Event undefined when captured in frame

When an onclick listener within a child frame calls a function on a parent frame, the event object is undefined.

Test page Workaround is not included
Reported by: Tison.

(Orphaned), Explorer 5-6 Windows, Explorer 7, Explorer Mac | Reported on 1 November 2005.

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1 Posted by Ash on 22 September 2006

This is not actually a bug, but the intended behavior of the event object. The event exists within the frame it was created in. To use events from other frames, you need to pass a reference to it to the function that is handling it.

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