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button's function call not working.

See original GitHub issue

Meta info

  • Seems to be a bug:
  • Version (3.6.2): The version is no longer displayed in the help section.
  • Context - Chrome extension:


<button onclick="CallFunction()">Click me</button>

Does not seem call the function.

The CSS panel recognizes the button and can be styled and reacts like an active button is programed to do except for implementing the HTML portion of the code.

Entering the code without a function call does implement the code. (See example below.)

Other variations such as:

<button onclick="Alert()">Click me </button>


<button onclick="counter=counter + 1">Click me </button>

similarly, do not run the requested code.

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 5 years ago
  • Comments:5 (2 by maintainers)

github_iconTop GitHub Comments

CodeThePeacecommented, Mar 19, 2019

Pleased to report, this issue was resolved in the newer version ( 4.0 )

chinchangcommented, Mar 19, 2019

As you have already noticed, your code will work inside the Web app. But not in Chrome extension due to security restrictions in browser extensions. In chrome extension, in the HTML panes you can write JavaScript or use event attributes like onclick etc.

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