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Applet initialization problem

John Richardson
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Joined: Feb 20, 2004
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Hi-
Scenario:
I am using javascript to open a window (not a new window) each time a certain icon is clicked that opens a applet.
Problem:
I have started a thread in the applet that I want to keep open (in the applet window), then I return to the main page and click the icon again in the main window. The applet is re-initializing and killing the thread that I wanted to keep open.
Question:
Is there any way to find if there is an applet context open, and then check some variable in a frame on that applet before a new applet is initialized, and the old applet is killed (along with it's thread(s))?
Thanks even for the slightest direction!
John
Gregg Bolinger
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