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Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#9231 closed bug (cantfix)

Multiple selected options in IE6 are not working

Reported by: [email protected] Owned by:
Priority: low Milestone: 1.next
Component: manipulation Version: 1.3.2
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


When creating <select> with multiple="multiple" and several <option> tags, some of them with selected="selected", in IE6 after adding the created element into DOM, only the last selected option is actually selected. I'm not sure, if it's just IE6 DOM problem, or it could be solved using some workaround in jQuery. It might be also related to this issue http://bugs.jquery.com/ticket/6159

Example: http://jsfiddle.net/jPKQz/1/

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by anonymous

It should at least work, when using this in IE6: selectElement.val(arrayWithValues);

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by timmywil

Component: unfiledmanipulation
Priority: undecidedlow
Status: newopen

This isn't a problem with attr or val, but being able to set multiple in IE6, which has been a problem for all versions of jQuery. http://jsfiddle.net/timmywil/jPKQz/9/

comment:3 Changed 12 years ago by anonymous

Actually setting multiple using .attr("multiple", true) works for me in IE6 in some very specific scenarios, I should try to isolate the example from my code, where it's working. Maybe it could help implement proper setting of this attribute in jQuery.

comment:4 Changed 12 years ago by Rick Waldron

Resolution: cantfix
Status: openclosed
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