troubleshooting Question

object required error when call javascript function

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In my asp page, there are 2 frames, defined like this:

<frameset cols="388*,395" frameborder="NO" border="0" framespacing="0" rows="*">
  <frame name="leftFrm" id="leftFrm" scrolling="NO" noresize src="EditProfile1.asp?merchantid=<%=Request.QueryString("merchantid")%>&fname=<%=Request.QueryString("fname")%>&lname=<%=Request.QueryString("lname")%>">
  <frame name="rightFrm" id="rightFrm" scrolling="NO"  noresize src="editprofile2.asp?<%=Request.QueryString%>">

in EditProfile1.asp (in left frame), there is a javascript function defined like this:

function Movebox(fbox,tbox) {
for(var i=0; i<fbox.options.length; i++) {
if(fbox.options[i].selected && fbox.options[i].value != "") {
tbox.options.length = tbox.options.length + 1;
tbox.options[tbox.options.length-1].text = fbox.options[i].text;
tbox.options[tbox.options.length-1].value = fbox.options[i].value;

There is button in the left frame:
<input type="button" name="btnAdd" id="btnAdd" onclick="movebox(document.form1.DeptNames,parent.rightFrm.document.form1.Profiles)" value=">">      

document.form1.DeptNames is a listbox in left frame, parent.rightFrm.document.form1.Profiles is another listbox in right frame.

when I click the button and call the movebox javascript function, I always got an "object required" error. This same function used to work fine in my another asp page.

help! Thanks a lot.

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