"Render Portlet In I Frame" Option In Internet Explorer 8 Gives JavaScript Error (Doc ID 1148576.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.1.2.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 21-Aug-2013

Symptoms

Adding a Portlet into a WebCenter Spaces Page and set 'Render Portlet In I Frame' to true it will display fine in Firefox 3.x and Internet Explorer 7, but using Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), the following javascript error is shown.

Message: 'ownerNode.nodeName' is null or not an object
Line: 434
Char: 11
Code: 0
URI: http://host:port/webcenter/adfportlet?.

Steps to reproduce:
Using WebClipping Portlet and css file:

-> Portlet shows fine in Firefox 3 and IE 7
-> Portlet does not show in IE 8, the javascript error occurs.



Changes

Use Internet Explorer 8 to browse WebCenter Pages.

Cause

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