Topic: Console error with placeDropdown(eventType) in Edge

GUIProgrammer free asked 2 years ago

Expected behavior

Should work in Edge according to the chart of listed browsers

Actual behavior

Console error from this function listed in question title (placeDropdown(eventType))

Resources (screenshots, code snippets etc.)

...options is causing SCRIPT1028: SCRIPT1028: Expected identifier, string or number

function placeDropdown(eventType) {
    // Check for simultaneous focus and click events.
    if (eventType === 'focus') {
      isFocused = true;
    } // Check html data attributes

    updateOptions(); // Set Dropdown state

    origin.addClass('active'); // Constrain width

    if (options.constrain_width === true) {
      activates.css('width', origin.outerWidth());
    } else {
      activates.css('white-space', 'nowrap');

    updatePosition(origin, activates); // Show dropdown

    activates.stop(true, true).css('opacity', 0).slideDown({
      queue: false,
      duration: options.inDuration,
      easing: 'easeOutCubic',

      complete() {
        $(this).css('height', '');

      opacity: 1,
  ...(options.resetScroll && {
        scrollTop: 0
    }, {
      queue: false,
      duration: options.inDuration,
      easing: 'easeOutSine'

GUIProgrammer free commented 2 years ago

Updated to 4.9.0

Grzegorz Bujański staff commented 2 years ago


I understand that the update to 4.9.0 solved the problem?

Best, Grzegorz.

GUIProgrammer free commented 2 years ago

Yes, it is working.

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Specification of the issue

  • User: Free
  • Premium support: No
  • Technology: MDB jQuery
  • MDB Version: 4.8.11
  • Device: Laptop
  • Browser: Microsoft Edge
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Provided sample code: No
  • Provided link: No