Friday, February 9, 2018

Re: Is Document.get().createKeyPressEvent() not available in IE11?

This ended up being the critical clue: a lot of tedious jsfiddle attempts to dial in the precise method signature.

On Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 12:48:39 AM UTC-8, Thomas Broyer wrote:
Apparently, on IE one could use initKeyboardEvent (, and on "modern browsers" one should rather use the constructor.
Key/keyboard event handling is such a mess… and synthesizing those events is almost useless anyway…
There's an issue about better keyboard event handling, that's been open for years. It'd be so time-consuming that it's probably worthless (YMMV)

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