MSDN Documentation Update Required - DOM methods document.selection - by IECustomizer

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ID 810835 Comments
Status Resolved Workarounds
Type Bug Repros 0
Opened 12/5/2013 4:44:21 PM
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this link

to the pasteHTML method of the IE DOM documentation 

refers to document.selection to create a Range object into which to pasteHTML....

it should be updated to either
1. note the dropping of the selection method in IE11 in favor of getSelection
2. use feature testing for selection support to branch the script logic accordingly depending apon the UA versions support for selection and getSelection.

the root documentation node is at - Document Object Model

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Posted by Microsoft on 11/25/2015 at 12:39 PM
Thank you for the feedback, we are in the process of updating the documentation posted on MSDN.
Best regards,
The MS Edge Team
Posted by Microsoft on 3/25/2014 at 10:33 AM
Thank you for your feedback. We will be investigating this issue further.

Best regards,

The Internet Explorer Team