?
Solved

Static frames

Posted on 1999-11-08
4
Medium Priority
?
233 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-24
I am using a frameset to create a static table of contents to the left of each page within my website.This is mainly for navigation. I created a hompage with frames assuming that a visitor will always access my site from the home page.

Is this true?
If not do i have to create each page with frames to accomodate for visitors entering my site at variour locations.
0
Comment
Question by:p_rajnauth
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:p_rajnauth
ID: 2191401
I am using full Frontpage 97
0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
prosit earned 400 total points
ID: 2191865
No of course not.

What you want is exactly what you should do if you want a static frame with a menu to choose from.

What you do is creating a 'frames-page' that contains a link to the pages you want to show.  Naturally this page is the index.html or default.html, which is the page called when accessing your homepage.

BUT it's still POSSIBLE to access you page through other pages, but they would have to know the file name iof you disabled directory browsing.

tax
0
 

Author Comment

by:p_rajnauth
ID: 2192133
just to ensure i have it correct.

Am i correct then in creating just one frames-page . This i will set as my home page . All other pages will be accessed via this page .
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:prosit
ID: 2192141
Yes you are correct.  The homepage is the one that contains the frames as shown here:

<html>
<head>
</head>
<frameset framespacing="0" border="0" cols="188,*" frameborder="0">
  <frame name="contents" target="main" src="mainIdx.htm" scrolling="auto" noresize>
  <frame name="main" src="rightmain.htm" scrolling="auto" target="_self">
  <noframes>
  <body bgcolor="#000000" text="#FFFFFF">

  <p><b><font face="Arial">Sorry!&nbsp;&nbsp; These pages use Frames, and your
  browser does not support them!</font></b></p>
  <p><b><font face="Arial">Please download a browser that does, like the ones
  below!</font></b></p>
  <table border="1" width="100%">
    <tr>
      <td width="50%" align="center"><a href="http://www.microsoft.com/windows/ie/" target="_blank"><img border="0" src="images/Misc/IE5Logo.gif" WIDTH="250" HEIGHT="60"></a></td>
      <td width="50%" align="center"><a href="http://www.netscape.com/computing/download/index.html?cp=hom07tdow" target="_blank"><img border="0" src="images/Misc/communicator_banner.gif" WIDTH="104" HEIGHT="34"></a></td>
    </tr>
  </table>
  <p>&nbsp;</p>
  <p>&nbsp;</p>

  </body>
  </noframes>
</frameset>

</html>

taxman
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

When setting up new project requests for our site, one of the most powerful tools our team has available to use is Axure (http://www.axure.com/). It’s a tool for creating software and web prototypes that can function and interact as if it were the a…
Introduction In this tutorial, I'll explain how to create an animated progress meter in a wireframe prototype developed using Axure RP 7.0 - a leading prototyping tool for designing web sites and software. (For more information about Axure and gett…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to integrate Mailchimp with Facebook. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC. Mailchimp and Facebook will be used. Log into your Mailchimp account. : Click on your name. Go to Account Setti…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to integrate Mailchimp with WordPress, by placing a Mailchimp signup form on a WordPress Page or Post. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC. Mailchimp will be used. Log into your Mailchi…
Suggested Courses

601 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question