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How to get attributes of a column in Netscape 4.08?

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I need to get the attributes of a column in netscape navigator 4.08.

In IE I have got the result for the following script.

<script language="JavaScript">

function getAttr()

// the output will be :- col;

// the output will be :- lblCol1;

<form name="frm1" method="post" action="">

<td class="col" name="lblCol1" id="lblCol1">Hello</td>


What change I need to do to get the class name and name.

could anybody help me please.

Thanks in advance.
Sep 20 '06 #1
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You need to pass the event as an argument for non-IE browsers, i.e.
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  1. function getAttr(e) {
  2.     if (!e) e = window.event;
  3.     // now 'e' is the event in all browsers
Next, the element which is the target, is srcElement in IE, but target in other browsers, so:
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  1. if ( target =;
  2. else if (e.srcElement) target = e.srcElement;
  3. // now target contains the target element
May 14 '08 #2

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