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Hi Michal, yeah, its a pity :active doesn’t work in a number of cases. I tried it with the off screen positioning, but couldn’t get it working. It might be useful to investigate exactly what styles :active will allow when used in IE.

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@ Joel : IE can indeed recognise dual class name selectors, but I believe only when you don’t use the element itself as a selector, which would make this the correct CSS:

.helper:focus, .helper.focus {...}


I noticed you use a.helper.focus as the CSS for IE. I don’t think IE can cope with two classes in a selector like that. I think “a.focus” would do what you want though, considering that the JavaScript only adds the “focus” class to “a” tags that are already classed with “helper”.

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