About this FAQ
Why this FAQ?
The goal of this FAQ is to help you develop robust client-side scripts that canrun in Netscape Navigator as well as Microsoft Internet Explorer, under various operatingsystems. This FAQ collection is different from others in the following:
Here the answers are focused on platform-independent coding, rather than on one particular browser or platform.
Here most answers contain interactive code examples which you can run withoutleaving the Web page you are reading.
Here you get the solution, not just a confirmation that the problem exists. For example, other sources would just say:
. This FAQ gives you the solution:
. This means that scripts execute without preliminary
, i.e. without conversion of the script text into a system-dependent machine code. The user's browser
Netscape Navigator (beginning with version 2.0)
Microsoft Internet Explorer (beginning with version 3.0)