Thanks Victor i agree.
Actually guys i want to ask that as i know the "contextmenu" is depricated
in XHTML so is there any other way which will resist in both.

Thanks
Ankit

On Mon, Jun 7, 2010 at 7:12 AM, Victor S <victor.s...@gmail.com> wrote:

> I find it interesting to surf the web on iPad which does not have a
> right click context menu... And I've been thinking about the iPad and
> other touch interfaces and the way they handle interaction on
> screen... Mimmicking that touch interface with the mouse seems
> tempting and the disabling of right click as well as selection of
> objects on screen can be useful in that context... But of course some
> other way of interacting with the content on screen will have to be
> allowed.. Click and hold or give some obvious buttons to deal with
> content... To watch the way interfaces and user interaction will
> change over the next few years will be interesting...
>
> On Jun 5, 2:08 pm, Peter De Berdt <peter.de.be...@pandora.be> wrote:
> > A user that wants to enable it again, will find a way. There's no way
> > to absolutely prevent it.
> >
> > As far as I know, Opera allows for the contextmenu event to be enabled
> > (wasn't by default last time I checked) but doesn't allow to stop the
> > event.
> >
> > You can however consider the following:
> > - If you're trying to protect images from being downloaded through the
> > contextmenu, just make them a CSS background instead of an <img>. This
> > method is on par with disabling the contextmenu (except that the
> > context menu will still show).
> > - Otherwise you can overlay a div on top of the part of the page
> > you're trying to disable it on and capture the mouseclick events on
> > the element.
> >
> > All I can say is that the few sites I've come across that intercepted
> > the contextmenu event will never get a visit from me again. It's
> > annoying to say the least and I don't understand why anyone would do
> > it. If you want to protect images or files, watermark them in some
> > way, a much better and more secure method anyway.
> >
> > On 05 Jun 2010, at 17:20, Shane McCarron wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > > Are there still browsers that don't support the contextmenu event
> > > class though?
> >
> > > On Sat, Jun 5, 2010 at 4:40 AM, Johan Arensman <johanm...@gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > You can using Event.observe()
> >
> > > Event.observe(window, 'contextmenu', function(event) {
> > > event.stop();
> > > });
> >
> > > On Sat, Jun 5, 2010 at 6:29 AM, ankit.it09 <ankit.i...@gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > How to disable right click in a web page using prototype , i mean is
> > > there any method.
> >
> > Best regards
> >
> > Peter De Berdt
>
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