Quoting Chris Moran <[log in to unmask]>:
> Quoting Steve Cavrak <[log in to unmask]>:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > It was brought up at our staff meeting yesterday that IE in SP2 actually
> > doesn't work properly in WebCT
> > --------------------------
> > Can you please explain this with some details of what appears to be broken
> > I've used ...
> > IE 188.8.131.52.etcetera SP2
> > FoxFire 1.0 Preview
> > Both work successfully on SP2 which I've run since before the semester
> > began.
> I guess this is what I get for sticking my neck out.
> I do not know the specifics. I requested the person who brought them up to
> them here... don't make me call you out... ;)
Hey, here I am! The following is my quote from the CTLDOC list:
"In supporting faculty this semester, I have noticed that there seems to be
trouble with any WebCT function that involves opening a new browser window.
With further investigation, I have found that these problems are isolated to
Internet Explorer, and tend to be more abundant with the installation of the
latest service pak on XP. I have found that in all cases, the problems do not
occur when a different browser is used."
Some of the functions that have failed: Mail, Discussion, Browse. Also, linnks
created with WebCT tools that are set up to open a new browser window also
Hope this helps the discussion.
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Center for Teaching and Learning
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