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Rajeev Ravindran
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Joined: Aug 27, 2002
Posts: 455
hi all,

pls look at the code below.. i wonder why closeWin() is invoked when i click the link.. is it possible to avoid that ?


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Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15376
You need to do something like this:

Rajeev Ravindran
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Joined: Aug 27, 2002
Posts: 455
Thanks Eric

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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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