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Javascript works in IE but not Firefox

Discussion in 'Software Development' started by tgpt, Sep 20, 2007.

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  1. tgpt

    tgpt Thread Starter

    Jul 17, 2007
    This code displays three images. When two of the images are moused-over, the third
    changes color. This works fine in IE but not in FireFox. I'm not very experienced in
    javascript but I did add an alert to the SetImage function and the correct images are being
    found. It seems the code in the SetImage function is not correct for FireFox. That's as far
    as I can get though. Would someone please take a look and let me know what the problem
    might be or how to troubleshoot it?
     <td align="center" valign="middle" bgcolor="#FFFFFF"> 
     <span id="theimage"><img src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['products_image'];?>"  border=0 hspace=0 vspace=0></span> 
     <td align="center"> 
      var pimage=new Image(); 
      pimage.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['products_image'];?>"; 
      var im1="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image1'];?>"; 
      var im2="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image2'];?>"; 
      var im3="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image3'];?>"; 
      var im4="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image4'];?>"; 
      var im5="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image5'];?>"; 
      var im1f=new Image(); 
      var im2f=new Image(); 
      var im3f=new Image(); 
      var im4f=new Image(); 
      var im5f=new Image(); 
      im1="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image1_swatch'];?>"; 
      im1f.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image1'];?>"; 
      im2="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image2_swatch'];?>"; 
      im2f.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image2'];?>"; 
      im3="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image3_swatch'];?>"; 
      im3f.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image3'];?>"; 
      im4="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image4_swatch'];?>"; 
      im4f.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image4'];?>"; 
      im5="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image5_swatch'];?>"; 
      im5f.src="http://forums.techguy.org/images/<?php echo $product['image5'];?>"; 
      function SetImage(newimage) 
      var imspan=document.getElementById("theimage"); 
      var html='<img id="mainimage">'; 
      var im=new Image(); 
      if (im1!="http://forums.techguy.org/images/") document.write('<img src="'+im1+'" onmouseover="SetImage(im1f);" width="70">'); 
      if (im2!="http://forums.techguy.org/images/") document.write('<img src="'+im2+'" onmouseover="SetImage(im2f);" width="70">'); 
      if (im3!="http://forums.techguy.org/images/") document.write('<img src="'+im3+'" onmouseover="SetImage(im3f);" width="70">'); 
      if (im4!="http://forums.techguy.org/images/") document.write('<img src="'+im4+'" onmouseover="SetImage(im4f);" width="70">'); 
      if (im5!="http://forums.techguy.org/images/") document.write('<img src="'+im5+'" onmouseover="SetImage(im5f);" width="70">'); 
  2. tomdkat

    tomdkat Retired Trusted Advisor

    May 6, 2006
    Display the "Error Console" in Firefox when viewing your page to see what errors are being generated. I don't see the "theimage" element identified in the table row you posted above. If there is no element with the id "theimage", "document.getElementById()" won't return a valid object.

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