IE6 un-caches CSS backgrounds on launching new window

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I have a JS based rollover that animates the position of a DIV's tiled background image. In IE6, after a new window is opened, via target="_blank" or through when you go back to that page, it flashes and reloads the images upon mouseover.

Test page Workaround is included
Reported by: John Hopper.

(Orphaned), Explorer 5-6 Windows | Reported on 16 December 2005.


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Posted by Tudor on 29 December 2005


You say "Workaround is included" but it seems is not. At least not on the test page...

Posted by Rafi B. on 10 January 2006


Also, test page is not working anymore!

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