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Posted on 2002-05-31
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Question by:Bob Stone
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by:knightEknight
ID: 7047598
add an alert as shown below ... what does it reveal for that link?

<SCRIPT language='javascript'>
var mainpage=location.search.substring(1);
alert(mainpage);
if ( mainpage != "" )
setTimeout('top.main2.location=mainpage',100);
else
setTimeout('top.main2.location="main.htm"',100);
</script>

also, I would move this entire section below the last </frameset> tag to avoid timing issues.
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b1xml2 earned 100 total points
ID: 7048451
The answer is this:

<SCRIPT language='javascript'>
var mainpage=location.search.substring(1) + location.hash;
if ( mainpage != "" )
setTimeout('top.main2.location = mainpage',100);
else
setTimeout('top.main2.location="main.htm"',100);
</script>

You are not getting the hash value by using the search property. By using the location.hash, you will get if any the hash value inclusive of the pound sign #.

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by:Bob Stone
ID: 7051274
Works great! Thanks =o)
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by:b1xml2
ID: 7051314
thanks =)
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