Why does not the AUI Button Hyperlink macro work?

I've added several buttons using the AUI Button Hyperlink, but currently, nothing happens when I select the button, so I'm obviously doing something wrong. However, as there are only a limited number of parameters to set, I need some help in investigating this.

 

I fill in the title, URL and button type=standard and icon=none. I leave ID and class empty.

The button appears nicely when I save, but nothing happens when I select.

Adding a regular hyperlink works fine.

 

Any hits as to what I'm doing wrong?

 

John Erik Setsaas

 

 

2 answers

I do not think that AUI button has url param. You need to define onclick handler:

AJS.$("#YOUR-BUTTON-ID").click(function() {
  window.location.assign("http://google.com");
});
Steven Behnke Community Champion Feb 09, 2015

Aha! They must have changed something at some point, because I'd been using that set up as a URL param and then at some point it stopped working. I wasn't sure when.

Not sure what you are talking about, Volodymyr. I get the following dialog when editing the macro, and no place to edit the code of the macro.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/lciy1jml4t2w7zq/Screenshot%202015-02-10%2009.08.19.png?dl=0

 

However, the sysadm found that there was an upgrade available. When this was installed, the buttons worked.

 

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