I've had to deal with this problem before, but don't quite remember the solution, but I think Hugh is right and that you add the opaque parameter. >From what I remember I think the "transparent" value will also work. It just needs some kind of value to make the element behave properly. -Meshack -----Original Message----- From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Hugh Miller Sent: Monday, July 16, 2012 1:01 AM To: thelist at lists.evolt.org Subject: Re: [thelist] using z-index so flash gives up focus in ie Are you using the following in your <object> tag? <param name="wmode"value="opaque"/> H On 16/07/2012 03:57, Renoir B. wrote: > Depends of many things. > > As much as the hasLayout on some of the elements, and positioning. > z-index needs, as I recall, to have position to be considered. > > Hope the "hasLayout" trick will help you. That's all I can do to help > tonight. > > > *Renoir Boulanger* > Frontend developer & > Software designer > > renoirboulanger.com/ > Nouvelle *version *de mon site sur > *beta*.renoirboulanger.com/<http://beta.renoirboulanger.com/> > > ~ > > > > 2012/7/15 Hassan Schroeder <hassan.schroeder at gmail.com> > >> Sorry, no IE to test with right now and I'm trying to artificially >> prolong my life by working strictly on server-side stuff and ignoring >> browser display issues but -- >> >> Google.search(flash z-index wmode) >> >> HTH! >> -- >> Hassan Schroeder ------------------------ hassan.schroeder at gmail.com >> http://about.me/hassanschroeder >> twitter: @hassan >> -- >> >> * * Please support the community that supports you. * * >> http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ >> >> For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and >> archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, >> evolt ! >> -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !