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Old December 20th, 2004, 10:43 PM
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Default getElementByID error

Hi everyone! I am trying to study the getElementByID method. I came up with this simple code...

<title>Untitled Document</title>

function fnGetId(){
   // Returns the first DIV element in the collection.
   var oVDiv=document.getElementById("oDiv1");
    alert (oVDiv);

<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">

<body bgcolor="#FFFFFF" >

<DIV ID="oDiv1">Div #1</DIV>
<DIV ID="oDiv2">Div #2</DIV>
<DIV ID="oDiv3">Div #3</DIV>
<INPUT TYPE="button" VALUE="Get Names" onclick="fnGetId()">


however, it won't work. I don't know what's wrong with it. There error I get says "Object expected." Can somebody help me please?? thanks!

Old December 21st, 2004, 01:42 AM
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i found the error..the tags should be placed in between the <script> tags...thanks!

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