Cross-browser or Browser compatibility refers to the ability of a website, web application, HTML construct or client-side script to function in environments that provide its required features and to bow out or degrade gracefully when features are absent or lacking.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
28 views

IE=edge Error Editing Lists

So i recently switched my master pages to: <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge"/> from the former <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8"/> In order to ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Unexpected error when submitting forms using internet Explorer in citrix

Whenever users try to submit sharepoint 2010 forms using Internet Explorer within the Citrix environment, the below error message is being shown. But the form works perfectly fine outside of Citrix ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

Opening an Infopath Document in a browser

I have my InfoPath document set to open in the browser, but when I try to open it from SharePoint I get an error that says: Error: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser. To open this form, ...
3
votes
0answers
73 views

CSR ListView Pagination working in IE but not in Chrome

I've created the following to override a ListView I'm using to display an Announcements List to users. This works in IE9, enabling 'Asynchronous Update' has no effect on the results. In other versions ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

when user closes the browser how to delete all information related to login user which has view only permissions

we deployed a website which created with publishing template to internet, it enable anonymous access some users has view only permissions ( view item,open item, view application pages permissions ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

How to stop overlapping of web parts when the page is in editing mode?

Whenever I am trying to edit the page I was getting an issue like the web parts in the edit page are been overlapped. Please see the below image. I was facing this issue since I have upgraded to ...
0
votes
0answers
107 views

SSRS integrated Sharepoint Actions Menu Data Fetch Error

In our environment, we have SSRS 2012 integrated with SharePoint 2013. One of our report we get error when we click on Actions menu An error has occured with the data fetch. Please refresh the ...
0
votes
0answers
77 views

SharePoint 2010 open list dialogue issue on IE11

I'm using IE11 Version 11.0.9600.18015 to open SharePoint 2010 list's new dialogue and found many error on developer console as below but when open as new tab, this issue does not occur. Any ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Why is my Check Out and Edit button glitched?

I have a production sharepoint 2013 environment that staff access via a virtual desktop version of Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 9. Several site collections are set to 'Require Check Out' to edit. ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

“Unblock document” functionality not working properly on IE11

Our client recently pointed out that a button to unblock a document can't be seen while you edit it. The procedure is simple: in a list of news you can right click one of them and then edit the ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Can you configure SharePoint online to not use anchors in urls when navigating

When I navigate through SharePoint online, almost always the url in the browser looks something like this: ...
1
vote
0answers
150 views

SharePoint 2013: Calendar control click takes to top of the page

I am using date time field (Calendar control) in SharePoint 2013 page layout, the calendar control is half way down to the page. Once calendar control is clicked, it takes to the top of the page ...
1
vote
0answers
127 views

Safari 7.1 on MAC Computers causes navigation Issues with SharePoint 2010 -

Our Mac user updated there safari browsers to 7.1 and now the navigation doesn't work any more in SharePoint 2010. I have followed the solution here But no luck. I did create the safari.browser ...
0
votes
1answer
117 views

Understanding Compatibility View / Mode in every version of IE

Can someone please provide a concise explanation of what compatibility view / mode does exactly in each version of IE? (if it's different with each version) My understanding was that putting your ...
0
votes
1answer
244 views

Document automatically downloaded from SharePoint document library in Chrome and Firefox

I have a MS-word document in a library which gets downloaded automatically when I click over it. I am using Google Chrome and Firefox. It works fine when using Internet Explorer. How can I avoid ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

IE9 blocks WP editing menu

for some reason, IE9 prevents wps from opening their editing menus correctly...Any ideas why? Works fine in all IEs except IE9
0
votes
1answer
71 views

PowerPoint Web App problem with Google Chrome

It looks like it is not possible to increase/decrease indent level on PowePoint Web App using the latest version of Google Chrome and Safari. Buttons are greyed and tab doesn't work. Do you have the ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

How to restrict only few pages accessible on mobile device instead of whole SharePoint functionality?

How to restrict only few pages accessible on mobile device instead of whole SharePoint functionality? I have few pages in SharePoint 2013,I have mobile compatability view for visiting the pages. But ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

My site collection is not accessible using IE & Chrome , while I can access it uing Firefox

I have a Team site collection at the root of my server, and can be accessed using the following URL:- http://servername now i can access it using firefox by entering the username/password and ...
0
votes
2answers
193 views

Navigation replaced by href=:javascript __doPostBack in Safari 6.2

This issue is only happening on safari 6.2 but all of the managed navigation on the site has been replaced with href=:javascript __doPostBack. I looked through the console and there are not any ...
2
votes
0answers
202 views

Iframe and sharepoint compatibilty

I have a iframe where a user completes few courses and clicks finish at the end where we track the user activity as complete . This used to work with IE,chrome and mozilla. Recently one of the users ...
3
votes
3answers
9k views

Best practice SharePoint 2010 with SP1 and IE11, compatibility mode on or off?

I am using sharepoint 2010 with SP1. We would like to push on all our workstations IE11. But we don't know if we turn for the sharepoint sites compatibility mode on or off. What is the best, on or off ...
0
votes
1answer
395 views

Unneccessary scrollbars appears in SharePoint intranet site but only for one user even when both using IE11

I've been working in IE11 on my company's SharePoint intranet site to fix an issue that caused no scrollbars to appear (which is very annoying as I'm sure you can imagine). I edited the site CSS and ...
1
vote
0answers
225 views

SharePoint 2013 Edit Ribbon Opens when you hit return on an input form in Chrome?

I added textbox to a SharePoint Online 2013 Page. In Chrome when I hit enter it opens the Edit Ribbon. It does not happen in IE. Anybody know what this might be about?
0
votes
3answers
2k views

Sharepoint site : Javascipts not working

I have a sharepoint site . The javascripts seems to be working only for my home page . If i naviagate to any other pages , the javascripts are not getting executed . I observed the behavior in chrome ...
1
vote
0answers
232 views

Browser “back” history list has multiple entries for the same pages in SharePoint Online

Our company uses SharePoint Online for our public-facing website. All was well until a week ago. When browsing our website, clicking through links, it was discovered one would sometimes have to ...
1
vote
0answers
210 views

css is working within sharepoint designer, but not browser

I am creating a homepage currently with sharepoint designer 2010 and I am trying to sandbox the main page. Though when using my CSS sheet with the aspx file it works file in the designer application, ...
1
vote
1answer
161 views

Pager not rendering in Internet Explorer 8

There isn't any custom CSS/JS attached to the site, but it has been reported to me, and I can verify, that for some reason the Pager control (td class = ms-paging) doesn't render in Internet Explorer ...
0
votes
1answer
191 views

SharePoint if statements for registering css

In regular old HTMl we are allowed to do the following to use a css file depending on browser versions: <link rel="stylesheet" href="path-to-styles/css/cssfilename.css"> <!--[if IE 7]> ...
0
votes
1answer
652 views

SharePoint Hosted App secure content

I deployed a SharePoint Hosted App. When I use my App in my site through HTTPS, the browser (IE11) gives me the warning only secure content is displayed How can I undestand which content in ...
1
vote
0answers
237 views

SharePoint 2013 App on Google Chrome

I added an app to my Site,it works fine on IE11 but if I try to use it from Chrome Browser (v34.0.1847.116 m) the browser asks me for user and password and never go through to the app. Even with ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views

Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

JavaScript code to enable - disable people editor control not working in Chrome and Firefox

I have an application page in which two radio buttons and a people editor control is there. My requirement is, if radio button "Yes" is checked then the people editor control should be enabled other ...
0
votes
1answer
261 views

People editor data visible in IE but not in Chrome, SharePoint 2010

People editor data is visible in IE but not in Chrome. Why is this?
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to set the ScriptManager Property programmatically in Visual Web Part?

I have a web part in which I have placed an update panel. To use this web part in the Safari browser there is an issue that the whole page is refreshed instead partial page rendering. The same web ...
4
votes
1answer
517 views

Update panel not working in Safari browser

I have a visual web part in which one button and a label inside an update panel. When I run the web part in IE and Firefox it works fine but it does not work in Safari. My declarative part is: ...
1
vote
1answer
559 views

IE9 Quirks Mode issue? SP 2010!

I work on a 2010 intranet (foundation) site, which over the past year has been working fine and dandy (the company uses ie8). Now faced with possibly moving up to IE9 due to some software upgrades, ...
2
votes
0answers
130 views

Submitted InfoPath forms cannot be opened in browser

After attempting to solve a minor glitch with security signatures, any form I submit using the InfoPath Form Filler cannot be opened in the browser, even after removing all the signatures. I can ...
1
vote
1answer
837 views

Sharepoint 2013 in 2010 mode

We recently got Sharepoint 2013. Our users run Office 2010 and IE9. Especially latter gave us problems because of the missing drag and drop functionality which is HTML5 thus not working for IE9. A ...
2
votes
1answer
79 views

IE9-32 bit compatability with SP2010

I am testing IE9-32 bit compatibility with SP2010. I have prepared the testcase/usecase for testing our custom SP solutions. At the same time,i want to test the OOB functionalities of SP2010 with ...
2
votes
3answers
3k views

UpdatePanel in sharepoint not working in Safari browser

I implemented a simple visual web part with updatepanel with a button and a label. When I click on a button, OnClick event is called and the label is getting filled. This works fine in all browsers ...
0
votes
0answers
793 views

SharePoint 2013 with Google Chrome Version 29 is not working well

I am facing the following problems when accessing SharePoint 2013 using google chrome Version 29.0.1547.66 m:- On an Announcement App part I will get the following error:- TypeError: Cannot ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

SP2010 Surveys and IE - Document mode

For everything else in SP we have been using IE8 Document compatibility mode and it went along just fine. Recently a site collection owner created a survey, only to find out that clicking "Respond to ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

SP2013 Default IE Compatibility Mode

We're working on using some custom CSS in a Script Editor in our SharePoint 2013 environment and we discovered that the box-shadow which we are using does not display in IE9. In looking into this it ...
2
votes
1answer
6k views

How does SharePoint 2013 Enable Editing of Documents for Chrome and Fire Fox?

One of the coolest new features of SP 2013 is that you can now click "edit document" in Chrome and Fire Fox and the document is loaded for editing in the applicable Office application without first ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views

Compatibility of SharePoint 2010 and IE10

We use here IE9 as default. Next time we want eventually step further to IE10. I read something about Problems with the People-Picker and the preview of Excel files. Did you have any experience with ...
1
vote
1answer
788 views

SharePoint 2013 theme engine issue applying selection background color.

In our SharePoint 2013 site we have custom theme aware CSS, most of which is working fine across browsers (IE8/9/10, Safari and Firefox) but in case of /* ...
1
vote
1answer
215 views

Bad cursor position in SharePoint 2013 Note Board (FireFox)

I'm trying to post a note in SharePoint 2013 Note Board (using FireFox 19 version), the mouse cursor goes out of the text input area. Screenshot: http://www.rodyk.lt/images/2013/04/10/cursordSbh3.png ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

Why is my design duplicated in IE9 and IE 8?

I am creating a frontpage in Sharepoint 2010. My problem is that the page is not rendered correctly in IE, but looks fine in Firefox and Chrome. In IE the page is duplicated. On the top of the page it ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Silverlight and SharePoint Presentation issues

A small subset of users (2 at the moment) are unable to see data presented in a Silverlight Dashboard hosted on SharePoint. When they open the page they see empty Dashboards with no data. I have ...