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create an element on fly and add it to DOM

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i was able to create an element using createelemnet and add it to body.
and it displayed properly......
but i could not access it using document.all.element_name...
that meand it is added to DOM ..
how can i do it..
plz send me code,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,thankssssssss
Feb 2 '07 #1
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document.all is IE-specific and very old. All modern browsers since 1998 support document.getElementById. So set an id when you create the element, then use:
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  1. document.getElementById(elementID)
to access the element where elementID is the id of your element.
Feb 2 '07 #2

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thaaaaaaaaannnnnnnkssssssssssss for ur reply..........
ok it is now working .......................
Feb 3 '07 #3

Expert Mod 15k+
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No problem, you're welcome. Glad you got it working.
Feb 3 '07 #4

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