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attachEvent call does not work in Chrome



You make use of a custom javascript that is working fine in IE8 browser where as it does not work in Chrome.

Error Messages


Steps to Reproduce

1. Use attachEvent() and run the scenario in chrome.

Root Cause

The root cause of this problem is software use/operation error. 


attachEvent() function does not work in chrome. Use addEventListener() api instead.

Published June 12, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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