AJAX in IE7 and its so called native xmlhttp
(at about line 2290 in 1.2.1):
Now all of our ajax type code is wrapped in:
I dont know if there is another way around this with jQuery, but it works for our purposes right now. I would be interested to know if any jQuery’ers out there can share a better solution. Further reading:
- Today is brought to you by the letters AJAX and IE(7)
- IE 7 – Native xmlHttpRequest Not So Good
- IE7 Supports XMLHTTPRequest Natively
Oh, and to test if your app will work properly go into Tools > Internet Options > Security > Internet > Custom Level > and disable “Run ActiveX controls and plugins” and “Script ActiveX controls marked safe for scripting*”, restart IE and go take a look at your site.