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Hello, I have an inline frame (iframe) at the bottom of the page, on the top of the page i have a combo box, i want to make an onclick on one of the combo boxes that would change the destination in the iframe, if you can do this please let me know.


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<select onchange="window.frames['iframeName'].src = this.value;">
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<script>
function changeDest()
  {
  var newDest = document.tf.cBox.options[document.tf.cBox.selectedIndex].text;
  myIFrame.location.href = "http://"+newDest+"/";
  }
</script>

<form name="tf">
<select name="cBox" onChange="changeDest()">
  <option>www.google.com</option>
  <option>www.yahoo.com</option>
  <option>www.experts-exchange.com</option>
</select>
</form>

<iframe src="about:blank" height="200" width="600" name="myIFrame"></iframe>
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I like jaysolomon's way, but I changed it to:

<select onChange="window.frames['myIFrame'].location.href = this.options[selectedIndex].text;">
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