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ASP.NET (closing popup window & passing session variable)

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I have an .aspx page (main.aspx) with a button that opens up a popup window (popup.aspx) using the code below.

Private Sub btnOK_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnOK.Click

            Dim popupScript As String = "<script language='javascript'>" & _
             "window.open('popup.aspx', 'CustomPopUp', " & _
             "'width=640, height=470, menubar=no, resizable=no, scrollbars=no')" & _
             "</script>"
            RegisterStartupScript("PopupScript", popupScript)
End Sub

Here is my question.

The popup window is a survey where the user answers some questions. (True/False & multiple choice). I have some code that builds a string of characters based upon the responses. String consists of 1's, 2's 3's, & 4's and is held in a session variable.

When the survey is complete, I would like to close window (popup.aspx) and pass this session variable back to (main.aspx).

Any suggestions or answers on the best way to do this?

Thanks,
Mike
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