[thelist] Re: DOM - Retrieving child nodes using a compound expression

raskenbo raskenbo at gmail.com
Thu May 12 13:09:46 CDT 2005

Thank you all so much. It was the extra "t" in getElementstByTagName.

I new it had to be something obvious. Now I can get on with my life

Ken Chase


> What I want is to retrieve all of the input elements that are located
> within a specific div.
> I've tried the following:
>   var inputs = document.getElementById("questiona").getElementstByTagName("input");
> Here's the error message that the Firefox JavaScript console throws
> when I try the above code:
>   Error: document.getElementById("questiona").getElementstByTagName is
> not a function


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