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Still Can't See Amplets when using MAC w/IE4

Knowledge Base Lobby : uShop Support Conference : Applets are not being displayed
Jul-16-18 12:54 AM EST
Original Message
Still Can't See Amplets when using MAC w/IE4
Author mike on 12-27-2000 at 17:20 (EST)
please check my site..
try to add items and check out....the amplets does not show...this only happens in with the macs. Unfortunately the class files are in the root url folder...would this pose a problem ever if i set the codebase to the root https:\ ?



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  RE: Still Can't See Amplets when using MAC w/IE4 Bill Weiner, 2000-12-28 06:23:52 (1)
  MAC OS Browsers Mike, 2000-12-28 09:54:10 (2)
            RE: MAC OS Browsers Bill Weiner, 2000-12-28 10:42:26 (3)

Messages In This Discussion
         1. RE: Still Can't See Amplets when using MAC w/IE4
        Author Bill Weiner on 12-28-2000 at 06:23 (EST)
I took a look at your uShop 2.x site, and the only thing I saw that may cause a problem (on any browser) is on your "place-order.htm" page. That is, on the applet on that page:

1) You should add the CODEBASE setting to that applet.... so that it matches the CODEBASE of all of your other applet:

codebase= ""

2) Also, the scriptpath parameter of that applet should be changed from:




(Use two forward slashes instead of one back slash.... just like regular URLs).

As for overall performance of the applets on IE running on a Macintosh, see the following URL for the latest information:

(Although the testing performed there was done with uShop 3.x... I believe it also applies to uShop 2.x)

         2. MAC OS Browsers
        Author Mike on 12-28-2000 at 09:54 (EST)
Thank you for replying. I inserted the codebase settings in the place-order.htm. Thanks again for that hint. I still can't get the mac browser IE4.5 to see the amplets. I read the stats but unfortunately our customer(lindenhillartbooks) is using a mac w/AOL 4.0. what can i advice then about this mac problem?....any other suggestions?
                 3. RE: MAC OS Browsers
                Author Bill Weiner on 12-28-2000 at 10:42 (EST)
Unfortunately, until the Mac version of IE is fixed to properly handle "static" classes and "static" variables across pages... there is not much that can be done for Mac IE users. I would just recommend putting a note somewhere on your website saying that "Macintosh users must use Netscape." It's not the best solution, but that's it for now.

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