Find-in-page script


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Emulates the 'find' feature of the user's browser.

Current version

Appears to have been created 11-12/10/2002

Browser support

Trident / EdgeHTML / Tasman (Internet Explorer 4+, Edge 44-)Feature is not available in IE Mac
Opera 7-12Feature not available
Gecko engine browsers (Mozilla, Firefox, Netscape 6+, etc)Feature available from Netscape 7 / Mozilla 1 / etc. Recent versions find only the first result. See the demo page for more details.
KHTML / WebKit / Chromium / Blink / QT WebEngine / QTWebKit / WebKitGTK (Chrome, Vivaldi, Opera 15+, Edge 79+, Safari, Konqueror, OmniWeb 4.5+, iCab 4+, NetFront Chromium / WebKit)Feature not available
iCab 3-Script works as expected
Rhino + W3C DOM (ICEbrowser)Feature not available
Rhino + layers / W3C DOM (Escape / Evo, iBrow)Script works as expected
NetFront 3+ NetFront engineFeature available but it does not work
Opera 5 and 6 Elektra engineFeature not available
Netscape 4Script works as expected
OmniWeb 4.2-Script works as expected
Rhino + pDOM (Clue browser)Feature not available
WebTVCannot find text that comes after the search box
Tkhtml Hv3+Feature not available
Netgem NetBoxFeature not available
OpenTVFeature not available
iPanel MicroBrowserFeature not available

Accessibility notes

No inherent accessibility problems. Users should still be able to use the 'find' feature of their browser if JavaScript is disbled.


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