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element is disabled in Firefox but enabled in IE - why is it disabled? Need it to be enabled. Firefox 4.0.1

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html source for Firefox indicates that element is disabled. html source for IE indicates that same element in enabled. Why is element disabled in Firefox?

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Is there any script running on that page that might cause it?

Does it also happen if you run Firefox in Save mode ?

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What kind of element do you mean?

Can you post a link to a (test) page with that code or the code that is used?


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In IE source for ‘Add Doc Set’ button -

<input type="submit" name="method" value="Add Doc Set" class="button" id="Add_Doc_Set">

In Firefox – source is

<input type="submit" name="method" value="Add Doc Set" disabled="disabled" class="button" id="Add_Doc_Set">

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Is there any script running on that page that might cause it?

Does it also happen if you run Firefox in Save mode ?

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I ran it in safe mode and it now works - why is this?

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I disabled all add-ons - s/w ran in firefox. I enabled selenium add-on and s/w ran here also.

Thanks for the help.