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Changing the target of a form

Dale DeMott
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Joined: Nov 02, 2000
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I need to change the target of a form.. How would this be done. ??
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Sri Nivas
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Joined: Apr 18, 2001
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if u need to change the target to which the form is posted dynamically, then u can do it with javascript.
Connie Boyd
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Joined: Feb 22, 2001
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Do you need to change the action, or the target? Srini's code above changes the action of the form, but if you're trying to send the results of a form to a different frame or window, you could do it by adding the target attribute like so:
<FORM ACTION="MyAction" METHOD="POST" TARGET="ResultsFrame">
Where the target is the name of the frame or window you want the results to be sent to.

[This message has been edited by Connie Boyd (edited May 16, 2001).]
Dale DeMott
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Joined: Nov 02, 2000
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I want to change the target.... not the action. How can I change that in JavaScript. I need it to be dynamic in that way.
Dave Vick
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Joined: May 10, 2001
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Dale:
Use this form:
document.myForm.target = "windowName"
That will change the target of the form.
hope that helps
Dave


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