preventDefault in the click event handler of <input type="checkbox"> causes this.checked value inconsistent

Not reproducible Issue #4724093


Sep 25, 2015
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Repro Steps:,js,output

If you keep clicking the checkbox without moving the mouse around, you will see the this.checked value keep toggling. However, in other browsers this value is always true.

Expected Results:

The checked value in the click event handler should be the toggled value (whether preventDefault is called or not), and be restored until all event handlers have finished.

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Rossen A.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Rossen A.” to “IE S.”

      Changed Status to “Not reproducible”

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. After thorough testing, we were unable to reproduce this problem in Edge. Please test this behavior in our latest creator’s update 15063 or the insider build 16188.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

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