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Java Script vs AJAX

André Asantos
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Joined: Nov 23, 2009
Posts: 234
Hey guys,
please help me saying about the basic difference between Java Script and AJAX... I know that AJAX is not a programming language
is something like a concept... I heard about that has a XML type of configuration into that... But I am not sure...

André AS
Pushkar Choudhary

Joined: May 21, 2006
Posts: 425

I found this online. See if it helps!
David Newton

Joined: Sep 29, 2008
Posts: 12617

JavaScript is part of Ajax. (The "j", in fact.) JavaScript is just a language. Searching the web for "ajax" should explain what ajax is, but don't get hung up on the XML part--responses can be XML, JSON, HTML, text, etc.
I agree. Here's the link:
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