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Browser Capabilities Report: Can Javascript Enabled/Disabled Percentages Be Determined?

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Browser Capabilities Report: Can Javascript Enabled/Disabled Percentages Be Determined? BocoWeb 5/25/11 10:56 AM
I'd like to be able to determine the percentage of visitors that have Javascript disabled, but since Javascript must be enabled in order for the analytics code to run, it seems like this isn't something that can be reported.

At first glance, I don't see anything in the Browser Capabilities section of the reports which refers to Javascript.  Does anyone have any information that will confirm/refute that this is a limitation?

Thanks for the info ~
Re: Browser Capabilities Report: Can Javascript Enabled/Disabled Percentages Be Determined? Whims 5/26/11 9:27 PM
Visitors without javascript and cookie enabled browsers aren't tracked by google analytics.

Cheers
Whims

just as an afterthought.. you could possibly compare data in GA.. to data captured by your server traffic logs. 
It wouldnt be perfect as you would have to determine from the site server logs what traffic is human as compared to non human that isnt using a js enabled browser amongst other factors too.
Re: Browser Capabilities Report: Can Javascript Enabled/Disabled Percentages Be Determined? BocoWeb 5/27/11 7:14 AM
Thanks for the confirmation.  Smart thinking about the comparison to logs.  I'm not sure that will work in my situation, but it's definitely an alternative.  One other thing that comes to mind is adding a <noscript> tag that triggers something to help quantify visitors without JS.  It could be something simple like a small and specific <img> that is pulled into the page that can be tracked for number of hits on the img.  I'm sure there's a better approach though... but I may explore the <noscript> route to see what I can come up with.  Thanks for the feedback.