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showModalDialog + reference to parent window

Naresh Chaurasia
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Joined: May 18, 2005
Posts: 361
hi folks,
I am trying to open a window using showModalDialog. How do i get reference to the parent window.

thnx in advace

N Chaurasia

SCJP 1.4, SCWCD1.4, OCA(1Z0-007)
Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
modal windows allow you to pass data to and from them.

I agree. Here's the link:
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