set a fixed language for the message.
At present, 39 languages are available. Visit this page for an overview of all languages available and examples of the texts show in each of them.

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Using a custom text for the message
If the predefined messages are not to your liking, you can set a custom text using HTML. The following placeholders can be used in this text:
{brow_name} — will be replaced with the browser name
{up_but} — will be replaced with contents of the update link tag
{ignore_but} — will be replaced with contents for the ignore link
Example:
Your browser, {brow_name}, is <b>too old</b>: <a{up_but}>update</a> or <a{ignore_but}>​ignore</a>.
will show the following message:
example of a custom message

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Specify if and when the action (showing a message, redirect) will happen again
The remind after setting determines after how many hours the notification should reappear.
Setting this value to 0 (zero) will trigger the notification all the time.
The reappear after setting determines after how many hours the notification should reappear if the user explicitly closes message.
If the remind after setting’s value is 0 (zero), this option will be overruled and the notification will be triggered every time.
The BrowserUpdate Stack sets a cookie named browserupdateorg to monitor when the notification should reappear.

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Pro Tip
During development, you can easily remove the cookie by making a temporary empty link* and an id named RemoveBUcookie. Clicking this link will remove the cookie set by the BrowserUpdate Stack on that page if present.

Remove the cookie set by this page now
BrowserUpdate Stack: link to remove the cookie  (click to enlarge)
* for an empty link, set the URL to javascript:void(0);
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