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.

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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 ...
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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. ...
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Setting browser compatibility mode for a single page?

We currently have Sharepoint Server 2010 (14.0.0.6120) installed for our Intranet. There is one particular list with a few hundred entries in it - with an expandable sort by date. Whenever our IE ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Does SharePoint 2010 work with Firefox?

In SharePoint 2007, it was impossible to work as a site administrator or farm administrator, when using Firefox as a web browser. Does SharePoint 2010 work with any web browser (or at least Chrome / ...
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Select People and Groups dialog is having corrupted format on IE 10

I have created a site column of type “People or Group”. Which will automatically be associated with the following user selection dialog:- But as shown in the above picture the dialog will not be ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Open link to a local folder

In our SharePoint 2010 intranet I'm trying to put a link to a local resource into a list of links. The links are displayed on page, but clicking on them does not open the file or folder. Putting the ...
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Context menu: Actions don't work with IE 8

I am using WSS 3.0 When I hover over an item (i.e document) and click the down arrow, the drop down menu appears (ie. View Properties, Edit Properties, Delete, etc.) but actions only work in ...
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SharePoint 2010 SSRS Export menu does not show any options

Actions -> Export menu does not show any sub-option in the SSRS Report Viewer Webpart. Environment: SP2010 (SQL Server 2008 R2, SSRS integrated mode) Browser: IE9 Master Page has this meta tag: ...
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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 ...
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Opening calendar in IE redirects to an url with ?ShowInGrid=False parameter and then an error is shown

When I open the calendar.aspx in IE7, the page loads fine and I can see the calendar but the page then gets automatically redirected to a calendar.aspx?ShowInGrid=False which then produces an error: ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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]> ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Making office documents from SharePoint work with non-Internet-Explorer browsers

This one bugs me since years, and I'm guessing it may not be solvable: When clicking the link to a document (let's say a DOC file) inside Internet Explorer on a SharePoint 2010 website, Internet ...
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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 ...
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Cookie blank in Safari and iOS

I have a modal dialog that launches when a user first visits the site. The user selects a particular item, in the form of a radio button, and then a database query is made and the resultant ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Logout in Mozilla and chrome not working / ADFS Authentication

I have custom logout page created. I have used an application page for logout. In the application page, I use a javascript and say document.execCommand(ClearAuthenticationCache). This works fine in ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Wiki Editor does not work with IE 9

my problem is that when I try to edit a Wiki page with IE 9 on Windows 7 then the loading symbol appears in the right upper corner but it stays there and nothing happens. Also after waiting some time ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 /* ...
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Problem with expanding/collaping gridview rows in Firefox

I have an asp:Gridview control called gvComments that uses the following Javascript to show/hide table rows. If the expand/collapse button is clicked, a string (EventID) is passed to the function and ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Why does the scrollbar for Chrome users hide sometimes?

We're building a SP2010 SP1 site. For users on Chrome, sometimes the scrollbar doesn't display. The user has to refresh 1-10 times until the scrollbar appears. Why does Chrome have trouble ...
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Browser based InfoPath form scrolling to top of page randomly

When users are filling out a web enabled InfoPath 2010 form on my company's SharePoint site there are times that the form will automatically scroll to the top of the page. The user checks a box and ...
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Rich Text fields in New Item Dialog - IE9

I had an issue with a number of things due to upgrading my web application's master page to utilize IE9 for HTML 5 and CSS 3 goodies. The problem is this breaks a LOT of things in SharePoint 2010. ...
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SharePoint Internet Explorer 7 Rendering issues

this is my first post here. I have tried to find something similar to my question, but I may have missed an appropriate answer. My apologies if I am asking the same question twice. I have a page ...