Popup script when person leaves URL

I want a script to pop UP a window when someone leaves a web page.

For example if someone is at www.rowby.com/index.html and goes to ANY other URL then the popup window appears.

I guess this has to be javascript, but perhaps there is a more stable non javascript based perl solution -- in case someone has javascript turned of.  HOWEVER if it needs to be javascript, then that's okay.

I guess this is a simple question. If not, let me know and I'll increase the points.

Thanks

Rowby
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Rowby GorenAsked:
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GorGor1Connect With a Mentor Commented:
you can also include a noscript tag in your main window that alerts the user that the page will not function properly if he has javascript turned off.

<noscript>
Please enable javascript!<br>
</noscript>

It works with most new browsers
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amandeepCommented:
rowby,

This is certainly a javascript solution. What u can do is, modify the html page and put the onUnLoad event to the BODY tag.

<body onUnLoad="popupFunction()">

The popupFunction() can be defined as

<SCRIPT language='javascript'>
function popupFunction() {
   alert("Thank You for visiting My WebSite!");
}
</SCRIPT>

Instead of the 'alert' above, you can place ur own code.

Aman.
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Rowby GorenAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the solution(s).  I'll keep this question live or a day or so in case there are other comments -- and then award the points.

ROwby
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Rowby GorenAuthor Commented:
Sorry it took so long to award the points!  I forgot about this one!

Rowby
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brunoCommented:
all set on this one Rowby?
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Rowby GorenAuthor Commented:
Thanks!

Rowby
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