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Confirmation Dialogues Across Browsers

Nov 25, 2011

At some point I needed to check the page confirmation dialogs across multiple browsers. I wanted to see what the exact wording was for the "OK" and "Cancel" buttons. For your benefit, here are the results.

At some point I needed to check the page confirmation dialogs across multiple browsers. I wanted to see what the exact wording was for the “OK” and “Cancel” buttons. For your benefit, here are the results:

Internet Explorer 6

Internet Explorer 6

Are you sure you want to navigate away from this page?
{Message}
Press OK to continue, or Cancel to stay on the current page.
[OK] [Cancel]

Internet Explorer 8

Internet Explorer 8
Are you sure you want to navigate away from this page?
{Message}
Press OK to continue, or Cancel to stay on the current page.
[OK] [Cancel]

Internet Explorer 9

Internet Explorer 9
Are you sure you want to leave this page? Message from webpage:
{Message}
[Leave this page] [Stay on this page]

Safari 5

Safari 5
{URL}
Are you sure you want to leave this page?
{Message}
Click OK to leave this page, or Cancel to stay on this page.
[Cancel] [OK]

Chrome 13

Chrome 13
Confirm Navigation
{Message}
[Stay on this Page] [Leave this Page]

Firefox 5

Firefox 5
Are you sure?
This page is asking you to confirm that you want to leave - data you have entered may not be saved.
[Stay on Page] [Leave Page]