Fullscreen with Javascript

Posted on 1999-01-24
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
I have no Problem to open a Browser-Window at a fixed size.
How can I open a fullscreen-window with java script.
Should work for IE4 and Netscape 4.
Question by:da2121

Accepted Solution

rafistern earned 100 total points
ID: 1859174
In IE4+ you can use the parameter "fullscreen=1" to open a window taht will full screen to cover the entire screen (like hitting f11) with no window borders.

To full screen a regular window in IE4 do:


or set in the open() command:


In NS4 you cannot get the screen dimensions.


Author Comment

ID: 1859175
Thanks for your reply

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