IE 10 __dopostback issue

In IE 10, when we are using link button or __dopostback, then it will not raise the postback event. To resolve the issue follow the below steps.


  • Add App_Browsers folder to your solution.
  • Add browser file BrowserFile.browser to the App_Browsers folder.
  • Then add the below code in BrowserFile.browser file
    <browsers> <browser id="IE6Plus" parentID="IE"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="^[6-9]|\d{2,}$" /> </identification> <capabilities> <capability name="ecmascriptversion" value="3.0" /> <capability name="jscriptversion" value="5.6" /> <capability name="javascript" value="true" /> <capability name="javascriptversion" value="1.5" /> <capability name="msdomversion" value="${majorversion}.${minorversion}" /> <capability name="w3cdomversion" value="1.0" /> <capability name="ExchangeOmaSupported" value="true" /> <capability name="activexcontrols" value="true" /> <capability name="backgroundsounds" value="true" /> <capability name="cookies" value="true" /> <capability name="frames" value="true" /> <capability name="javaapplets" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsCallback" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsFileUpload" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsMultilineTextBoxDisplay" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsMaintainScrollPositionOnPostback" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsVCard" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsXmlHttp" value="true" /> <capability name="tables" value="true" /> <capability name="supportsAccessKeyAttribute" value="true" /> <capability name="tagwriter" value="System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriter" /> <capability name="vbscript" value="true" /> </capabilities> </browser> <browser id="IE6to9" parentID="IE6Plus"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="^[6-9]$" /> </identification> </browser> <browser id="IE7" parentID="IE6to9"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="^7$" /> </identification> <capabilities> <capability name="jscriptversion" value="5.7" /> </capabilities> </browser> <browser id="IE8" parentID="IE6to9"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="^8$" /> </identification> <capabilities> <capability name="jscriptversion" value="6.0" /> </capabilities> </browser> <browser id="IE9" parentID="IE6to9"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="^9$" /> </identification> <capabilities> <capability name="jscriptversion" value="6.0" /> </capabilities> </browser> <browser id="IE10Plus" parentID="IE6Plus"> <identification> <capability name="majorversion" match="\d{2,}" /> </identification> <capabilities> <capability name="jscriptversion" value="6.0" /> </capabilities> </browser> <gateway id="IEbeta" parentID="IE"> <identification> <capability name="letters" match="^([bB]|ab)" /> </identification> <capture> </capture> <capabilities> <capability name="beta" value="true" /> </capabilities> </gateway> </browsers>
  • Build and deploy the solution.