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From "Shazron Abdullah (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (CB-10078) With iPad Pro the wrong userAgent (iPhone) will be saved
Date Wed, 16 Dec 2015 23:33:46 GMT


Shazron Abdullah updated CB-10078:
    Labels: cordova-ios-4.1.0  (was: )

> With iPad Pro the wrong userAgent (iPhone) will be saved
> --------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: CB-10078
>                 URL:
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: iOS
>    Affects Versions: Master, 3.6.3
>         Environment: iPad Pro
> iOS 9.1
>            Reporter: Christian Hemker
>              Labels: cordova-ios-4.1.0
> Using UIWebView on an iPad Pro (iOS 9.1) gives you a wrong userAgent, because it says
its an iPhone. 
> You can reproduce this behavior with the iPad Pro device and with the iPad Pro simulator.
In both cases the userAgent is:
> {noformat}
> mozilla/5.0 (iphone; cpu iphone os 9_1 like mac os x) applewebkit/601.1.46 (khtml, like
gecko) mobile/13b137
> {noformat}
> This seems to be a known bug with iOS 9.1 on the iPad Pro because it is fixed with iOS
9.2 beta 4 and you are getting the right userAgent.
> If you clean install your app, everything works fine on iOS 9.2 beta 4. But if you update
your previously installed app, you are still getting the wrong userAgent because the CDVUserAgentUtil
uses the cached userAgent. 
> For users it is not possible to clean install the app, because in that case the whole
configuration would get lost. To get the right userAgent every time, developers must have
the option to disable the caching of the userAgent in their apps. 

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