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October 24, 2008 / kiranpatils

IE innerHTML – "Unknown runtime error"

Setting value of <div id=”divhtml”> using js like this :

document.getElementById(“divhtml”).innerHTML = “<form><input type=”text”>…</form>”;

it was giving me error..

Solution:

oldDiv = document.getElementById(divhtml);
newDiv = document.createElement(oldDiv.tagName);
newDiv.id = oldDiv.id;
newDiv.className = oldDiv.className;
newDiv.innerHTML = “<form><input type=”text”>…</form>”;

oldDiv.parentNode.replaceChild(newDiv, oldDiv);

And it worked like a charm!!!!!!

Link : http://piecesofrakesh.blogspot.com/2007/02/ies-unknown-runtime-error-when-using.html

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    • kiranpatils / May 6 2013 4:08 pm

      Thanks for the nice words!

      It’s default theme!

      Sincerely,
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