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andy nan
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Joined: Aug 28, 2003
Posts: 3
I have two HTML pages A.html with add Button and B.html with add button.
when the add button is clicked from A.html or B.html ,c.html is displayed.
I would like to know from Which html page c.html has been called.
I mean to say 'the origin of c.html"
please help
Anand
sunitha reghu
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Joined: Dec 12, 2002
Posts: 937
You can have a hidden variable in each page .
Page a.html with value a and page b with value b.
Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
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you can use document.referer
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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