Posted on 2004-03-27
I've got a child popup window which performs a duty and then closes itself after refreshing the parent / opener window. The parent window happens to be quite large, and when the page gets refreshed it automatically goes to the top of the page. I'd like it to stay where the user was last looking. (like how IE performs a refresh when clicking the button).
It seems like there would be a simple answer, but perhaps not. Maybe it needs to track where the user was last scrolled to and then envoke the scrollTo(); function. I'm not sure. I need help! Please let me know your thoughts. Here's the code I'm using currently. It's quite simple.