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Hiding menubar


From a php file, I want to open another php file, with embedded html, in the same window
but menubar is to be hidden when this file is opened.

Maybe I should put it this way: whenever this php file is opened, the browser menubar is to be hidden.

i know that menubar can be hidden if a new window is opened. I wonder if the above can be done.

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Richard QuadlingSenior Software DeverloperCommented:
PHP and menubars are not directly linked.

Are you opening a new window and the menubar is showing?

If so, this is a JavaScript issue.


<script language="JavaScript"><!--
open("", "messageWindow", "height=200,width=200");

Will open a window with no menu/scroll/anything.

If you want to remove the title then you have to use signed scripts (never done that so, not too sure).

This is from the JS1.3 help documentation from Netscape Developerment.

windowFeatures is an optional string containing a comma-separated list of options for the new window (do not include any spaces in this list). After a window is open, you cannot use JavaScript to change the windowFeatures.

Basically, you cannot hide the bar in code once it is present within the window.


Richard Quadling.


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