The pointer-events property doesn't work on inline elements

Confirmed Issue #8851747 • Assigned to Peter S.


Sep 11, 2016
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  • Microsoft Edge
Found in build #
Reported by 2 people

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Steps to reproduce

  1. Open the test case:](https://codepen.[]( 
  2. Click the link (green background area with text “text text text”)

Expected (working in Firefox, Chrome): Link opens.
Observed (MS Edge): Clicking on link does nothing.


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Ibrahim O.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Bogdan B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Bogdan B.” to “Peter S.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Title from “none on parent prevents clicks in inline child with pointer-events: auto” to “The pointer-events property doesn't work on inline elements”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

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