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UserControls Dialog problem in IE8

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  1. Nadya
    Nadya avatar
    52 posts
    17 Dec 2008
    08 May 2009
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    Hi ,

    I am developing a Sitefinity website using Sitefinity 3.6 and I am experiencing a problem with UserControls' Dialogs - Links and Image Dialog when opening then Html Editor.

    I have my own HtmlEditor which is inheriting from RadEditor and IWebUITypeEditor. To enable Image, Dialog and Links Managers I am doing:

    protected override void CreateChildControls() 
     where EditorScripts.ascx is file with javascripts for opening all managers, which I saw in the forum.

    So everything works fine in FF , IE7 but in IE8 the following thing is happening:

    1.  Open Html Selector
    2.  Insert link/ Image or just open the Links/Image Dialog and hit Cancel
    3.  Try to insert another link or image - the "Insert" and "Cancel" buttons      are not there anymore so the dialog cannot be closed normally.

    I tried to look up the problem but all I found was that there're sometimes issues with rad controls in IE8 and I found an advice to use the IE8 Compatibility Meta Tag, which I googled as 

    <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=8" /> 

    Well, did not helped.

    So I upgraded to Sitefinity 3.6 SP1 Hotfix - the same issue is keep occuring with and without the mata tag.

    I would really appreciate any help on this.

    Thank You,
    Best Regards Nadya
  2. Nadya
    Nadya avatar
    52 posts
    17 Dec 2008
    09 May 2009
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    Hi again,

    I want to add a couple of things I found out.

    I tried to reproduce the bug in Sitefinity's Generic Content. The buttons are not disappearing but after the first insert/cancel they are jumping a little bit down.
    So I reproduced it again in my Html Editor and maximize its window - the buttons were there.
    Actually it is not that buttons are jumping but the radwindow of the image/link dialog is getting bigger.
    In java scripts I am using :

       '<%= Page.ResolveUrl("~/Sitefinity/UserControls/Dialogs/LinksDialog.aspx") %>'
       Telerik.Web.UI.WindowBehaviors.Close + Telerik.Web.UI.WindowBehaviors.Move,  

    So I changed the window size from (750, 600) to (750, 460) and now the indow is fine and everything's there.

    On generic content I am still getting the resized window and again only in IE8.

    So basically I fixed my problem,  if letting you know about this resizing of user dialogs is helpful I'd be glad.


  3. Georgi
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    3583 posts
    28 Oct 2016
    12 May 2009
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    Hi Nadezhda ,

    Thank you for letting us know about this issue.
    We will test it carefully and include the css/template fix as soon as possible.

    Best wishes,
    the Telerik team

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