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Parent-Child window relationship

Shashi Iyy

Joined: Jun 12, 2008
Posts: 18
Hi All,

I need to check whether the child window of a parent window is opened or not using Javascript.How can this be achieved using Javascript?

Thanks in advance,
Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385

This only works when the parent page does not postback/refresh.

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Parent-Child window relationship
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