Archive for October, 2012

WordPress Twenty Eleven not working on Internet Explorer 9

Monday, October 29th, 2012

So, it seems the latest version of the TwentyEleven WordPress theme is incompatible with Internet Explorer 9. It took me a little while to find the fix – maybe because I wasn’t really sure what I was looking for – but thanks to a closed query on forum, today I found the answer (almost).

At first, I thought it was something I had done when customizing the themes, but couldn’t figure out what. Previous customizations using TwentyEleven were OK, just the last couple I had worked on were not displaying – in fact one I had worked on in the past week was fine. However, two brand new installations that were OK in IE 8, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, in the Facebook app on my iPad etc., were not displaying in IE 9; they were blank as if they did not load. But when I checked the source code, it was all there. (more…)