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## “Object doesn't support this property or method” when setting an object property in IE8

javascript,internet-explorer,cross-browser
I'm trying to make draggable elements without using jQuery. I'd like it to be compatible with IE8. The following breaks at this.handle = { with the error, "Object doesn't support this property or method." Does IE9< have some goofy hang-up when it comes to setting object properties? var Draggable =...

## jquery validation IE Object doesn't support property

jquery,internet-explorer,jquery-validate

## Can I disable IE compatibility mode only for content within a ?

internet-explorer,frameset,ie-compatibility-mode,html-frames
Ive developed a Web Application that runs in my company's intranet. I had an issue with Internet Explorer's automatic compatibility mode earlier in my process, and added code to force my pages to be displayed in the newest version of IE: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge" /> This worked perfectly. Until my...

## Character rendering is different (IE/Chrome)

I'm trying to figure out why does the arrow symbol render differently on Chrome and Internet Explorer but without any success. Surprisingly IE displays it correctly while Chrome has problems with rendering. Ignore the difference in size, it is due to zooming. Chrome IE Regarding CSS, there is only Eric...

## How to consistently crash IE 10&11? Reproducing “Internet Explorer to close and reopen the tab”

javascript,html,css,internet-explorer
This is a stupid question. Is there a way to consistently produce this error in Internet Explorer 10&11 with Javascript, css or HTML? A problem with this webpage caused Internet Explorer to close and reopen the tab. This is not for malicious webpage, I need to test some plugin and...

## XMLHttpRequest: Network Error 0x80070005, Access is denied on Microsoft Edge (but not IE)

javascript,ajax,internet-explorer,cors,microsoft-edge
I have a very simple ajax request (see below). The server is using CORS and works fine in IE 10+, Chrome, Firefox and Opera. On Microsoft Edge however, it fails with XMLHttpRequest: Network Error 0x80070005, Access is denied. I have researched the posts here, here, here and here, but cannot...

## htaccess rewrite condition not working in internet explorer

apache,.htaccess,internet-explorer
We have mutiple websites with the same code. The problem is this is working correctly in Firefox, Chrome etc, but it is not working in IE. My suggestion is that internet explorer sends a different/incorrect HTTP_HOST. But i can't figure out why. Can anybody help me in the right direction....

## SSL certificate error 403.13 in IIS 7.5

internet-explorer,iis-7,ssl-certificate,sha1,http-status-code-403
I'm getting 403.13 in IIS logs, when I'm trying to access my api using the created certificate(sha1). Further I tested the same certificate in other test environment it works treat and I get the the XML from the api without any issue. Certificate pfx is installed in Certificate store and...

## Developers tool(F12) is opening in Internet Explorer when it is launched by watir-webdriver

internet-explorer,selenium,selenium-webdriver,watir-webdriver,developer-tools
I am automating a web application on Internet Explorer using Watir-webdriver and ruby. When I run my script in my Laptop[Win7(x64) and IE11] it is running without opening Developers Tool in Internet explorer. But When I test the same script in Virtual Machine[Win8(x64) and IE10], Intenet Exploerer browser opening with...

## Why does IE show junk for my dasBlog blog?

internet-explorer,dasblog
If I look at my blog in Chrome or Firefox, it looks as I expect. However, if I try to look at it in IE (11.0.9600.17801) it asks me if I want to download W69NUE8S (or some other random file name), which looks like some binary file. http://dotnetwhatnot.pixata.co.uk/ I tried...

## History token fires twice if the URLhas a special character in IE

java,internet-explorer,gwt
I have a code that is working perfectly fine in firefox and chrome, but not very well in IE. I am using GWT 2.5.1 . The issue is that i am sending a string to query via the URL. If that string contains special character like % or ^ or...

## jQuery & CSS only load after many refreshes

jquery,css,html5,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-11
If you open this page in IE11, the CSS and jQuery don't load: http://javasmart.gooberdev.com/ If you refresh the page once, maybe even twice, it still doesn't load. But if you hit F5 a bunch of times in succession, the CSS and jQuery finally load and the page displays correctly. This...

## How to avoid wrap in IE7 when I have two ul in a navigation?

html,css,css3,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-7
In ie8 or firefox browser,My code runs well,the two ul are in the same line.But when I ie7,the two ul are in the diffrent line,How to make then in the same line in ie7? <DIV id='navigation'> <ul><li><span> leftspan </span></li></ul> <ul style='float:right;'> <li><span> leftspan </span></li> <li><a href="http://www.google.com" target="_blank">google</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.apple.com" target="_blank">apple</a></li>...

## Flexbox does not seem to work in IE

html,css,internet-explorer,flexbox
For a website, I am using some flexboxes. Those boxes work perfectly in all browsers, except in IE. I'm going to give you a simplified version of what I'm doing below: <div class="row-fluid vertical-align text"> <div class="col-xs-16 col-md-8 leftText"> Some textblock, which has a 10 lines </div> <div class="col-xs-16 col-md-8...

## How to implement IF statement in Protractorjs Spec.js file?

javascript,internet-explorer,selenium,selenium-webdriver,protractor
I am trying to run spec.js file for multiple browsers i.e., using Multicapabilities in conf.js. But I want one statement of code to be executed only for IE and I am trying to put that in IF statement by taking the title of the browser as the condition in IF....

## Remove mysterious space that IE9 creates around

html,css,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-9
I'm trying to learn how to make crossbrowser pages and stuck at dealing with IE9: it creates some space near the <img>, see example Look at the rightmost image, it should appear here. If space doesnt appear, hover the mouse over the image. Can't imagine what's wrong, this image is...

## IE 10 Flexbox height bug?

html,css,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-10,flexbox
I am unable to figure out why IE10 adds extra margin's or height to the green element below. http://jsfiddle.net/q4ofmfar/ Expected style as displayed by most browsers: Incorrect style as rendered by IE10.0: http://jsfiddle.net/q4ofmfar/ HTML <div class="row"> <div id="box1"> <div> Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Mauris dapibus vehicula...

## Inconsistent display on IE & Firefox

I'm using Bootstrap on my website project. I'm through with the design but the items are displayed out of place on IE & Firefox. The same page renders great on Chrome. I used developer tools on the three browsers to make sure there was no difference in the CSS properties....

## Styling Text Elements in Internet Explorer 8

css,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-8
.title { font-family: Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-weight: 800; color: #1e1e1e; font-size: 24pt; } https://jsfiddle.net/pa3ztdwt/ The above fiddle works fine in Google Chrome, but does not work in Internet Explorer 8. It seems that the font-weight property is not rendering properly in Internet Explorer 8. Do we have any...

## Javascript - Apply() breaking IE 9

javascript,jquery,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-9
I have this object: var _intervals = { intervals: {}, _add: function (fun, interval) { var newInterval = setInterval.apply( window, [fun, interval].concat([].slice.call(arguments, 2)) ); this.intervals[ newInterval ] = true; return newInterval; }, _delete: function (id) { return clearInterval(this.intervals[id]); }, _deleteAll: function () { var all = Object.keys(this.intervals), len = all.length;...

## Font Face issues in Internet Explorer 8

css,internet-explorer,fonts,internet-explorer-8,font-face
I created a test page for IE 8 to see if i could use Google fonts. You can find the code at the end of the question. I am including every Google font i need by using a element with a list of them. Now, depending on the HREF attribute...

## How to set the IEDriverServer.exe through command line in protractor

internet-explorer,selenium,selenium-webdriver,webdriver,protractor
I would like to set the IEDriver executable path via command line while using protractor. I am using the following command, but it is not considering path to the IEDriver executable. cd > protractor --seleniumArgs "['-Dwebdriver.ie.driver=../selenium/IEDriverServer.exe']" conf.js I am getting the error: var template = new Error(this.message); ^ UnknownError: The...

## How to get the currentDate in Javascript for IE?

javascript,internet-explorer,date
I already did some reasearch and found out that you need to format a date String because the IE can't handle some formats. But the problem is that I don't even get a current date string to format. Date.now() or Date.time() I also tried this if-statement: if (!Date.now) { Date.now...

## IFRAME won't display 100% height in IE8, but fine in IE11 and Firefox

html,css,internet-explorer,iframe,internet-explorer-8
I have a HTML page with an iframe in a div. The iframe height should be 100% of the available window height. This displays as expected in IE11 and Firefox, but in IE8 the iframe remains at a fixed size, regardless of the window size or the iframe content. When...

## Check if code is compatible with IE 5

javascript,html,internet-explorer
I have to make a website that is compatible with IE 5+, It has to work with IE5+ because the device im working with uses Windows CE 5 or 6 and i cannot update the IE to a more recent version. I've made a javascript code with a couple of...

## Link with negative z-index not clickable in IE

html,css,internet-explorer,z-index
Can anyone give me a hint why the link in the gray box is not clickable in Internet Explorer (I'm using version 11). http://jsfiddle.net/rk7n7xjj/1/ I tested it in any other browsers and it works fine. HTML <div class="gray"><a href="#bla">This link is not clickable in IE</a></div> <div class="yellow">Some placeholder text</div> CSS...

## How do I prevent jquery from reloading an animation in IE mouse hover?

jquery,internet-explorer,internet-explorer-9
I have an animation that plays on mouse over on a containing div. In IE9+ if the user hovers over an element inside that container it replays the animation. My basic setup is: <div class="book"> <img src="bookcover.jpg" /> <div class="overloay"> <p class="title">Book title</p> <a href="#">read book</a> </div> </div> When the...

## Internet Explorer Jumpy Scrolling

javascript,jquery,internet-explorer,scroll
I have this code to keep a heading element at the top of another element that scrolls. It works perfectly in Firefox and Google Chrome however in IE it's excruciatingly jumpy. The code itself is very simple and I can't think how to potentially improve it. In Chrome and Firefox...

## HTML/CSS menu not working on IE

html,css,internet-explorer
I'm working on a website and I was happy that all was looking good on Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Then it came it suddenly in my mind, I started sweating, the heart started beating fast.. oh God, I have to test it on IE! And, of course, it doesn't work...

## OverCls is not working in IE11

javascript,css,internet-explorer,extjs
I am working with extjs 4.2 and need an advice to solve this small bug. I have an extjs button in my js file as: { xtype : 'button', text : 'Add Drive', padding : '10px 10px 10px 10px', overCls : 'overDrive' } and my in my css i have...

## Infragistics 12.2 WebDatePicker not displaying the Date in IE11

asp.net,internet-explorer,iis,infragistics
We are planning to upgrade the browser to IE 11. So was testing all the web application whether it is compatible with IE 11. One Asp.net 4.0 project uses Infragisitcs 12.2 and the WebDatePicker doesn't display the Date in IE 11 after hosting to IIS server 7.5. It was working...

## How To Write Acceptance Tests for Internet Explorer with: Selenium, PHPUnit and Mac OS X?

osx,internet-explorer,selenium,phpunit,acceptance-testing
I'm trying to write acceptance tests for a project using multiple browsers. All the tests run fine with: Firefox, Chrome and Safari. However, I don't know how to run them in Internet Explorer. I use: PHPUnit, Selenium and Mac OS X. I also use VirtualBox with Windows 8 and Windows...