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how to close the browser

Michael Waserman

Joined: Jul 10, 2004
Posts: 28
Upon finishing the session I would like to automatically close the browser for security purposes. How can I do it?

Thanks. Michael.
Ray Stojonic
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Joined: Aug 08, 2003
Posts: 326
I presume you're talking about a web browser, like Firefox?

Because of the problems that would arise from being able to do this, it can't be done. You can 'suggest' the browser be closed via javascript, but the user will still get a pop-up asking if they want to close the window.
Daksh Sharma

Joined: Oct 27, 2004
Posts: 6
It cud be done using window.close() but then pop window will ask u whether u want to close the window or not

Offcourse this is javascript

I agree. Here's the link:
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