I have my div element which has a className.
i want to grab the display property for this div at runtime in firefox.

i have tried something like this with no luck in firefox or IE; any other ideas

var divObject = document.getElementById("divObjectId");

in ff i get an exception "TypeError: divObject.style.getExpression("display"); is not a function"



alert = document.getElementById("divObjectId").style.display;

I'm using a external stylesheet so that does not work for fifefox.

I finally got this to work in firefox but its a very clunky. Is there a better way?

this works in ie.


for firefox


I don't think firefox has an object like ie were you can look up the current style using javaScript at runtime.

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