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Security Update 834707 includes a change to the way Internet Explorer handles function pointers. This change in functionality occurs when an event handler points directly to a Document Object Model (DOM) function. This article describes the issue and provides several workarounds.
Microsoft Internet Explorer does not execute client-side code that is associated with an event handler that is directly set to a DOM function.
The MS04-038 security update includes a change to the way that Internet Explorer handles function pointers. This change in functionality occurs when an event handler points directly to a DOM function:
To work around this change in Internet Explorer's functionality, use one of the following methods:
For additional information about the MS04-038 security update, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/834707/ )MS04-038: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer