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When I open the page in browser the red color not appear to me in Example 1
Code:
<script type="text/javascript">
// script 2
alert("Second script block");
document.background="red";
</script>
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Sorry
I fix the problem
I should use bgColor instead of background
But I Have Q:I java Script Case Sensitive
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Default bgColor is an obsolete attribute in html5

I downloaded ch. 1 of this book in my search for a good book to review JavaScript. It looks like good one, but already in chapter 1 I have come across code that doesn't work for me, because 'bgcolor' has been made obsolete in html5. Why is a new version of a coding book using obsolete code?

BTW, I searched online and found that it should be document.body.style.backgroundColor

I still think this is a great book, and will buy the online version, but this code disappointed me, because I was really depending on something that was up-to-date.


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