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Closing window aftre submitting form

ravindra patil
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Joined: Sep 01, 2006
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HI ,
i have html form which takes inputs and submits the form .the action attribute hits the side and downloads the file

but i want to close the dialog on my submit function also
if i add window.close() window gets closed but file in not getting dowloaded. how can do this i want to close the window when my file gets downloaded

document.myform.submit();
window.close();

thanks
Ravi
Eric Pascarello
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You are not giving time for the next page to load. If you want it to close, it needs to be done with whatever is loading after the submit.

Eric
ravindra patil
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but how can i tell that loading is done as if i submits the form there is no return value from submit function to know whether action is completed or not



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praveen kumarmindi
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finally you guys gat the answer or not?
if you get the answer then post it i will be waiting 4 this answer please................
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Bear Bibeault
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praveen kumarmindi wrote:finally you guys gat the answer or not?
if you get the answer then post it i will be waiting 4 this answer please................
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You will be waiting a long time as the question has already been answered.

 
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