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Splash Screen - HOW ?

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Can anyone advise me how to load a splash screen before loading up my main page ?
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Question by:snicoll72
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by:dagon
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Have your index.html be the spalsh screen and put a metta redirect in it.

<META HTTP-EQUIV="Refresh" Content="10; URL=http://main.html">
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by:ndnet
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why don't you try the free A-soft Splash screen ActiveX control?
It will only work under IE.
Download at:
http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Heights/1901/An2SIndexSplashScreen.html
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by:bigelos
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dagon's answer will work for most browsers.  ndnet's answer for only one.  Hmmm, which would I choose?  You can also do something with JavaScript if you want a pop-up window.
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by:MorFF
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Even better, make your splash screen your first page then automatically transfer to your main page after a predefined time.

Cheers - MorFF
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by:bigelos
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MorFF,

Isn't that what dagon suggested?
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by:MorFF
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bigelos,

sorry, wasn't reading prop'ly

MorFF
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by:snicoll72
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Dagon's answer works perfectly :-)
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Then here it is as an answer so you can alocate the points.

Have your index.html be the spalsh screen and put a metta redirect in it.

<META HTTP-EQUIV="Refresh" Content="10; URL=http://main.html">

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by:snicoll72
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Thanks Dagon ! :-)
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