close ad
WARNING PC USERS: Do Not Install the DREAMWEAVER CC 2017 Update »
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

Google+1 and Stumbleupon behave badly in IE

Thread began 2/25/2012 12:37 am by ccooper309155 | Last modified 2/29/2012 8:42 pm by ccooper309155 | 1379 views | 9 replies

Jason ByrnesWebAssist

I apologize, your correct, i was not aware of the option to hide the icons, you are also correct that there is a bug in this feature.

basically, it is an issue with using the css :hover pseudo class and iframes. Both Google and Stumble Upon use iframes for their buttons which don't behave correctly with the hover.

I have logged this as a bug and we will probably correct it by using a javascript onclick method for showing and hidding the buttons. you can add this to your page by editing the wasocial.css file and commenting the hover method:

/*.wasocial:hover .share {
display:block;
}*/



add the following script code just before the </head tag:

<script type="text/javascript">
function toggleSocial() {
var socialElem = document.getElementById('share');
if(socialElem.style.display == 'block') {
socialElem.style.display = 'none';
} else {
socialElem.style.display = 'block';
}
}
</script>



edit the share div tag:

<div class="share">


to include an ID:

<div class="share"  id="share">



and edit the link:

<a href="#"><img src="../webassist/social/icons/greyEarth.png" align="absmiddle" class="share_icon" />&nbsp;share</a>



to call the toggleSocial function on click:

<a href="#" onClick="toggleSocial();"><img src="../webassist/social/icons/greyEarth.png" align="absmiddle" class="share_icon" />&nbsp;share</a>




NOTE:
Google + only support IE 8 and above, they do not support the Google + buttons in older versions of IE
answer.py?hl=en&answer=1140194

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question

Content

rating

Layout

rating

Ease of use

rating

security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...