the problem occurred in combination with google maps api v3. i deactivated 
google maps for ie<9 and it works. not a solution, but a workaround until i 
have time to fix it (or google fixes it!?)


Am Montag, 1. Oktober 2012 12:32:53 UTC+2 schrieb Michael Huber:
> I've a problem with Event.observe on the following site:
> Sorry, the website is in German only. The problem occurs when I'm clicking 
> the button "Jetzt anmelden / vormerken" on the left side of the page. In
> on line 13 I'm defining an event handler as follows:
> $('anmeldenOpen').setStyle({cursor:'pointer'}).observe('click', 
> The code before and after line 13 is working normally. But the method 
> called "open" never gets triggered in IE8. It works, if I use IE9 and 
> switching to IE8 by pressing F12. Using the IE8 directly, no error is 
> thrown and nothing happens by clicking on the button.
> I've already tried other websites with IE8 with the same prototype version 
> (1.7) where I also use the same notation for assigning an event handler: 
> and it works! So something in happens so Event.observe 
> doesn't trigger and I absolutely don't know what to do! I've been testing 
> for hours, even tried the newest prototype version. I've been using 
> prototype.js since 2008 (I think), but this kind of behaviour never 
> occurred. Please help!
> Thanks in advance,
> Mike

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