Handle print dialog box

Hi,

Is it possible to make print dialog box modal? Without clicking on OK or Cancel, User should not be allowed to navigate further.

Thanks in advance.

surkhAsked:
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damianoskyConnect With a Mentor Commented:
For what I know, there is no way to change the state of the dialogs in MSIE and/or Netscape.

In any case, remember that the behaviour is different according to browser version and type, so a solution which works on MSIE 5.x may not be right for 4.x or Netscape equivalent. Nescape 6.0 is an clear example: what goes on Netscape 4.x is not alway supported on Netscape 6...

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jcs_clementCommented:
Is is what u are looking for ?

<html>
<script>
function callfun(){
    x = confirm("Do u want to continue ?")
    if(x){
          alert(" do something " )
       }
    else{
          alert( "do something else " )
      }
}
</script>
<body>
<input type="button" value="click" OnClick="callfun()">
</body>
</html>

rgds
jcs
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jcs_clementCommented:
Or is it something to do with the print dialog box
This one can do it is IE 4.0

<html>
<head>
<SCRIPT Language="Javascript">
function printit(){
   var WebBrowser = '<OBJECT ID="WebBrowser1" WIDTH=0 HEIGHT=0 CLASSID="CLSID:8856F961-340A-11D0-A96B-00C04FD705A2"></OBJECT>';
   document.body.insertAdjacentHTML('beforeEnd', WebBrowser);
   WebBrowser1.ExecWB(6, 2);//Use a 1 vs. a 2 for a prompting dialog box    
  // WebBrowser1.outerHTML = "";
}
</script>
</head>
<body>
This is a print test.
<form>
<input type=button value="Print this Page" name="Print" onClick="printit()">
</form>
</body>
</html>
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jcs_clementCommented:
Or is it something to do with the print dialog box
This one can do it is IE 4.0

<html>
<head>
<SCRIPT Language="Javascript">
function printit(){
   var WebBrowser = '<OBJECT ID="WebBrowser1" WIDTH=0 HEIGHT=0 CLASSID="CLSID:8856F961-340A-11D0-A96B-00C04FD705A2"></OBJECT>';
   document.body.insertAdjacentHTML('beforeEnd', WebBrowser);
   WebBrowser1.ExecWB(6, 2);//Use a 1 vs. a 2 for a prompting dialog box    
  // WebBrowser1.outerHTML = "";
}
</script>
</head>
<body>
This is a print test.
<form>
<input type=button value="Print this Page" name="Print" onClick="printit()">
</form>
</body>
</html>
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