[thelist] AutoCompletion with Ajax and z-index Problems

Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 02:10:35 CDT 2006

> I implemented a Ajax Script for AutoCompletion for our keyword search
> ( http://geodata.grid.unep.ch ). Everything works fine; it's only
> that the "box" which opens with the suggested keyword list hides
> behind an image below. (See http://geodata.grid.unep.ch/Picture4.png
> or website.) I tried to use z-index (high value for the text box, low
> value for image) but it didn't do anything...

I suppose your problem is MSIE. If that is so, you need to apply the
IFRAME hack to make sure that the combo box covers other form

The YUI AutoComplete control has that built-in:

Yours is a great job!


Chris Heilmann
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