Category: click

Internet Explorer: Disabling clicks on a page

Disabling clicks on a webpage should be easy: put a div in front of it with a fixed position which should get all clicks. With IE that is not easy because a completely transparent element will forward clicks to the underlying element. Some solutions I found:Alpha filter with backgroundAdding these CSS properties (IE8 and later):filter:alpha(opacity=0);filter:progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Alpha(opacity=0);background:black;The … Continue reading Internet Explorer: Disabling clicks on a page

Missing history update when clicking on links in GWT and HtmlUnit unittests

I'm still pretty enthusiastic about the benefits of templating [1] GWT UIs with HTML as it turns out to be a productive way for altering UIs without going through a tedious compilation and deployment procedure.HtmlUnit 2.9 is a great java browser for integration-testing Ajax applications. It works fine with GWT and we use it a … Continue reading Missing history update when clicking on links in GWT and HtmlUnit unittests