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My JavaScript print button script fails on images and IE 6.

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Last Modified: 2013-12-08
I have this script (shown below) which I use to build printer-friendly versions of some pages with a button click.  It works well everywhere, except in IE 6 where it hangs when trying to build a page with an image.  IE 6 with just text: no sweat.  Add an image: big sweat.  See in in action (or inaction): http://www.co.frederick.va.us/voter_registrar/voting_machine_instructions.aspx.
function printContent(printThis)
{
	// This line defines the pop-up window.  You can change these attributes.
	var a = window.open('','','width=600,height=600,scrollbars=yes,resizable=yes,');
	a.document.open("text/html");
	a.document.write("<link rel=\"stylesheet\" href=\"http://www.co.frederick.va.us/dry_dock/css/fredCoStyles.css\" type=\"text/css\" />");
	a.document.write("<style>");
	a.document.write("body{background-image:none !important;}");
	a.document.write(".trOdd {background-color:#9eb3d2;}");
	a.document.write(".trEven {background-color:#FFFFFF;}");
	a.document.write("th {font-size:17px;background-color:#CCCCCC;}");
	a.document.write("#footer {top:1700px !important;}");
	a.document.write("#printButton{display:none;}");
	a.document.write("</style>");
	a.document.write(document.getElementById(printThis).innerHTML);
	a.document.write("<hr />");
	a.document.write("<p class=\"pageText\"><span style=\"font-size:21px;font-weight:bold;\">County of Frederick, Voter Registration</span><br />");
	// If you are not HR, edit your department's contact info.  Just be sure to esacpe all " with a \.
	a.document.write("107 North Kent Street<br />Winchester, VA 22601</p>");
	a.document.write("<p class=\"pageText\">Phone: (540) 665-5660<br />Email: fcvotes@co.frederick.va.us</p>");
	// The line below can be uncommented and used for a tag line at the bottom of the page.
	// a.document.write("<p class=\"pageText\" style=\"font-style:italic;\">Frederick County is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.</p>");
	a.document.close();
	a.print();
	
}

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