2

<!--[if IE]> is not working. Is this possible to do in SharePoint?
I have tried SharePoint:CssRegistration but had no luck.

1

Internet Explorer up to and including version 9 does support conditional comments like those:

<!--[if IE]><link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="/Style Library/custom.css"></link><![endif]-->

<SharePoint:CssRegistration Name="/Style Library/custom.css" ConditionalExpression="IE" runat="server"></SharePoint:CssRegistration>

However, Internet Explorer 10 and above has dropped support for those conditional comments hence you are not able to target CSS in an easy way to IE 10+.

Update

If you need to target IE 10+ don't use JavaScript to sniff the Web browser user agent as the accepted answer of the link @Tiago provided does.

Instead either use pure CSS like this:

@media screen and (-ms-high-contrast: active), (-ms-high-contrast: none)
{
   /* IE10 and IE11-specific styles go here */
}
@media screen and (min-width:0\0)
{
    /* IE9 and IE10 rule sets go here */
}

or use JavaScript feature detection, like checking for the existence of document.documentMode and document.documentMode===10 or document.documentMode===11 like this:

if (document.documentMode != undefined && document.documentMode===10)
{
  // This is IE 10
}
if (document.documentMode != undefined && document.documentMode===11)
{
  // This is IE 11
}

Having said that, it all depends heavily on the SharePoint version you are using (SP2010 puts IE 9/10/11+ into 8-mode, SP2013 puts IE 11+ into 10-mode) and if you are running with the out-of-the-box masterpages (e.g. seattle.master on SP2013) or if you have customized your masterpage and modified the X-UA-Compatible meta tag (which I personally recommend against heavily as it might break standard SP functionality).

0

cssregistration has an attribute ConditionalExpression

you can set it to IE instead of using the IF comments

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms537512(VS.85).aspx

for IE10+ you can try one of the many approaches found here

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.