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Correct invalid doctype with js

Posted on 2011-03-11
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I have a script called in a page that generates a div with "position: fixed" (implemented in explorer even before IE7) but it doesn't work because the page doesn't have a doctype, it ignores the position:fixed.
There is a way to set the doctype with javascript?... even "rough" solutions are accepted ;)
(document.doctype is readonly!)

An example page without a doctype is this
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/214081
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Question by:LAMASE
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by:Badotz
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Wht don't you just add a DOCTYPE to the page?
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by:LAMASE
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obviously i can't control the page, only the js ;)
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Obviously, some things are not possible ;-)
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