Originally Posted by Old Pedant
Well, unless of course you are in MSIE 8 or below where there's no evt.target. I tend to use this and avoid event unless another reason. I still have way way way too many customers using MSIE 7. And, as I discovered a couple of weeks ago, some still using MSIE 5 !!!
fair enough, for that you use a unified approach:
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(2013/12/12) IE7:0.3, IE8:7.5, IE11:4.3, IE9:4.6, IE10:7.8, FF:18, CH:43, SF:5.5, MOBILE:21.5