Thanks Alex. I'm looking at it now. So I'm right in thinking the
problem is due to the drag event being called before the onClick? Just
trying to figure out whre I put the Event.stop(event) - can I include
that in the sortable.create?

On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 12:05 PM, Alex Mcauley
> The bind's are bubbling up the DOM ... you need to look at Event.stop(event)
> to stop this happening
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Hippyjim Starbrook" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: "Prototype &" <>
> Sent: Sunday, November 09, 2008 8:58 PM
> Subject: [Proto-Scripty] Href inside sortable dragging instead of clicking
> intermittently, in IE7
>> Hi
>> I have two sortables that have divs as the draggable elements.
>> Included in those divs are some anchor tags to make some buttons that
>> call javascript functions elsewhere in the page.
>> It all works fine in Firefox & Safari, but in IE7 it's a matter of
>> luck if the link will accept clicks. Sometimes you click the link,
>> sometimes the div acts like it's being dragged (it fades as per the
>> start of the drag, but doesn't move). I've tried to click the mouse as
>> quickly as possible, and holding it completely still, but it makes no
>> difference.
>> This is a showstopper for me, as IE is such a big part of my audience.
>> Anyone got any suggestions?
>> A similar (and possibly related_ problem. In the same page i have a
>> draggable with a href link to "close" it using blindup in the handle.
>> sometimes in IE clicking the link makes the draggable move up to the
>> top left corner of the window, and the javascript to close the
>> draggable doesn't fire.
>> All help appreciated.
>> Thanks
>> >
> >

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