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How do I get a link that doesn´t blink to start blinking
when the user move the cursor over the link.
/Pelle Sweden
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Could be done with graphic links in Netscape, using image rollover with setTimeout()

With text links you cannot do it unless you are able to re-write the frame with <BLINK> tags - and I say frame because if you try to re-write a simple document you destroy it in memory.
Biggest snag is that once re-written the mouse would no longer be over the link - so in phrase "forget it".

Give me an hour or two and I will put up a blinking graphic link demo at http://www.catalog.co.uk/demo/game/flip05.htm

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Yup, it's now there at
http://www.catalog.co.uk/demo/game/flip05.htm
not yet on menu though ,so use above direct URL

For other demos see
http://www.catalog.co.uk/demo/game/

One other NEW image demo today at
http://www.catalog.co.uk/demo/game/flip04.htm
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